Applications of Chevening Scholarship 2020-21 now open
Hyderabad: The application window for Chevening Scholarship and Fellowship programmes for the year 2020-21 is now open and applications are invited for both the one-year masters, and the shorter fellowship programmes.
Chevening Scholarships offer full financial support for one year to candidates applying for a Master’s degree at any UK university – covering nearly 12,000 courses from more than 150 universities.
Chevening Fellowships run for 8 weeks to 12 weeks and offer professional development and networking opportunities in specified thematic areas, including science and innovation, cyber security, journalism, and financial services.
Dr. Andrew Fleming, Deputy High Commissioner to Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, said Chevening offers a unique and exciting opportunity to the most brilliant minds of India to come and study in the UK. “India’s Chevening country programme is the largest in the world and has produced more than 3,000 scholars and fellows since 1983,” he said.
“The Indian Chevening Alumni network greatly strengthen the living bridge between UK and India, sharing the best of what our two countries have to offer,” Dr.Fleming said adding, “I encourage ambitious young leaders and experienced professionals to apply from the twin Telugu states to utilise this opportunity that will provide them with a world-class experience and a global exposure”.