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Studying in Wales

What is it like to study in Wales as an international student?

Universities in Wales deliver more than 5,600 courses to over 25,000 international students at its eight institutes of higher education. Between them, Welsh universities boast a significant number of 4* rated departments, the highest rating you can achieve, whilst 92% of graduates from Welsh universities found employment within six months of leaving university.

Many campuses are based within a short distance of areas notable for their beauty, and many surveys have shown that students in Wales consistently enjoy a better quality of life than other students across the UK.

Living in Wales

Wales might be a small nation compared to its larger neighbours in England, Scotland and Ireland, but it more than compensates with breathtaking landscapes and coastal beauty. Wales' mountains, hills and rivers offer ample opportunity to escape the bustle of university life, whilst cities such as Cardiff mean big city thrills are not far away. There are also six UNESCO World Heritage sites in Wales.

Wales also enjoys some of the lowest living costs in the UK, which means spending less on accommodation, travel and food.

Tuition Fees in Wales

International students can expect to pay between £11,000 to £25,000 per year on tuition in Wales.

Scholarships and Funding

Various funding and scholarship options are available to international students who wish to study in Wales. Scholarships between £1,000 and £5,000 are available across various courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, including business, computer science and engineering programmes.

Study in Wales

If you want to study in Wales, arrange a free consultation at SI-UK today.

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