Chevening in partnership with Cardiff are announcing awards to undertake one year master program. A Chevening Award includes full tuition fees for chosen course at Cardiff; country fee caps do not apply. The top ten successful candidates will be offered a partnership award. Students will also receive the same allowance and stipend package as a main Chevening Award. The application deadline is 15 November.
Study Subject(s): Awards are available to study any of the courses offered by the Cardiff University.
Course Level: Awards are open for pursuing masters degree program at Cardiff University.
Scholarship Provider: Chevening and Cardiff University
The award can be taken at: UK
–Be a citizen of a eligible country, and intend to return there for a minimum of 2 years after your Chevening Award has finished.
-Hold a degree that is equivalent to at least an upper-second class (2:1) honours degree in the UK before applying.
-Have completed at least two years’ work experience before applying. This can include voluntary work and paid or unpaid internships.
-Meet the Chevening English language requirement by 15 July 2015.
-Apply to three different eligible UK university courses (unless otherwise specified in your award category). For further information visit ‘what courses should I apply to?’
-Not hold British citizenship or dual British citizenship, unless you are a citizen of a British Overseas Territory or hold BN(O) and are applying from Hong Kong.
-Not have previously studied in the UK under a UK government-funded scholarship.
-Not be an employee, relative of employee, or former employee (since July 2012) of Her Majesty’s Government (including British Embassies/High Commissions, the Department for International Development, the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, UK Trade and Investment, the Ministry of Defence and the Home Office), the British Council, a partner, a sponsoring UK university, or a staff member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities.
Open for International Students: Students of Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, DPRK, DR Congo, Eastern Caribbean, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia & Djibouti, Ghana, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Indonesia, Israel, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestinian Territories, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Russia, Rwanda, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, The Gambia, Trinidad & Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Ukraine, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia and Zimbabwe can apply for these Chevening awards.
Description: Chevening is proud to partner with Cardiff University to co-fund ten Chevening/Cardiff Partnership Awards available to candidates from a selection of countries. These particular awards are being offered in addition to the main Chevening Awards. The top ten successful candidates will be offered a partnership award and all other successful candidates will receive a Chevening Award through the main programme. Cardiff University also welcomes candidates from all other Chevening-eligible countries to apply to study at Cardiff through the main Chevening programme.
Number of award(s): Ten Chevening/Cardiff Partnership Awards are available to candidates.
Duration of award(s): These Chevening awards are offered for one-year.
What does it cover? A Chevening/Cardiff Partnership Award includes full tuition fees for your chosen course at Cardiff; country fee caps do not apply. You will also receive the same allowance and stipend package as a main Chevening Award. As a Chevening/Cardiff Partnership Award recipient, you will stand to benefit from an expanding suite of unique networking and engagement opportunities offered by Cardiff University and other Chevening Partners.
Selection Criteria: Not Known
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 15 November.