Welcome to the Online Live Chat for International Students!

For a number of years, Aberystwyth University has been known for its world renowned teaching and research as well as an award winning student experience. We believe that Aberystwyth provides the perfect balance between quality education and superb student life, offering a truly unique and enjoyable experience.

You can now speak with members of the International Office team every Wednesday, using the live chat button on the right.  This is perfect for getting your first taste of Aberystwyth or as an extra opportunity to ask any questions you may have!




Find out about our University accommodation – including the new £45m state of the art student accommodation development, Fferm Penglais.

  • How much does accommodation cost at Aberystwyth University?
  • What accommodation options are there?

Introduction to Aberystwyth Accommodation



Student Support

Aberystwyth University offers a range of student support services for all our students. As part of our commitment to student satisfaction you can expect support and advice on Visa and Immigration as well as your academic performance and student life.

 Support for International Students

 University Support Services


Aberystwyth University works with a number of partners in Europe and Overseas to allow our students to take advantage of Erasmus+ and International Exchange programmes. Spending a semester or a year at one of our partner institutions is a great way of improving your employability, but also gives you an opportunity to meet new friends, learn a new language or experience a foreign culture.



Undergraduate Admissions

This talk covers the process of applying for Undergraduate degrees at Aberystwyth University and the talk will also cover information on how to choose a course. Remember to hit the "chat now" button if you’ve got a specific question about a course that you’re interested in studying.

Postgraduate Admissions

For information on Admissions for Postgraduate Students visit our How to Apply webpages or speak with a member of staff through the live chat button.

International English Courses

The International English Centre at Aberystwyth University offers a range of Foundation and Pre-sessional programmes that will allow you to bring your English proficiency to the level that is required to successfully pursue a degree in the UK.

The comprehensive package offered by the IEC is also a great opportunity to learn about the UK, local traditions and experience the culture of Wales and England. By choosing to study with the Aberystwyth University International English Centre, you will travel around the whole of the UK, meet native language users and see the most beautiful parts of the Green Island.

Check out the testimonials of international students, who have taken advantage of our programmes below:

Irakliy and Ai


Student Perspective

The videos below showcase the aspects of living in Aberystwyth that our students love the most.

International Events

Campus Tour

Aberystwyth University implements the newest technologies to allow you to walk around the campus and see your future department with your own eyes - all without leaving the comfort of your home.

Our YouTube channel has a whole playlist of 360 videos that have been taken in Aberystwyth. We recommend using your mobile phone to get the most out of this experience!