Ahmed Wahdan

Alumnus, International student

Ahmed was a recipient of the Chevening Scholarship, which is a fully-funded scholarship supported by the Commonwealth and FCDO.

What difference has the Chevening Scholarship made to you?

The Chevening Scholarship has been a life-changing opportunity, enabling me to pursue my MSc in Corporate Finance (alternative programme is Finance MSc) at Loughborough University. It has not only alleviated financial constraints but also connected me with a diverse community of scholars worldwide.

How did your application stand out?

My application reflected my passion for finance, leadership potential, and commitment to positively impacting Egypt's financial sector. I emphasised how the scholarship would empower me to bring positive change to my home country. 

Any advice for those considering applying for a Chevening Scholarship/to Loughborough?

Applying for the Chevening Scholarship was a chance to gain a world-class education, develop global perspectives, and pursue my dreams. It's a gateway to a transformative journey of personal and professional growth. 

When writing your application, authenticity is key. Be genuine and showcase your true self in the application. Highlight your passion, unique experiences, and ambitions to stand out.

What has been the best part of your time at Loughborough so far?

The best part of my Loughborough studies has undeniably been the amazing campus experience. The campus exudes a vibrant and inclusive atmosphere, making it a hub of learning and excitement. 

Ahmed Wahdan
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