Welcome Saudi Arabia




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

 Level Entry Requirements

International Foundation Certificate


30 week: General Secondary School Certificate (Tawjihiyah) with minimum 65% overall and in relevant subjects.

15 Week: General Secondary School Certificate (Tawjihiyah) with minimum 75% overall and in relevant subjects.


English requirements vary from IELTS 4.5-5.5.

Contact tesol@aber.ac.uk


General Secondary School Certificate (Tawjihiyah) with minimum 65% + a recognised International Foundation Year.


GCE A levels (or equivalent). Offers can vary depending on the course, but are typically in the range of 104 - 128 UCAS tariff points. Available to 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 average entry requirement is a Good 2ii honours degree which is equivalent to cGPA 3.52 / 77.8%


Our MBA and EMBA programmes may require additional work experience. 


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


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


If you do not meet the requirements for entry onto a Masters Degree in Aberystwyth Business School then we can consider you for entry onto our Pre-Masters Programme.

Professional Doctorate

Please contact Dr Asha Peter at our partner BTEC Universities 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 How & When to Apply

International Accommodation Award

(Undergraduate and Postgraduate)

Free or discountedUniversity Accommodation for the duration of your course.
See our  page for more information


Grant for up to 3 years covering fees, maintenance with access to a conference fund

29th January OR 1st March
(Differs by department. See AberDoc for full details)

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



Our Agents in Saudi Arabia:

Company Name



BTEC Universities



IDP (Dammam Office)

+966 (3) 920001709


IDP (Jeddah Office)

+966 (12) 920001705


IDP (Riyadh Office)

+966 (11) 920001704


Soud Abdel-Jaber and Sons Co. (GESCO)



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