Who can apply for a Chevening Fellowship?

Chevening Fellowships are aimed at mid-career professionals who have reached a position of influence and want to increase their knowledge, networks, and potential through tailored short courses, research, or professional placements at UK institutions.

Fellows are often people of significant standing in their home countries and will usually have completed some element(s) of higher education already.

Chevening Fellowship programmes typically have varying eligibility requirements. Information about programme-specific eligibility requirements can be found on individual fellowship programme pages.

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Work experience requirements for individuals applying for a Chevening Fellowship.