The Chevening Scholarships 2024 present an exceptional chance for Pakistani students to study a master’s degree at a prominent UK university with full funding. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office of the UK is providing these scholarships, which cover all major expenses for a year of study and living in the UK.
The Chevening Scholarships are given to people with leadership potential from all around the world to enroll in a one-year master’s program at a UK university in any subject. The Chevening Fellowships and the Chevening Scholarships are the two categories of prizes. Every year, about 50 scholarships are given to students from Pakistan.
UK Universities For Chevening Scholarship
The Chevening Scholarship allows students to study at their choice of over 45 highly prestigious universities across the United Kingdom. Applicants can select from a diverse list of top institutions that partner with the Chevening program.
Some of the most popular options that prior scholars have opted for include the:
- University of Birmingham
- Bangor University
- Birkbeck University of London
- Bournemouth University
- Brunel University
- Cardiff University
- Imperial College London
- University of Nottingham
Since a wide range of reputable universities are included in the scholarship program, students have the freedom to choose the academic path that best suits their interests and professional aspirations. Students who are interested in specializing in technology, business, law, the sciences, or the humanities can discover the programs they choose at internationally renowned UK universities thanks to this scholarship.
Benefits of the Chevening Scholarship
The Chevening Award provides:
- University tuition fees
- Monthly stipend for living expenses
- Travel costs to and from the UK
- Arrival allowance
- The cost of one visa application
- Travel grants to attend Chevening events in the UK
The stipend amounts to 368064.63 rupees to 552096.95 rupees per month, aimed at covering reasonable costs.
Eligibility Criteria for Pakistani Students
To be eligible, you must:
- Be a Pakistani citizen and return to Pakistan after the scholarship period
- Have an undergraduate degree with a minimum of 2:1 honors
- Have at least two years of full-time professional work experience
- Apply for a one-year taught master’s program starting in autumn 2024
- Receive an unconditional offer from a UK university before applying
- Academic transcripts
- Two references
- English language proficiency scores (IELTS/PTE)
- Unconditional admission offer letter from a UK university
- Written application including career plan
How to Apply
- Apply online through the Chevening website
- Select three eligible course choices at different UK universities
- Submit all required documents by the deadline
You can apply for the 2024-2025 scholarships from 12th September 2023 till 7th November 2023. Only online applications are accepted.
Around 50 scholarships are awarded to Pakistani students every year. Popular fields of study include business, public policy, politics, law, science, and technology.
The Chevening Scholarships present an outstanding chance for ambitious Pakistani students to study at top UK universities. With full financial support and placement opportunities, this can be a life-changing experience.