Ahlan w Sahlan Oman

 

Voted one of the top ten universities in the UK in the 2017 Whatuni Student Choice Awards, Aberystwyth is a lively university town and a home-from-home to around 10,000 students. Throughout the year the vibrant town is filled with students from around the world or buzzing with tourists, enjoying Aberystwyth’s sights, creating an evident cosmopolitan feel to this Welsh seaside town.

 

My name is Murtza Ali Ghaznavi and I am the International Officer responsible for Oman.
If you have any questions about studying or living in Aberystwyth, do not hesitate to contact me using the details below.

UK Mobile: +44 (0) 7891 804 130  
UAE Mobile: +97150 6532383  
Email: mag14@aber.ac.uk

Entry Requirements

  Entry Requirements
Undergraduate

A General Education Diploma with a minimum of 50% is required to be considered for entry our foundation course.

Successful completion of Tanawiya Amma (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) with minimum 65% pass AND International Foundation Programme is required.

OR Students who have completed a 2-year Diploma from recognised institution can be considered for direct entry to Undergraduate courses, subject to meeting the University’s standard entry requirements as specified for each course. 

Postgraduate

Students who have successful completed a Bachelor degree will be considered for entry onto a relevant postgraduate programme of study (minimum GPA of 2.5)

For specific requirements, please refer to the Postgraduate Admissions Office website.

English Requirements

IELTS Score of at least 6.0 - 7.5 depending on course requirements.

If you require help or assistance with your English then our International English Centre will be pleased to offer assistance and guidance. The Centre offers an intensive full-time course available before you commence your degree and provides ongoing support throughout the duration of your studies

Please note each course will require specific entry grades from the qualifications highlighted above. Some courses may also require an additional portfolio or interview.

Fees

 

 

Tuiton Fees for International Students Starting in 2017/18
Undergraduate
TypeAmount (£)
Full-Time Arts / Social Sciences 13,200*
Full-Time Science 14,750*

For further information on Undergraduate tuition fees (including part-time, repeat, and other ad-hoc fees), please contact The Fees & Cash Office on (01970) 628434 or fees@aber.ac.uk

 

Postgraduate

Taught Masters Course Type

Full-time

Part-Time**

Arts & Social Sciences

£14,000

£7,000

Science

£15,250

£7,625

PGCE (Teacher Training)

£14,000

N/A

** Please note Non-EEA nationals will not be able to obtain student visas for part-time study.

Arts & Social Sciences: Art; Business; Education; English & Creative Writing; Geography & Earth Sciences (Geography); History & Welsh History; Information Studies; International Politics;  Law; Modern Languages; Psychology; Theatre, Film & TV Studies; Welsh & Celtic Studies.  

Sciences: Biological, Environmental & Rural Sciences; Computer Science; Geography & Earth Sciences (Earth Science); Mathematics; Physics.

Subject Area of Research

Full-time

Part-Time**

Arts & Social Sciences

£14,000

£7,000

Science

£15,250

£7,625

Please note that Tuition fees are subject to an annual increase and are linked to UK Research Council fees. 

 

 

Scholarships

 

Name of Award Amount When to Apply

 

AIS (Aberystwyth International Scholarship)

(Undergraduate and Postgraduate)

UG: £2,000/year (3 year course)

PG: £2,000

29th July

All eligible students.

International Excellence Undergraduate Scholarships

Year 1: £4,000

Year 2: £2,000

Year 3: £2,000

30th June

15 available

(Offered in addition to AIS and is merit based)

International Postgraduate Excellence Scholarship

£5,000

29th July

15 available

AberDoc Scholarship Competition

Grant up to 3 years

29th January & 1st March

(Differs by department)

Students do not have to complete a separate scholarship form as they will be considered automatically.

For further information on Scholarships and Bursaries please contact the International Office on (01970) 622891 or international@aber.ac.uk.

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