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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


Entry Requirements


Entry Requirements


Atestās par Vispārējo vidējo izglītību (Secondary Education Certificate): Average of 7.5 - 8.5 in at least 12 subjects, 2 must be at advanced level (profilkurss) 

International Baccalaureate: Grade between 28-36.

European Baccalaureate: Grade of 65%-75% dependent upon course.

Some courses may have subject specific requirements in addition to the above.


Generally, the minimum entry requirement for most taught Masters courses is a lower second class honours degree (2.2). However, some departments may require upper second class honours degrees (2.1) or relevant work experience.


UK 2:2 Class

UK 2:1 Class

UK 1st Class

Bakalours (from 2000)




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

English Requirement

75% in English State Exam

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. 


Undergraduate - Following the UK’s decision to withdraw from the European Union, the Welsh Government has confirmed that EU students starting in 2021-22 will not be eligible for UK government funding. From the academic year 2021-22, EU students will be charged fees at the International student rate as seen below.

Postgraduate - Postgraduate Fees vary depending on course, mode, and level of study. For further information on Postgraduate fees please, see the table below or visit our Fees and Finance section for more information.


Name of Award Value and Benefit Further Details



International Accommodation Award


We are delighted to provide our international students with the International Accommodation Scholarship, meaning the cost of your housing is included in your tuition fees.

The University has several different accommodation buildings. The International Accommodation Scholarship is different depending on which halls of residences you choose but its either totally free or discounted by £2,000.

Students must meet the terms and conditions to be eligible for the offer.

Global Wales Scholarships

3 x Scholarships (one per student) worth £10,000 for an applicant studying a Postgraduate Masters course at Aberystwyth University.

Funded in partnerships between the Welsh Government, Universities Wales, The British Council and the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales. Terms and conditions apply.


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

For further information please do not hesitate to contact us:



Student Profiles



Ilze Skujiņa

(BSc Equine Science, MPhil Population Genetics, PHD in Mitochondrial DNA and Longevity in Birds)

"My favorite thing about Aber is being so close to nature, it means I spent most of my spare time riding my horse in the welsh mountains, camping by the lakes or having barbeques on the beach with my friends. The thing I will miss the most about Aberystwyth is all the friends I’ve made here."



Our Education Advisor in Latvia:


Baltic Council for International Education (Riga)

Tel: +371 67317627, +371 67317630


Baltic Council for International Education (Ventspils)

Tel: +371 63607869