Chevening Scholarship (2018)

Chevening is the UK government's international awards scheme aimed at developing global leaders. Funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations, Chevening offers two types of award - Chevening Scholarships and Chevening Fellowships - the recipients of which are personally selected by British Embassies and High Commissions throughout the world.

Chevening offers a unique opportunity for future leaders, influencers, and decision-makers from all over the world to develop professionally and academically, network extensively, experience UK culture, and build lasting positive relationships with the UK.

Type of award

Postgraduate Masters


100% international student tuition fees, living expenses and flight (economy)


To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

  • be a citizen of a Chevening-eligible country
  • have an undergraduate degree
  • have at least two years' work experience
  • have received an unconditional offer on an eligible Masters by July 2018 (it is possible to apply for the scholarship before receiving an offer of a place)
  • meet the Chevening English language requirement by July 2018
  • return to your country of citizenship for a minimum of two years after your award has ended

Check the full Chevening eligibility criteria


7 November 2017 23:59 (GMT)

How to apply

Find out how to apply for the Chevening Scholarship

Contact us

Chevening contact form


Chevening Timetable


At level(s):
PG (taught)

Application deadline:
7 November 2017 23:59 (GMT)
the deadline has now expired


The award is available to people from these specific countries: