2017 Chevening-Khazanah Scholarship Opens

By | May 17, 2017

2017 Chevening-Khazanah Scholarship Opens

The 2017 Chevening-Khazanah Scholarship application for the 2018/19 academic year would be opened for all interested applicants In August. All applicants are to read through the requirements and follow carefully the steps in order to satisfy all the processes. Applications would only be considered when all the required documents are attached.
The Chevening-Khazanah Scholarship 2017 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.


  • University tuition fees
  • A monthly stipend
  • Return airfares
  • An arrival allowance
  • A homeward departure allowance
  • A thesis grants
  • A grant for study materials
  • A study travel allowance
  • The cost of one visa application
  • A travel grant to attend Chevening events in the UK


  1. Applicants must be a Malaysian citizen and intend to return to Malaysia at the end of the period of study
  2. Hold an undergraduate degree that permits entry into a Master’s programme at a UK university
  3. Have completed at least two years’ work or equivalent experience, before submitting their Chevening application
  4. Have not already received or be receiving financial benefit from an Her Majesty’s Government funded scholarship
  5. Meet the Chevening English language requirement by 13 July 2017 as set out in the Chevening Guidance for Applicants
  6. Not hold dual nationality where one nationality is British
  7. 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. However, please be informed that applications for 2017/18 Chevening Scholarships are now closed. For more information, please visit www.chevening.org/malaysia

For enquiries, please contact us at:
Yayasan Khazanah
Level 27, Mercu UEM
Jalan Stesen Sentral 5
Kuala Lumpur Sentral
50470 Kuala Lumpur
(T) +603 – 2272 6300
(F) +603 – 2272 6311
Email: yk@yayasankhazanah.com.my