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Scholarships, Awards
and other financial support for International Students




“Aberystwyth enjoys one of the most
spectacular locations
of any British
University.”
Sunday Times Good
University Guide 2008
Scholarships for International Students

For students applying for entry to the University in September 2009, the following awards and
scholarships are being o ered:

    100 x International Excellence PGT (Postgraduate Taught) Masters Scholarships worth
    £1,500 each. The basic entry requirement is a 2.1 Honours degree (or equivalent).

    20 x International Excellence UG (Undergraduate) Scholarships worth £1,500 each. The
    basic entry requirements are 300 UCAS points, or 3 B’s at A level entry or equivalent.

    20 x MBA Ambassador Scholarships worth up to £3,000 each. These allow entry to our
    AMBA accredited MBA and applicants require a minimum 2.1 or equivalent Honours rst
    degree and will need to show evidence of having given a signi cant contribution to either
    the private or public sector.

    10 x SMB Management Awards from our School of Management and Business and worth
    up to £2,000 each.

    10x Specialist SMB Awards from our School of Management and Business and worth up
    to £2,000 each. These are for entry to courses including the MSc Marketing; MSc Accounting
    and Finance; and the MSc International Finance.

    6 x Computer Science Overseas PhD studentships which reduce our overseas tuition fee
    rates to the rate charged to home or EU students. The value of these scholarships in 2009-
    2010 will be £7,805. Studentships will be awarded to PhD project proposals related to the
    interests of the Department’s four research groups viz: Advanced Reasoning; Computational
    Biology; Intelligent Robotics; Vision, Graphics and Visualisation.

    3 x IMAPS International Student Bursaries from our Institute of Mathematics and Physical
    Sciences which reduce our overseas tuition fee rates to the rate charged to home or EU
    students. The full-time overseas student fees for the 2009-2010 academic year
    are £11,030 (laboratory based) or £8,695 (classroom based). The values of these
    scholarships are, respectively, £7,805 or £5,470. The successful applicants will only
    have to pay full-time UK/EU student fees for the duration of the scholarship.

    6 x AIPRS (Aberystwyth International Postgraduate Research
    Studentships) which reduce our overseas tuition fee rates to the
    rate charged to home or EU students. The value of these scholarships
    in 2009-2010 will be either £7,805 or £5,470.

    15 x International Politics Masters bursaries to be awarded on the basis
    of academic excellence and worth £1,000 each. Note: these International
    Politics bursaries are available to home, EU and international
    students.
Scholarships for EU Students

Aberystwyth University’s Bursaries, Scholarships and Awards have been voted the best available
at any British university.*

For European students applying for entry to the University in September 2009, the following
awards and scholarships are being o ered:

    Wales Assembly Government fee subsidy. The standard annual undergraduate tuition
    fee of £3,225 will be reduced to £1,290 as a subsidy of £1,935 will be paid direct to the
    University.

    Aberystwyth Excellence Scholarships worth a total of £2,000 over a 3 year course for
    students seeking entry to an Undergraduate degree or diploma schemes in the following
    subject areas: Agricultural and Rural Sciences, Animal and Equine Sciences, Biological Sciences,
    Computer Science and Software Engineering, Mathematics and Statistics, Physical Sciences,
    Physical Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Sport and Exercise Science, European
    Languages i.e. French, German, Spanish, Welsh, Irish and Celtic Studies.

    Aberystwyth European Bursaries for Undergraduate entry. The value of these bursaries
    is related to the level of annual household income and can vary from £200 to £1,000 a year.
    For those students who apply for undergraduate entry and where the annual income is no
    more than £18,370 (or equivalent), the bursary awarded will be £1,000.

    Aberystwyth Residential Bursaries worth £500. These will be awarded to undergraduate
    students who choose to live in University accommodation and who place Aberystwyth as
    their rm choice of study and who apply by June 30th.

    Aberystwyth Sports Bursaries worth £500 for students applying for
    undergraduate and postgraduate entry and who can demonstrate recent
    achievement of a high standard in a sport and commitment to performance
    development.

    Aberystwyth Music Bursaries worth £400 for undergraduate and
    postgraduate applicants who are experienced players of orchestral
    instruments. Awarded on the basis of an audition in Aberystwyth.



* Source: Higher Expectations 2007/8 report by Opinionpanel Research.
Contact Us

International Recruitment & Collaboration              Undergraduate Admissions
Student Welcome Centre,                                Student Welcome Centre,
Aberystwyth University, Penglais Campus,               Aberystwyth University, Penglais Campus,
Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, UK                            Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, UK
SY23 3FB                                               SY23 3FB
Tel: +44 (0)1970 622367                                Tel: +44 (0)1970 622 021
Fax: +44 (0)1970 622063                                Email: ug-admissions@aber.ac.uk
Email: internationalo ce@aber.ac.uk                    www.aber.ac.uk/en/scholarships/
www.aber.ac.uk/en/international/scholarships/

Postgraduate Admissions
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SY23 3FB
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   Top 10
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