Chevening Scholarships- University of Oxford (MSc in Psychological Research)

Awarded By: University of Oxford in UK
Updated on Jan 17, 2024
University Research Analyst
Course: Masters
Deadline: Nov 7, 2023
Amount: Pound 26,940
United KingdomUK

Scholarship Overview

Chevening Scholarships is awarded for pursuing MSc in Psychological Research at University of Oxford. A student can get a maximum amount of GBP 26940 and the scholarship amount will be given one time only. The scholarship amount can be used for paying tuition, travel, airfare and others. To be eligible for the award, applicants must have completed their Bachelor degree and passed the 12th grade. To be eligible for this award, international students must take English proficiency tests such as IELTS.

Applicable course, university, and country

This scholarship is applicable for Masters Degree
This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in University of Oxford in UK

  • MSc in Psychological Research
  • Applicable to all 1 year Master programs

Scholarship amount details

Scholarship amount covers:
University tuition fees
A monthly stipend
Travel costs to and from the UK
An arrival allowance
A homeward departure allowance
The cost of one visa application
A travel grant to attend Chevening events in the UK.
University tuition fees.
A monthly stipend.
Travel costs to and from the UK.
An arrival allowance.
A homeward departure allowance.
The cost of one visa application.
A travel grant to attend Chevening events in the UK.
Conversion rate used: 1 Pound = Rs. 105.27 (last updated 3rd January 2024)

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
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
Application × Not covered in scholarship
Others ? Scholarship amount can be used for this

Number of students to be awarded:

Eligible student nationality

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 for this scholarship:

  • LOR: 2 Reference letters are recommended The referee should be people who can comment on applicants general suitability to receive a Chevening Award Referees should be known to applicant, either in an academic or professional capacity They should not be a relative or close personal friend

Reference should cover the following:

  • How long have you known the applicant?
  • In what capacity do you know the applicant? (eg professional, educational, supervisory, voluntary, religious)
  • When you last had regular contact with the applicant
  • A brief overall endorsement of the applicant, including their:
  • Skills in leadership and networking
  • Personal, intellectual, and interpersonal qualities
  • Ability to complete a demanding academic programme in the UK
  • 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 University of Oxford are encouraged to select Oxford as their first preference in their Chevening application

Application Documents:

Type of documents Indicates if this type of document is required to be submitted
LOR Required

Scholarship Application:This scholarship needs a separate external application.
Important Dates & FAQ info:

Info Date
Application start date September 12, 2023
Application final end date November 07, 2023
Reading Committee Assessment Not Available
Applicant Shortlisted for Interviews Not Available
References and Education Documents Deadline Not Available
Interviews April 26, 2024
Results July 11, 2024
"Offer Deadline " Not Available
FAQ Link

Additional InformationReading Committee Assessment: Mid-November To December 2023; Applicant Shortlisted for Interviews: Early to Mid-February 2024; References and Education Documents Deadline: FEBRUARY 2024

Scholarship Eligibility

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 honours degree in the UK
  • IELTS: 75 with min score of 70 in each section (as required by university)
  • Work Experience: Min 2 yrs required It can be-
  • Full-time employment
  • Part-time employment
  • Voluntary work
  • Paid or unpaid internships
  • Work experience can be completed before, during, or after graduating from undergraduate studies
  • Interview: Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview The interview will be in the city where the British Embassy or High Commission has a representation
  • The interview will be a competency-based panel assessment conducted in English Applicants will be asked a series of questions discussing some of the information they provided in the application form The panel will ask questions that will enable applicants to explain his/her personal and professional aspirations, and how Chevening can facilitate their achievement of these goals Applicants course choices will also be discussed and they will be asked to provide an update on their applications

Special RestrictionsMust 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 endedExams Details

Exam Name Indicates if the exam is required and the cutoff (if any)
IELTS Required (minimum score 7.5)
12 Required
UG Required (minimum score 60.0%)
Work Experience Required (minimum 2 years)
Interview Required

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Frequently Asked Questions

The frequently asked questions about the scholarship are:

Who can apply for the Scholarship?
The scholarship is applicable to students from various countries.

What is the minimum Qualification Required?
The students must have completed their bachelor’s education from a recognized institution.

What is the procedure for applying?
This scholarship needs a separate external application.

What are the documents required for filling the forms?
Official transcripts.

What is the duration of the Scholarship?
One Time