Welcome Kuwait



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 using the details below:

Contact: Jackie Jarocki
Email: jaj64@aber.ac.uk

Entry Requirements

 Level Entry Requirements
International Foundation Certificate

International Foundation Certificate

30 week: Shahadat-al-thanawia-al-a'ama with minimum 65% overall and in relevant subjects. 
15 Week: Shahadat-al-thanawia-al-a'ama with minimum 75% overall and in relevant subjects.

English requirements vary from IELTS 4.5-5.5. Applicants must have an IELTS for UKVI or Trinity College SELT from a UK government approved test centre in order to get a CAS / Tier 4 Visa for a Foundation Course in the UK.

Contact tesol@aber.ac.uk


A levels (or equivalent).  Offers can vary depending on the course, but are typically in the range of 104 - 128 UCAS tariff points.  Applicants with a recognised International Foundation Year will also be considered. Students studying an American Curriculum - please refer to the typical entry requirements listed on the US country page.


English Requirements: IELTS 6.0 - 6.5, with a minimum of 5.5 in each component. See other acceptable proficiency tests.


If you do not meet our requirements then we will consider you for our International Foundation Certificate

Postgraduate Masters

Our everage entry requirement is a Good 2ii honours degree which is equivalent to cGPA 3.80 / 82%. You can find the breakdown below.

UK 2ii Honours standard

Good 2ii Honours

UK 2i Honours standard 

UK 1st Class Honours standard

Bachelor's degree: cGPA 2.70 Bachelor's degree: cGPA 3.09 Bachelor's degree: cGPA 3.30 Bachelor's degree: cGPA 3.70


Our MBA and EMBA programmes may require additional work experience. 


English Requirements: IELTS 6.0 - 7.5, with a minimum of 5.5 in each component. See other acceptable proficiency tests.

Professional Doctorate

Please contact asha@aber.ac.uk and refer to our Professional Doctorate pages

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 & 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 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.

Entrance Examinations & Merit Awards


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

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

Departmental Scholarship

Worth up to £500 per year.

See our Departmental Scholarships page for more information.

For further information on Scholarships and Bursaries please see our Fees & Scholarships page or contact the International Recruitment & Development Office on international@aber.ac.uk


Aberystwyth University carefully selects overseas representatives and will only work with companies and individuals who meet our high standards of professionalism and service. For guidance on how to choose an agency please see the Student Guide to Choosing an Education Agent.

For further information, please also refer to the British Council's guidance for agents, the UKCISA Code of Ethics and the QAA's Quality Code for UK higher education.


9th Floor, Dalal Complex Salem Al Mubarak St, 36052, Salmiya, Kuwait

Phone:  +965 2228 8094
Website: www.idp.com 
Email: info.kuwait@idp.com 


JNS Kuwait

Website: http://jnsedu.com/Contact
Email: info@Jnsedu.com


My Arman Education Group Ltd

35A, Roehampton High Street, London, SW15 4HL

Phone: 07459489139
Website: https://applyuniversity.com/
Email: internationalrelations@myarman.com


Soud Abdel-Jaber and Sons Co. (GESCO)

Office 305, 3rd Floor, 580, Al Hijaz Towers, Mecca Street, Amman – Jordan

Phone: (+96)265562022
Website: https://gescoedu.com/
Email: admin@gescoedu.com