Deadline:

31 July, 2019.

Location:

Wales, UK.  

(Partially Funded)

Description

International Excellence Undergraduate Scholarships – Aberystwyth University

Aberystwyth University offers International Excellence Undergraduate Scholarships that are worth £8,000 in tuition fee discounts over the duration of a 3 year degree scheme. These scholarships are available for international students applying to study a full degree.

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Aberystwyth University is a public research university in Aberystwyth, Wales. Aberystwyth was a founding member institution of the former federal University of Wales. The university has almost 8,000 students studying across 3 academic faculties and 17 departments.

Aberystwyth University is placed in the UK’s top 50 universities in the main national rankings and it has become the first university to be awarded with the prestigious prize “University of the year for teaching quality” by The Times/Sunday Good University Guide for two consecutive years (2018 and 2019).

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Accounting and Finance.
  • Agriculture.
  • Animal Behavior, Wildlife Conservation and Zoology.
  • Art and Art History.
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Microbiology
  • Biology, Human Biology and Health.
  • Business and Management.
  • Computer Science.
  • Countryside Conservation, Ecology and Plant Biology.
  • Criminology.
  • Drama, Theater, Film and Television Studies.
  • Economics.
  • Education and Childhood Studies.
  • Engineering.
  • English and Creative Writing.
  • Equine Science.
  • Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences.
  • History.
  • Information Studies.
  • Law.
  • Marine and Freshwater Biology.
  • Marketing.
  • Mathematics.
  • Modern Languages.
  • Physics and Astronomy.
  • Politics and International Politics.
  • Psychology.
  • Sociology
  • Sport and Exercise Science.
  • Tourism.
  • Veterinary Bio-sciences and Animal Science.
  • Welsh and Celtic Studies.

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, PALESTINE, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, SAUDI ARABIA, EMIRATES, KUWAIT, QATAR, BAHRAIN, OMAN, YEMEN, SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, TURKEY, IRAN, CYPRUS, COMOROS, & OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA.

Program Period

A maximum of 3 years.

Aberystwyth University offers Scholarships that are worth £8,000 in tuition fee discounts over the duration of a 3 year degree scheme.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Applicants must be classed as full-time overseas students for fee paying purposes.  The Scholarships are available to self-financing students only.  This includes students using overseas government loans to fund their studies.
  •  Applicants must be undertaking a full degree at Aberystwyth University and must be applying to study a full degree (not gaining entry to years 2 or 3 of a course).
  • Applicants may not previously  have been degree students at any university for a period of more than 1 year.
  • These scholarships may not be combined with most other Aberystwyth University awards, scholarships or bursaries, but they may be combined with the Early Payment Discount, and the Aberystwyth International Scholarships.
  • Students undertaking a 4 year course which includes a year in employment, year in industry, year abroad etc. don’t receive the discount for the 3rd year of their course.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • The scholarship offers £8,000 in tuition fee discounts over the duration of a 3 year degree scheme.
  • The discounts will be as follows: Year 1 – £4,000 | Year 2 – £2,000 | Year 3 – £2,000

How to Apply

First Step: 

Complete online UCAS form and place Aberytwyth as your Firm choice of university.

– you’ll need to submit the following documents:

  • Personal statement (Maximum 4000 character).
  • Referee details  including:
  1. Full title and name of referee.
  2. Post/occupation/relationship.
  3. Organisation name.
  4. Address.
  5. Telephone number.
  6. Fax number.
  7. Email address.
  • TOEFL/ IELTS Test number.

Second Step:

It is not necessary to apply for the Scholarship – all international applicants will automatically be considered. The Scholarships will be awarded based on academic achievement. If you are successful in obtaining a Scholarship, you will be informed before the start of term.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Aya Gamal ElGeddawy/ Egypt 

Reviewed by” Amari Assam/ Algeria 
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