Akwaaba Ghana!

 

If you have any questions about applying to, studying at, or living in Aberystwyth, please contact the regional officer for your country:

Contact: Sarah Kaiser
Email:
sak75@aber.ac.uk

Contact: Jack Coates
Email: jac136@aber.ac.uk
Phone: +44 (0) 1970 621892

Entry Requirements

 

Entry Requirements

Foundation

International Foundation Certificate

  • 30-week: WASSCE with minimum 5 grades at C6, including in and in relevant subjects.
    Candidates who narrowly miss the academic entry requirements may be considered subject to interview.
  • IELTS: for UKVI 4.5 - 5.0 depending on the pathway selected.
  • 15-week: WASSCE with minimum 5 grades at C5 including in relevant subjects.
    Candidates who narrowly miss the academic entry requirements may be considered subject to interview.
  • IELTS: for UKVI 5.0-5.5 depending on the pathway selected.

Contact tesol@aber.ac.uk

Undergraduate

Course with an integrated foundation: WASSCE with at least 3 subjects at grade B3

 

Direct entry:

  • A WAEC Certificate AND International Foundation Programme. 
  • A-Levels (104-128 UCAS points)
  • International Baccalaureate (28 - 32 points)
  • National Diploma / Diploma - minimum grade Merit/Lower Credit
  • HND / Advanced Diploma - can be considered for year 2 entry

A Merit award or above at HND can be considered for year 2 entry.

Postgraduate

Generally, the minimum entry requirement for most taught Masters courses is the equivalent (see below) of a lower second class honours degree (2.2). However, some departments may require upper second class honours degrees (2.1) (e.g. Department of International Politics) or relevant work experience.

Bachelor's 2.2

Bachelor's 2.1

Bachelor's 1st

GPA: 2.5

GPA: 3.0

GPA: 3.6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

English Requirement

IELTS score of at least 6.0 - 7.5

 

Grade C6 or above in WASSCE English.

 

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.

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

Scholarships

Award Value How and When to Apply

International Accommodation Award

(Foundation, Undergraduate and Postgraduate)

International students* will receive free or discounted university accommodation for the duration of their course.

See our International Accommodation Award page for more information.

 

Entrance Examinations and Merit Awards

(Undergraduate)

Worth up to £2,000 a year plus an unconditional offer. 

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

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

Agents

 

EduSol

Palm wine Junction Shell Filling station, 37- Trade Fair, Giffard Rd La, Accra

Tel:  +233 (0) 201129684 
Email:  edusol.consult@gmail.com 
Website:  www.edusolconsult.com/ 

 

Intake Education (Accra - East Legon)

The Orangery, East Legon,89 La Bawaleshi Road, Accra

Tel:  +233 (0)302 557991
Email:  eastlegon@intake.education 
Website:  www.intake.education 

 

Intake Education (Accra - Osu)

The Orangery,169/4A Otwe Street, Tedzii Ashieshi, La, Osu Ako-Adjei, Accra

Tel:  +233 (0)302 798181
Email:  accra@intake.education 
Website:  www.intake.education 

 

Intake Education (Kumasi)

2nd floor, Plot 25 A, Ahodwo roundabout, Nhyiaeso, Kumasi

Tel:  +233 (0)553 173346
Email:  kumasi@intake.education 
Website:  www.intake.education 

 

World Student Advisors 

45 Tisdale Rise, Kenilworth, Warwickshire, CV8 2QU, England, U.K.

Tel: +44 791 4797 830
Email: Tim.hunt@worldstudentadvisors.com 
Website: www.worldstudentadvisors.com