Welcome Hong Kong
If you have any questions about applying to, studying at, or living in Aberystwyth, do not hesitate to contact the regional officer for your country:
Contact: Jack Coates
The entry requirements for the Foundation programme are as follows:
Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education: a minimum score of 3,2,2 to 3,3,3 in relevant subjects is required in the HKDSE for entry onto the programme (including Mathematics for Computer Science and Business Foundation Pathways)
International Baccalaureate Diploma: A minimum score of 24 is required in the IB.
IELTS: Score of at least 4.5 - some courses require a score of 5.0 with only one grade at a 4.5.
Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education:
IELTS: a score of between 6.0 - 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component is required.
You will be required to have a relevant Bachelor's Honours degree from a recognised institution, with a grade of at least a high 2.2 or above to qualify for Aberystwyth University's postgraduate taught programmes.
For specific requirements, please refer to the Postgraduate Admissions Office website.
HKDSE: Level 4 in English
IELTS score of at least 6.0 - 7.5
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 may require specific entry grades from the qualifications highlighted above. Some courses may also require an additional portfolio or interview.
|Award||Value||How and When to Apply|
(Undergraduate and Postgraduate)
International students* will receive free or discounted university accommodation for the duration of their course.
|See our International Accommodation Award page for more information.|
Grant for up to 3 years covering fees, maintenance, and access to a conference fund.
|29th January OR 1st March
(Differs by the department. See AberDoc for full details).
*For further information on scholarships and bursaries please contact the International Office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our Agents in Hong Kong:
AAS Education Consultancy
Academic Link Overseas Study Centre
ACE (Academic and Continuing Education)
Aces Education Consultancy
aec Education Consultancy
AUG Student Services
British United Education Services
Chamberlain Educational Services Centre
Da Di Overseas Studies Service Centre
GET Education Consultancy
Hong Kong Education Web
HKIES Overseas Education Centre
Hong Kong Overseas Study Centre
LINKEDU Overseas Education
Maple Overseas Education