Sep 252009

Associated Press of Pakistan, 24th September 2009

The British Council has opened British Chevening Scholarship for enabling future leaders, decision-makers and opinion formers from around the world to become familiar with the UK to gain new skills, or update current professional skills. The last date for submission of forms is Sunday, October 4th 2009. The Chevening programme currently provides around 2,300 new scholarships each year for postgraduate studies or research at UK institutions of higher education.

Funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and administered by the British Council, the scholarship is a prestigious award that enables overseas students to study in the United Kingdom.

Scholarships are offered in over 150 countries for talented graduates and young professionals to become familiar with the UK and gain skills which will benefit their countries.

The ultimate objective is to benefit their countries upon their return.

In Pakistan scholarships are awarded to Pakistani nationals of high intellectual ability who will play a formative role in Pakistan’s development.

Pakistani applicants for Chevening scholarships can apply on-line for the following subjects:

International and social development, management (except MBA), International Security, Interfaith Studies, Human Rights, Gender Studies, Public Administration, International Conflict, Public Sector Reform, Media and Communication, Law and Judicial Reform Governance and Democracy, Environment and Climate Change and Economics.

The scholarships are for one year postgraduate study in the UK and cover the full cost of study in the UK, said a statement issued here on Thursday.

The criteria for the scholarship is a Masters’ degree or a four-year Bachelors degree from any recognized university in Pakistan or the equivalent form an overseas institution, minimum of three years of work experience, the applicant must be Pakistani citizens. Dual nationals are not eligible, the applicant must not have received in the past three years any British government funded academic award.

The application form can be downloaded from

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  31 Responses to “ISLAMABAD: British Council opens Chevening Scholarship for applications”

  1. i want to study in uk guid me treuly.

  2. i want a uk scholarship

  3. i have many technical ideas. i want to work on them . these ideas will bring a revulation in the life of humanity.i want to introduce many new system.i have technology to destroy taliban in seconds

  4. i want undergraduate scholarship for u.k n want to study there to become graduate……………………………..

  5. i want undergraduate scholarship for u.k n want to study there to become graduate……………………………..

  6. I have got and want to get scholarship uk for mbbs.plz guide me

  7. Respected Sir,
    I want to apply for full scholorship for MS.
    I am doing my BS(Telecommunication Engineering)Please guide me.
    MUHAMMAD Afzal Chishti

  8. I required scholarship for medical educational expensive because my father is not afford able to my educational expense.

  9. i am just commpleting BBA from Hazhara University i wana go for MBA to UK or Australia Give me advice and help plz


  11. I want to study in U.K and want to apply for full Scholarship. kindly assist me.

  12. salaam
    i want to take scholship for my study
    my parents cannot affor my study expenses.

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  14. I Want to stuy in UK and want to apply for flly scholarship.kindly assist me.

  15. i want a uk scholarship.

  16. I am very interested in Urban Search and Resce and Dister Course. My Qualficatin is M.A. and Two Years Diploma Of USAR Swedish Instucters.

  17. I need Scholorship for disaster manangemet or emergency Course

  18. I want to Uk Scholorship

  19. DEAR SIR,

    I am belong to the affected area of MALAKAND Agency.
    I am completed my four year BBA degree. and i want further study but i have financaily problem for continouing my study.i see your sochalarship program and i think iam eligible for your sochalship program.
    so plz give me a chance for further study. iam very thankfull of you for this.

  20. Respected sir/ma’m
    i av dne ma mastrz in english from pu .wantd to do ma ms frm london its ma humble request to the ppl like u whm allah has blessed wd authority nd wd sm power help m in gettin scholarship to assist ma study u ppl r always looking for help frm allah almighty to fullfill ur need .hpe u will help me. like tht..well em w8in f4 ur kind reply thnx..

  21. Respcetable sir,i am B.SC GEOLOGY student.i belong to FR Peshawar is a war efectted area.i have to face alot of difficulties including financial is so hard to continue my further studies.i need your kind attention in this regard.THANKS.

  22. i have done my 4 years BSc electrical engineering(electronics) now i need schlarship to do MSc 1 year full time course in electrical.

  23. I want to study in u.k plz fully financially support me.

  24. i want to do undergraduate degree from UK so plz trll am i eligible to get scholarship

  25. I want to get shlorship for getting addmision in unversity.
    my father cant suport my fees.
    please contat me
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    if you will give me than i will pray for your long life.

  26. dear sir/madam
    I have copmelte my diploma in civil engineering i want to get admission in Engineering Building design i need that to much here is no special univerity for this so kindly breff me …

  27. Dear sir/madam
    i want to continue my studies in uk, nd this requires support from ur side, plz help me get this scholorship. i shall be thankful to u.

  28. plz guide me if this scholarship is valid for ms in electronic engineering as well.

  29. is this scholarship vail for ms in electronic engineering as well.

  30. i want uk scholarship plz

  31. Sir
    iawnt to study in UK will you please help me

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