Applications are invited for Chevening Scholarship Programme for India 2022-23 for the Master’s Degree Course in the UK. The last date of application is 2 November.
About Chevening Scholarship
The Chevening Scholarship is an international scholarship scheme that enables students with leadership qualities from over 160 countries and territories to undertake postgraduate study or courses in universities in the United Kingdom. Funding for the scheme comes from the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office and its partner organisations.
Chevening is the UK government’s international scholarships programme. Funded by the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office and partner organisations, we offer awards to study in the UK for one year on a fully-funded master’s degree course.
Successful Chevening candidates come from a diverse range of countries and backgrounds, but they all demonstrate the passion, vision and skills needed to shape a better world.
- Full University Tuition Fees
- An Enough Monthly Stipend
- Airfare Travel Costs to and from the UK
- An Arrival Allowance
- A Homeward Departure Allowance
- The cost of One Visa Application
- A travel grant to attend Chevening events in the UK
- Chevening will Pay the Quarantine cost if Booked by Diversity Travel.
- Free COVID-19 vaccination (If applicable).
Click here for information on eligible courses for Chevening Scholarship.
The types of work experience that are eligible for Chevening can include:
- Full-time employment
- Part-time employment
- Voluntary work
- Paid or unpaid internships
Work experience can be completed before, during, or after graduating from your undergraduate studies, however, any mandatory employment that counted towards your undergraduate or postgraduate course would not be eligible.
- You do not need to meet the work experience requirement in one period of employment.
- Applicants can submit up to fifteen different employment periods in order to meet the requirement.
- If you have held more than fifteen positions then please enter the periods which make up the greatest number of hours worked.
- If you are currently employed, it is not a requirement of Chevening that you resign from your position. You are advised to discuss your application with your employer and it is your responsibility to ensure that they will release you if you are selected for a Chevening Scholarship. You can refer them to the employers page on the website. The British embassy/high commission or the Chevening Secretariat cannot intervene in this.
All Chevening applicants must submit their education documents, references, and one unconditional UK university offer. The deadlines for these required documents are in the Chevening application timeline (mentioned above). Use the ‘update my application’ button above to upload them.
If you are conditionally selected for a Chevening Scholarship, it is essential that you submit these documents in order to remain in the process.
Click here for the official page of Chevening Scholarship (India).
- Application Opening Date: August 3, 2021
- Application Closing Date: November 2, 2021 at 12:00 GMT (midday UK time)
- Applications Sifting against Eligibility Criteria: November 3, 2021
- Reading Committee Assignments: Mid-November to December 2021
- Shortlisting of applicants for Interview: Early to Mid-February 2022
- References and Education Documents Deadline: February to Late-April 2022
- Interviews: 28 February to 29 April 2022
- Results: From Early June 2022
- Offer Deadline: July 14, 2022
- Studies Begin in the UK: September/October 2022
As Chevening Scholarships are fully-funded, your award includes the following:
- university tuition fees
- a monthly stipend
- travel costs to and from the UK
- an arrival allowance
- a homeward departure allowance
- the cost of one visa application
- a travel grant to attend Chevening events in the UK
Click here to view the official notification of Chevening Scholarship Programme for India 2022-23 for Master’s Degree Course in the UK.
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