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

Contact: Victoria Conroy
Email: vic11@aber.ac.uk
Phone: +44 (0) 1970 622990

Entry Requirements


Entry Requirements


International Foundation Certificate

  • 30-week: Certificate of Secondary Education (Attestat) with minimum 4 or 'good' overall 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: Certificate of Secondary Education (Attestat) with minimum 5 or 'good' overall and 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.

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


Completion of the Svidetel'stvo o Srednem Obrazovanii (Certificate of Secondary Education) with an average of 4 or 'good' overall is required to be considered for entry onto our integrated foundation course.


For direct entry to an undergraduate degree, we accept students with good grades in their Kazakh secondary school qualification (Attestat) AND who have completed a recognised foundation course.  Students with good Attestat qualifications and who have completed at least 1-2 years of study from a recognised Kazakh university can also be considered for direct entry into year one of a bachelor's degree. On completion of a ‘Certificate of Complete Secondary Education’, a further year of foundation studies is required in order to gain entry onto an undergraduate degree. 


Students who have got good grades in their Diplom ob Okanchanii Vyssheg(v)o Uchebnog(v)o Zavedeniya from a recognised Kazakh university.

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.

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 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.


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.

Our Agents in Kazakhstan:


AMS Bridge Blue

1 Almaty Street, Assyltau Business Centre, 3rd Floor Office 302 Astana 010000

Tel: +7 776 199 9544
Email: kazakhstan@amsbridgeblue.com 
Website: www.bridgeblueglobal.com 


Azeri Student

Tel: +994-70-220-55-40
Email: info@azeristudent.az
Website: www.azeristudent.az


Business Link

Illinsky Business Centre
Floor 6, Entrance 8
8 Illinska Str
Kiev 04070

Telephone: +38 044 494 2080
Email: edUK@businesslink.kev.ua
Website: www.businesslink.com.ua


CSI (Coordination Services International)

Telephone: +81 (0) 92 844 4572
Email: csi@nifty.com
Website: www.092csi.com  


SI-UK Nur-Sultan Office

"Impact Hub" Offices,
Baizakova street 280, Almaty, 050000
Almaty City

Tel: +7 7786467095 (WhatsApp and Telegram only)
Email: almaty@studyin-uk.com
Website: www.studyin-uk.kz