Chevening events

E.g., 2018-11-17
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23 November 2018
The Best of British Presents series takes you to the UK’s administrative centres and political institutions. We begin our event series by visiting Scotland! Our event will take place in Edinburgh, home of the Scottish government. Join us for a tour of the Scottish Parliament, and see where Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs) debate current issues and decide on new laws. Read more
26 November 2018
Combining a visit to the award-winning National Space Centre and a ground-breaking department at the University of Leicester, this out-of-this-world event will showcase the best in Great British innovation, science, and technology. You’ll also receive an exclusive lecture from Professor Martin Barstow, Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Strategic Science Projects at the University of Leicester, on 'What space has done for us'. Read more
30 November 2018
Join us for the first in the Chevening Explores series, where you will get the chance to explore what it’s like to be an academic. Professor Melissa Leach (Director, Institute of Development Studies) will be talking about her life as an academic and you will have the chance to ask her any questions you may have. Cost: FreeTicketing system: BallotRegistration for tickets: from 10:00 on Thursday, 1 November for 48 hoursTicket registration link coming soon Read more
01 December 2018
For the third year running, Trees for Cities warmly invite scholars to join their exciting project to plant young trees to create a woodland. This is a community event leading up to the festive period and will be a great way for you to meet other scholars and members of the public. Spaces are, however, limited and tickets will be allocated through a ballot system. Read more
13 December 2018
Leadership skills workshop: Professional networking and communication Do you want to hone your networking skills to build a stronger and more productive professional network? This workshop is designed to help you do this. The workshop will allow you to learn more from professionals, academics, and Chevening Alumni, and will leave you with the skills to make more of future networking opportunities. Read more
14 December 2018
'Can we ever put an end to the illegal trans-national wildlife trade?' Don’t miss a chance to discuss this topical question with other Cheveners at the first Chevening Debate of the year. Never debated before? Chevening will provide expert debate training that will help you prepare for the evening. Find out how you can apply to take part in the debate here. Tickets to watch the debate will be available in the December Scholargram Read more