To be able to receive a Chevening Scholarship, all applicants must demonstrate which they have fulfilled Chevening’s English language requirement by 16 July 2020. We advise all applicants to make sure they usually have fulfilled the English language requirement as soon as possible by either:
• Taking an English language test.
• Claiming an exemption on the basis of the UKVI categories that are exempt.
In the event that you fail to prove that you have met the required English language level by 16 July 2020 or fail to prove that you qualify for an exemption, the application will not be successful.
English language tests
You may be liberated to take tests as numerous times as essential to meet Chevening’s English language requirement. Take note that Chevening does not pay money for expenses associated with English language testing. You are responsible for paying and booking for costs associated with these tests.
Chevening accepts English language tests from five providers:
• Academic IELTS
• Pearson PTE Academic
• TOEFL iBT
• C1 Advanced (formerly Cambridge English: Advanced CAE)
• Trinity ISE II (B2)
The English language test will need to have been extracted from one of these providers on or after 1 October 2018. If you don’t curently have an existing eligible test certificate, it is your responsibility to make sure that you’ve got booked a test date to be able to have the required results.
Applicants are not permitted to take courses that are pre-sessional fulfil Chevening’s English language requirement. You’ll be necessary to take certainly one of the approved English language tests unless you belong to one of many exempt categories.
Applicants are not permitted to enrol on pre-sessional courses to fulfil their English that is university’s language or any other conditions of a university offer. Any offer from a university with a necessity to carry out a course that is pre-sessional be considered conditional. Read more