Chevening-Khazanah Scholarship 2018/19

Scholarship Programmes Malaysia

Sponsored by: Yayasan Khazanah
Deadline : 7 November 2017 (midday UK time)
Organisation Type : Government Agencies
Fund Type : Scholarship
Study Local or Abroad? International

Applications for 2018/19 Chevening-Khazanah Scholarships are now open!

The Chevening-Khazanah Scholarships are the UK government’s global scholarship programme funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and Yayasan Khazanah. The programme gives awards to outstanding scholars with leadership potential from Malaysia to study a one-year taught Master’s degree in any field at top ranking British universities as indicated by the Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings. 


Applicants must be a Malaysian citizen and intend to return to Malaysia at the end of the period of study
Hold an undergraduate degree that permits entry into a Master’s programme at a UK university
Have completed at least two years’ work or equivalent experience, before submitting their Chevening application
Have not already received or be receiving financial benefit from an Her Majesty’s Government funded scholarship
Meet the Chevening English language requirement by 12 July 2018 as set out in the Chevening Guidance for Applicants
Not hold dual nationality where one nationality is British
Not be employees, employees’ relatives (or former employees who have left employment less than two years before) of Her Majesty’s Government including the FCO (including FCO Posts), the British Council, DFID, MOD, BIS, UKTI and UKBA, the Association of Commonwealth Universities or Yayasan Khazanah or any of their wholly-owned subsidiaries.

Chevening Awards provide a unique opportunity for future leaders, influencers and decision-makers from all over the world to develop professionally and academically, network extensively, experience UK culture, and build lasting positive relationships with the UK. By partnering with Chevening, Yayasan Khazanah is able to provide more opportunities for eligible candidates to gain the invaluable experience of studying in the UK, networking with other Chevening and Chevening/Yayasan Khazanah scholars. 

Scholarship applications will be made through the Chevening online application system. For more information, please visit