ABERYSTWYTH UNIVERSITY, ABERYSTWYTH, WALES

Aberystwyth, WalesLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1872Established Year
  7163Enrollment

Aberystwyth University Ranking, Programs, Admission Process & Living Cost

Aberystwyth University is a well renowned public research-based institute located in Wales. It has held a position in the list of top ten UK universities for providing the best quality education. The university works on the principle of excellence by providing advance facilities and research centres.

It has been recognized and awarded a number of times.

  • Ranked as “The University of the Year” for its outstanding teaching quality by Times and Sunday Times 2019

  • UK’s best university for overall student satisfaction by National Student Satisfaction Survey 2018

  • Amongst top five universities by WhatUni Student Choice Awards 2018 for providing top-notch accommodation, well qualified lecturers and internationally recognized degrees

  • Gold Award in 2018 by Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework

 Highlights 

Type of InstitutionPublic
Campus SettingUrban
Endowment£48.4 million
Official Websitehttps://www.aber.ac.uk/en/
Number of campusesThree campuses
Number/Percentage of International Students18%
Total number of Professors395
Student Satisfaction Rate90%
Graduate Job Rate92%
Number of Residence Vacancy3100
International Fee£13,200-14,750
Number of Academic ProgrammesUndergraduate & Postgraduate
Mode of ProgrammeFull time, online and distance learning
Scholarship Investment£40,000
Average Graduate Salary£18,500 a year
Residential Investment£45 million
Admissions Helpdesk+44 [0] 1970 622021, ug-admissions@aber.ac.uk

Programs, Campus and Residence 

  • 95% of the university’s research is of internationally recognized standard
  • Spread across 3 campuses with 17 academic departments
  • It has been recognized by a leading newspaper among the top five safest places to study within UK
  • There are seven self-catering accommodations providing best facilities.
  • World class research and education centre
  • Provision of over 170 clubs and societies that offer a range of activities other than studies

Aberystwyth University Admissions 

UG applications- Applications are accepted via UCAS at Aberystwyth University PG application: Apply through University’s online admission portal Application Deadline: UG Courses: January 30, 2019 PG Courses: Between December, 2019 and February 2020

  • General Requirements: Essential references document, university transcripts, degree certificate, English language certificates, supplementary documents, etc.
  • Additional Requirements: Research proposal, personal statement, birth certificate, passport copy
  • Other Requirement

UG courses: UCAS tariff points are calculated apart from minimum qualification PG courses: Entry requirement vary according to the course or programme in question English Proficiency Test: The acceptable English Proficiency test scores are mentioned below:

English TestMinimum Score Required
IELTSMinimum 6.0 (some courses may require a high level)

TOEFL

Minimum score of at least 550 in paper based or 80 in internet based
Pearson Treat of English AcademicMinimum score of 55
India Standard XIIMinimum 70%

Aberystwyth University Cost of Attendance

ExpensesEstimated cost in pounds
Undergraduate Fee£9000
Postgraduate Fee£14700
Accommodation£4996
Cost of living£9, 135

Aberystwyth University Scholarship and Financial Funding 

Aberystwyth University provides wide range of scholarships, bursaries and departmental awards that can help the students in funding their studies and that need not to be repaid. It is possible to receive a scholarship of over £40,000 by combining selected packages.

  • Entrance and Merit Scholarship- Up to £2,000 a year

  • Academic Excellence Scholarship: £2,000 in the first year

  • Departmental Awards: Up to £5,000 a year

  • Welsh Medium Study Scholarship: £250 a year

There are also additional funding schemes designed to cover the costs of the university. These include company sponsorships, disability allowances, jobs and part time work as well as grants from charities.

Aberystwyth University Alumni 

Aberystwyth Alumni is offered a number of quality services and benefits that can provide them with different opportunities. These comprise of Abergrad scholarship, e- mentoring network, obituaries, library access and other support services.

  • HRH Charles- Prince of Wales

  • Dr Catherine Bishop- Olympic medal winning rower

  • Sharon Maguire- Film director

  • Alex Jones- Presenter of BBC TV’s The One Show

Find a Program

Arts & Social Studies 120 Programs

4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$17,026 - 17,171 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
Art HistoryEducationEducation with MathematicsFrenchHuman Geography with EconomicsInternational Politics and Strategic StudiesArt History with Fine ArtCeltic StudiesLanguagesMedia StudiesSpanishChildhood EducationCommunicationCreative ArtsCreative WritingCreative Writing and Art HistoryCreative Writing and Film and Television StudiesCreative Writing and Drama and Theatre StudiesCreative Writing and Fine ArtDramaDrama and Theatre Studies / Fine ArtDrama and Theatre Studies / International PoliticsDrama and Theatre Studies / HistoryEducation / Drama and Theatre StudiesEducation / HistoryEducation and Fine ArtEducation with HistoryEducation with SpanishEnglish LiteratureEnglish Literature / Drama and Theatre StudiesEnglish Literature / EducationEnglish Literature and Creative WritingFilm and Television Studies / Drama and Theatre StudiesFilm and Television Studies / English LiteratureFilm and Television Studies / Fine ArtFilm StudiesFine Art / Art HistoryFine Art and English LiteratureFine Art with Art HistoryFine ArtsFrench / English LiteratureFrench / GermanFrench / MathematicsFrench / SpanishGerman / MathematicsGerman / SpanishHistoryHistory / English LiteratureHistory / MathematicsHistory and Welsh HistoryHuman GeographyInternational Politics and Intelligence StudiesInternational Politics and Military HistoryInternational Politics / HistoryIrish / EducationLaw with International PoliticsLaw with PoliticsLiberal StudiesMedieval and Early Modern HistoryModern and Contemporary HistoryModern Languages with Business and ManagementPolitical SciencePolitics / HistoryPolitics and Modern HistoryScenography and Theatre DesignScenography and Theatre Design / Drama and Theatre StudiesScenography and Theatre Design / Film and Television StudiesSpanish / English LiteratureWelshShow More (65)
1 yearfull-timeEnglish
$18,311 - 18,628 PER
YEAR

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4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$17,026 - 17,171 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$17,026 - 18,988 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
2 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$18,628 PER
YEAR

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Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing 2 Programs

4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$19,148 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION

Aberystwyth University Overview

Student Population7163
Average Cost of Attendance$17,165 / Year

Attendance Cost

$17,165

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$17,165 / Year
Post Graduate Program$18,311 / Year
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