Welcome Australia



Hello! We look forward to helping you with any questions you might have about studying at Aberystwyth University and can be contacted with the following details.

Contact: Jackie Jarocki

Email: jaj64@aber.ac.uk



Entry Requirements

  Entry Requirements

Successful completion of High School Leaving Certificate, plus ATAR with a minimum of 80.

Applicants with lower scores may be considered for courses with integrated foundation years.


Degree equivalent to UK Honours bachelor’s degree (2:2 minimum). Compare your academic qualification below:

UK 2ii Honours standard  

Good 2ii Honours

 UK 2i Honours standard 

 UK 1st Class Honours standard

Bachelor's Honours:2.2 / 2B / Credit 60%-69%
Bachelor's Ordinary: 2.1 / 2A / Distinction 70%-79% 

Bachelors Honours: 66.5%

Bachelors Ordinary: 76.5%

Bachelor's Honours:2.1 / 2A / Distinction 70%-79%
Bachelor's Ordinary: 1st Class / High Distinction 80%-100%
Bachelor's Honours:: 1st Class / High Distinction 80%-100%


English Requirements

If you are an Australian national, you do not need to provide proof of your knowledge of English.

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



Award Value & Benefit Further Information

International Accommodation Award

(Foundation, Undergraduate and Postgraduate)

International students are eligible to receive inclusive or discounted university accommodation for each year of studies. Subject to availability. *Terms and conditions apply.

See our International Accommodation Award page for more information.


Caru Aber International Award

This award gives a £1,000 tuition fee discount to any international fee-paying students who spent a period of time studying with us as an associate student.

See our Caru Aber International Award page for more information.

AberDoc Scholarship Competition

(PhD students only)

Grant for up to 3 years covering fees and maintenance with access to a conference fund.

See our AberDoc Scholarship Competition page for more information.

International Family Award

£1,000 tuition fee discount available to international fee-paying students who have a family member that has studied, or is studying, at Aberystwyth University.

See our International Family Award page for more information.

Chevening Scholarships


Chevening Scholarships provide full funding for a one-year Master’s degree in any subject.

See our Chevening Scholarships page for more information.

Entrance Examinations & Merits Award


Worth up to £2,000 and a chance to receive an unconditional offer.

See our Entrance Examinations & Merits Awards page for more information.

Departmental Awards

Worth up to £500 per year.

See our Departmental Scholarships page for more information.

For further information on scholarships and bursaries please visit our fees and scholarships page or contact the International Recruitment & Development Office at international@aber.ac.uk.