Chevening Scholarships- LSE Ongoing

Awarded By: London School of Economics and Political Science
Updated on Dec 22, 2023
Rekha Madi
Rekha Madi
University Research Analyst
Course: Masters
Deadline: Nov 7, 2023
Amount: GBP 32,208

Scholarship Overview

Chevening offers fully funded scholarships and fellowships to individuals with ideas to create positive change.

Chevening Scholarships is awarded for pursuing all Masters programs at London School of Economics and Political Science. Below listed are some of the programs:

  • Master of Science in Statistics (Financial Statistics)
  • Master of Science In Statistics
  • Master of Science in Quantitative Methods for Risk Management
  • Master of Science in Economics
  • Master of Science in Management and Strategy
  • Master of Science in Economics and Management

Applicable course, university, and country

This scholarship is applicable for all Master’s Degree programmes from London School of Economics and Political Science in the United Kingdom. Some of the programmes are listed below:

  • Master of Science in Statistics (Financial Statistics)
  • Master of Science in Statistics
  • Master of Science in Quantitative Methods for Risk Management
  • Master of Science in Economics
  • Master of Science in Management and Strategy
  • Master of Science in Economics and Management
  • Master of Science in Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
  • Master of Science in Risk and Finance
  • Master of Science in Finance and Economics
  • Master of Science in Finance and Economics (Research)
  • Master of Science in Management of Information Systems and Digital Innovation
  • Master of Science in City Design and Social Science

Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: Pound 32,208 => Rs 32,16,935
Conversion rate used: 1 Pound = Rs. 102.63
Scholarship amount will be given: One Time

Scholarship amount can be used for:

Type of Expense Indicates if the scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Application × Not covered in scholarship
Tuition & Fees ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense × Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation × Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this
Spouse/Child Care × Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover × Not covered in scholarship
Others ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this

Eligible student nationality

This scholarship is applicable for students from India, Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Canada, Malaysia, Switzerland, Russia, United Arab Emirates, Norway, Japan, Thailand, Armenia, Fiji, China, South Korea, Mauritius, Ukraine, South Africa, Philippines, Bangladesh, Monaco, Nepal, Georgia, Hong Kong, Turkey, Bahrain, Barbados, Guyana, Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, American Samoa, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Antarctica, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Cuba, Curacao, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, French Polynesia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Guatemala, Guernsey, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, Iceland, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Isle of Man, Israel, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jersey, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Macao, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands Antilles, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Northern Mariana Islands, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Pitcairn, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Reunion, Rwanda, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sint Maarten, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, U.S. Virgin Islands, Uganda, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Sahara, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

Appication Process for this scholarship

Application Process:

  • Applications must be submitted online via the Chevening website:
  • Applicants can choose 3 different UK universities to seek admission with the scholarship
  • All applicants who wish to be considered for an award at London School of Economics are encouraged to select their college as their first preference in their Chevening application

Scholarship Application:

This scholarship needs a separate external application.

Important Dates & FAQ info:

Info Date
Scholarship Deadline 07-November-2023
Scholarship Decision date June-2024
FAQ Link:

Scholarship Eligibility


  • Applicant must not have previously studied in the UK with funding from a UK Government-funded scholarship
  • Applicant must have an undergraduate degree. This is typically equivalent to an upper second-class 2:1 honors degree in the UK
  • Applicants have at least two years (equivalent to 2,800 hours) of work experience
  • Applicants must apply to three different eligible UK university courses and have received an unconditional offer from one of these choices by the deadline listed on the application timeline

Exams Details:

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
IELTS Required (7.0 with min score of 6.5 in each section)
PTE Required (69 with min score of 62 in each component)
12th Required
UG Required
Interview Required
Work experience Required(minimum of 2 years)


Scholarship Restriction:

  • Must return to home country after course completion
  • Applicant must return to his/her country of citizenship for a minimum of two years after the award has ended

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Frequently Asked Questions

The frequently asked questions about the scholarship are:

Can I apply for a Chevening Scholarship if I have previously taken up an offer of a Chevening Fellowship?

If you have previously received UK Government funding through a Chevening Fellowship, you will only be eligible to apply for a Chevening Scholarship award after a period of five years following the completion of your Chevening Fellowship.

Where can I find guidance for the online application system?
Guidance for the online application system including common queries can be found on our OAS technical issues page.

What education documents do I need to upload as part of my Chevening application?
Applicants can upload either their degree certificate or degree transcript, as long as it is an official document from your university that proves your degree and grade. We require the original documents which do not need to be translated into English.

Can I stay in the UK once my scholarship has ended?
Our terms and conditions require all scholars to return to their country/territory of award for a period of two years immediately following the completion of their award.

I need to request a change in my application to my name, date of birth, citizenship, or address. How do I do this?
If your query is regarding an issue that will not prevent you from submitting your application (e.g. a spelling error in your name, an incorrect date of birth, an incorrect country of residence), this may be dealt with after the application window has closed. Please ensure that you submit your application as soon as possible.