Fellowships in India

Chevening Fellowships in India

Chevening Fellowships are awarded to talented mid-career professionals who have already demonstrated their capacity to lead and influence. Chevening Fellows are active in their field or subject and are looking to further enhance and expand their knowledge, skills, and expertise by spending time in the UK on a fully-funded short course or research project.

Applications for all fellowships close at 12 GMT (midday UK time) on their advertised deadline.

The following fellowships are currently closed for applications:​

  • Chevening Clore Fellowship
  • ​Chevening Cyber Security India Fellowship 
  • Chevening Financial Services Fellowship
  • Chevening Gurukul Fellowship for Leadership and Excellence
  • Chevening Parliamentarians Fellowship
  • Chevening Research Science and Innovation Leadership Fellowship (CRISP) 
  • Chevening South Asia Journalism Programme Fellowship 
     

India

SEARCHING FOR SCHOLARSHIPS? Find out more about Chevening Scholarships in India.

How to apply

Applications for Chevening Fellowships can be submitted using the Chevening online application system, available through the 'apply' button on this page.

Prior to starting your application for a Chevening Fellowship please ensure you have the following ready:

Essential:

  • Two references to be provided in a letter format and written in English
  • Valid passport/national ID card
  • University transcripts (undergraduate, postgraduate)

Please note that only documents in PDF format can be uploaded and documents cannot be over 5MB in size.

Optional:

  • English language (if already met the requirements) 

You can submit your initial application without the optional document and upload them to your application at a later date. 

Application guidance

It is recommended that you read the guidance below to help you submit an eligible application.

Partners

Chevening is funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and partner organisations. Our partners contribute to Chevening in various ways, helping us to develop talented individuals from across the globe who will go on to be future leaders and decision makers.

All of our partners are like-minded organisations, who have a real passion and desire to enhance the lives of people from all corners of the earth. Find out more about them, and why they have committed to supporting Chevening in your country by reading their profiles:

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