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UK's Chevening scholarships for 2018-19 announced

UK's Chevening scholarships for 2018-19 announced

Sep 10, 2017 - 16:55

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Chevening Secretariat has announced accepting applications for UK government scholarships for studies in Britain in 2018/2019, a statement from the British embassy said on Sunday.

The statement said applications for Chevening Scholarships were open between 7 August and 7 November 2017, with applications to be submitted via

Chevening scholarships are awarded to individuals with demonstrable leadership potential who also have strong academic backgrounds. The scholarship offers full financial support for future leaders to study for any eligible master’s degree at any UK university whilst gaining access to a wide range of exclusive academic, professional, and cultural events.

There are more than 1,500 scholarships on offer globally for the 2018/2019 academic year, representing a significant investment from the UK Government towards developing the leaders of tomorrow.

“This year, we are also offering places at the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies (OCIS), which is an academic research fellowship aimed at encouraging an understanding of the culture and civilization of Islam and contemporary Muslim societies.”