To be eligible for a Chevening Scholarship, you should have an undergraduate degree that will enable you to gain entry onto a postgraduate programme at a UK university. This is typically equivalent to an upper second-class (2:1) honours degree in the UK. Please contact individual universities to check if your qualification meets their entry requirements.
Yes, you can apply to Chevening if you already have a master’s degree. Please check with your preferred universities to ensure you meet the other entry requirements for your chosen courses. Fellowship programmes may have additional requirements which you should check on the relevant programme page.
Yes, you can. However, if you have already received financial benefit from the UK government, you cannot apply for a Chevening Award.
No. Chevening Awards are aimed at graduates who have already acquired some work experience. You must have already graduated from your degree at the time of application.
No, you only need one unconditional offer to be eligible to receive a Chevening Scholarship.
No. Applicants must apply to the three university courses as early as possible and upload any unconditional offers they receive to the online application system.
No. You will need to apply directly to each of your chosen universities for your selected course(s).
You must contact your local British embassy or high commission to discuss this directly. It is at their discretion to agree alternative courses that may better reflect your new career focus.
No, you must contact the universities directly. It is your responsibility to ensure you receive an unconditional offer by the deadline.
No. If you do not get an offer from any of the courses confirmed at your interview, you will not be eligible for a Chevening Award. Please carefully consider your course choices before committing to them.