Chevening is the UK Government’s international scholarships programme aimed at developing global leaders. Funded by the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office and partner organisations, Chevening scholarships are awarded to outstanding professionals from South Africa and beyond to pursue a one-year master’s degree in any subject at any UK university.
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Chevening provides fully-funded scholarships, leaving recipients free to focus on achieving their professional goals and enjoying the experience of a lifetime. Chevening Scholars will live and study in the UK for a year, during which time they will develop professionally and academically, network extensively, experience UK culture, and build lasting positive relationships with the UK. The scholarship covers:
There is a fee cap applied to MBA programmes that requires you to cover any additional cost over £18,000.
Applications for Chevening Scholarships can only be submitted using the Chevening online application system.
The process of selecting Chevening Scholars takes a minimum of eight months from the application deadline to when scholars are conditionally selected for an award.
For information about the application and selection process, visit the application timeline and frequently asked questions.