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If you have any questions about applying to, studying at, or living in Aberystwyth, do not hesitate to contact the Regional Manager for your country using the details below:

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

Entry Requirements

  Entry Requirements

International Foundation Certificate

30 week: Thanawaya Aa’ma Qatari (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) with minimum 65% overall and in relevant subjects. 
15 Week: Thanawaya Aa’ma Qatari (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) 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


Successful completion of Thanawaya Aa’ma Qatari (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) with minimum 65% pass AND International Foundation Programme is required.

OR Students who have successfully completed an appropriate foundation programme will be considered for direct entry onto a relevant undergraduate programme of study.

OR Students studying A Levels or the International Baccalaureate will be accepted for direct entry to Undergraduate courses, subject to meeting the University’s standard entry requirements as specified for each course.

English Language:

IELTS Score of at least 6.0 - 6.5 depending on course requirements and level.


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


Students who have successful completed a Bachelor degree with minimum 2.93 will be considered for direct entry onto most courses. You can find a breakdown of the grades below.

 UK 2ii Honours standard  

Good 2ii Honours

UK 2i Honours standard 

UK 1st Class Honours standard

Bachelor's degree: 2.60 Bachelor's degree: 2.93

Bachelor's degree: 3.10

Bachelor's degree: 3.60


English Requirements

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

English Requirements

IELTS Score of at least 6.0 - 7.5 depending on course requirements.

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 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 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


JNS Qatar

Website: http://jnsedu.com/Contact/branches/Qatar

Email: admissions.qa@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