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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 Samantha Windows and I am the EU Officer. If you have any question about studying or living in Aberystwyth, do not hesitate to contact me using the details below.

Phone: +44 1970 621997
Email: saw43@aber.ac.uk

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Entry Requirements

  Entry Requirements
Undergraduate

International Baccalaureate: Grade between 28-36

European Baccalaureate: Grade of 75% or above dependent upon course.

Baccalauréat Général, Option Internationale du Baccalauréator Baccalauréat Technologique:  Minimum overall grade of 12 (in a related subject area)

Postgraduate

The requirement for entry onto a Postgraduate course is successful completion of a Bachelor degree from a recognised institution. The average grade for admission is a good 2ii Hons degree, however some courses require a 2ii honours degree.

Qualification

UK 2:2 Class

UK 2:1 Class

UK 1st Class

Licence (before 2009)

12.2

14.0

16.0

Licence (after 2009) 10.8 12.2 14.0

The following qualifications would be assessed on the same basis as the Licence:
Diplôme from an Ecole Superieure de Commerce / Gestion / Politique
- Diplôme d’Ingénieur
- Maîtrise

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

English Requirement

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.

Tuition Fees

  Tuiton Fees for Students Starting in 2017/18
Undergraduate
Full Session 9,000
Single Semester 4,500
Year in Industry 1,000
Year Abroad

1,350

For further information on Home UK / EU 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

£6,100

£3,050

Science

£6,950

£3,475

PGCE (Teacher Training)

£9,000

N/A

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.

Postgraduate Research Area

Full-time

Part-Time

PhD, MPhil, LLM by research

£4,195

£2,098

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

 

We offer a range of Scholarships, Awards and Bursaries on offer to UK and EU students beginning with us in 2017. Our generous provision means that you can combine a number of awards to make your financial package more valuable. For further information on Scholarships and Bursaries please contact the Marketing Department on (01970) 622065 or marketing@aber.ac.uk.

Scholarships and Funding

Undergraduate - For EU students studying in 2018/19 a repayable tuition fee loan of £9,000 is be available (subject to terms and conditions).

Postgraduate - Student Finance Wales has announced that postgraduate loans will be available for EU domiciled students starting a master's level course at any UK university (including Aberystwyth) in the 2018/19 academic year. If you’re starting a full-time or part-time postgraduate Master’s course (taught or research based) you can apply for a Postgraduate Loan of up to £13,000 as a contribution towards your course and living costs.

 Student Finance Wales: www.studentfinancewales.co.uk/

 

Name of Award Value and Benefit When to Apply and Further Details

 

 

Entrance Scholarship

 

Up to £2,000 a year.

A reduced offer.

Guaranteed University accommodation.

By 18th January (UK)

or

15th January (EU/ International)

Academic Excellence Studentship

£2,000 in first year

Applicants from the UK/EU who place Aberystwyth University as their Firm choice through UCAS and go on to achieve at least:

  • Grades AAA at A level*
  • D*D*D* in the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • 36 points in the International Baccalaureate

There is no need to apply, awards will automatically be allocated to eligible students. Other EU qualfications are accepted - Non-UK equivalent qulifications.

Aberystwyth Bursaries Up to £500 per year depending on household income.

Applicants from EU (outside of the UK) should complete and return the tuition fee support form (EU18N) for new students, which will be sent to you by the Student Finance EU Customer Services Team.

 

Sports Scholarships

£500 a year.

Free Club Sporty Membership.

Guaranteed University accommodation.

By 30th June.
Music Scholarships

£650 a year.

Free membership and use of Music Centre facilities.

Guaranteed University Accommodation.

By 15th June.

 

For further information on Scholarships and Bursaries please contact the Marketing Department on (01970) 622065 or marketing@aber.ac.uk.

Student Profiles

 

Garance Le Vaguerèse

(BA International Politics and Intelligence Studies)

"I love being in Aber for the people and lifestyle, if anyone asks me it was one of the best choices I made to go study here. The place is amazing and living by the seaside is truly a plus, as all the sceneries around the campus are great to walk to with friends."

 

 

 

 

Leena Sarah Farhat

(BSc Computer Science with a Foundation Year)

"I love living by the sea, the surrounding countryside and the people but most of all I love living in Wales and Welsh culture. I feel like I belong, even though I am an EU student and Wales has a special place in my heart."

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