Yes, you will need to retake the test and meet the minimum criteria set by both the university and Chevening. The Chevening language requirement remains the same in 2020/2021, however you must confirm any changes that may have been made to the university’s language requirement for the course you applied for.
You are required to supply the contact details of two referees when you submit your application. If your application is progressed, you must upload two references to the online application system by 12:00 GMT on 25 February 2020. Read about what we require from your references. Please note, fellows who are shortlisted for programmes following […]
Yes. A waiver is only provided to applicants who are citizens of specific countries and for applicants that have undertaken their undergraduate course in a native English speaking country. For a full list visit the English language requirement page.
Yes, but only if this course is not offered at the university’s main campus. Applicants are encouraged to consider the wide range of high quality courses offered at universities across all regions of the UK. Awards will only be offered for a course at a London-based campus if this exact course is not available at […]
No. There is no upper age limit to be eligible for a Chevening Award.
Yes, all scholarship applicants must meet Chevening’s English language requirement unless they qualify for an exemption. For information about required scores, please visit our English language page.
No. Chevening Scholarships are available for study in the UK only. Short study visits outside the UK may sometimes be included as part of a course but please note that there are strict rules on this.
Yes, however you must wait five years after finishing your scholarship before you can apply for a fellowship. For example, a Chevening Alumnus who studied for a master’s degree in the UK between 2008 and 2009 will only be eligible to apply for a fellowship programme from 2014/2015.
Yes, you must achieve the minimum score for each band in order to meet Chevening’s English language requirement. For information about required test scores, please visit our English language page.
No. Chevening Scholarships are available for taught master’s degrees only.