Application for Chevening Award Now Open for 2020/21 Session to Study in the UK.
Chevening Award is the UK government’s international awards programme aimed at developing global leaders since 1983.
We are pleased to announce that applications for two Chevening Award will open on 5 August 2019.
All Chevening Scholarship applications go through a number of stages throughout the application and selection process, and some of the key dates to be aware of for 2020/2021 applications are below.
Chevening Fellowships aim to support mid-career professionals already in positions of leadership and influence, to enhance and expand their knowledge, skills and expertise in the UK through dynamic training and professional development opportunities.
Chevening Award Details
- North London
- One(1) Year
All Chevening Scholarship applications go through a number of stages throughout the application and selection process. See image below.
A full Chevening Scholarship normally comprises:
- Payment of tuition fees
- Economy travel to and from your country of residence by an approved route for you only.
- An arrival allowance.
- The cost of an entry clearance (visa) application for you only.
- A departure allowance.
- A contribution of up to £75 for TB testing, where this is required.
- A travel top-up allowance.
- A monthly personal living allowance (stipend) to cover accommodation and living expenses. The monthly stipend will depend on whether you are studying inside or outside of London. These rates are subject to annual review. Stipend payments will be made to you on or around the 21st of the month for the following full month. Where you arrive in the UK or leave the UK partway through the month, the stipend for that month will be adjusted as appropriate.
- Scholarship worth £18,000
As Regards Terms and condition, full Award Benefits click HERE
Objective of Award
- Chevening Fellowships aim to support mid-career professionals already in positions of leadership and influence, to enhance and expand their knowledge, skills and expertise in the UK through dynamic training and professional development opportunities.
- To support foreign policy priorities and achieve FCO ( foreign and commonwealth office) objectives by creating lasting positive relationships with future leaders, influencers, and decision-makers. As a Chevening Scholar, there is a lot of information to take in regarding your award as well as living in the UK.
Who’s Eligible Chevening Award?
To be eligible for the Chevening Award you shall:
- Be a citizen of a Chevening-eligible country or territory.
- Return to your country of citizenship for a minimum of two years after your award has ended.
- Have completed all components of an undergraduate degree that will enable you to gain entry onto a postgraduate programme at a UK university
- Have at least two years of work experience.
Click HERE to view other Eligibility criteria
Countries Eligible for Chevening Award.
Eligible country have the chance to Partake in the chevening scholarship. the list of the countries as follow:
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, British Overseas Territories, Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic,
Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, DR Congo, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Falkland Islands, Fiji, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hong Kong, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo,
Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Libya, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Malaysia, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montserrat, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Palestinian Territories, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru,
Philippines, Pitcairn Island, Republic of Congo, Russia, Rwanda, Samoa, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, Southern Sudan, Sri Lanka, St Helena, St Kitts & Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent & Grenadines, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad & Tobago, Tonga, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Turks and Caicos, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Chevening Scholarships Application Guildline
There are proceedings that are required for applicants to be aware of while applying for the Chevening Award
a) English Language Test
You are free to take tests as many times as necessary to meet Chevening’s English language requirement. Please note that Chevening does not pay for costs associated with English language testing. You are responsible for booking and paying for costs associated with these tests.
Chevening accepts English language tests from five providers:
- Academic IELTS
- Pearson PTE Academic
- TOEFL iBT
- C1 Advanced (formerly Cambridge English Advanced [CAR])
- Trinity ISE (B2)
The English language test must have been taken from one of these providers on or after 1 October 2018. If you do not already have an existing eligible test certificate, it is your responsibility to ensure that you have booked a test date so that you can obtain the required results.
Chevening English Score Required:
Overall score of 6.5 with a minimum score in each component of:
Listening 5.5, Reading 5.5, Speaking 5.5, Writing 5.5,
Pearson PTE Academic
Overall score of 58 with a minimum score in each component of:
Listening 42, Reading 42, Speaking 42, Writing 42.
Overall score of 79 with a minimum score in each component of:
Listening 17, Reading 18, Speaking 20, Writing 17.
Overall score of 176 with a minimum score in each component of:
Listening 162, Reading 162, Speaking 162, Writing162
Trinity ISE II (B2)
Overall pass and minimum pass in each skill across both modules:
Listening 2, Reading 15, Speaking 8 Writing14
b) Work experience
Candidates must be sure they meet the minimum working experience for the award before applying for the Chevening scholarship. Chevening Award require that applicants have at least two years of work experience.
Application for Chevening Scholarship ends 5th November 2019
How To Apply
All Chevening applications must be submitted through our online application system. Follow application link below to apply