Aberystwyth University

  • Wales.



Aberystwyth is a small and pleasant university on the western coast of Wales that has been welcoming international students for more than 100 years. The university is known for itsexcellent student environment and NMBU students have given very positive reviews from their stays in Aberystwyth. The city has approximately 13.000 inhabitants and is a historic market and seaport in Ceredigion in Wales. The university has about 7000 students.

Aberystwyth University

Type of agreement
The agreement applies for biology and international relations.

About the agreement

The agreement only applies for subjects at the Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences and the Department of International Politics.

Who can apply
For all Erasmus agreements it is necessary to have attained 60 credits on your current NMBU program before commencing on an exchange study abroad.

Number of study places
One student for one semester at the Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences, and two students for one semester at the Department of International Politics (the latter is only for students on the M-IR program, and it is a bilateral agreement).

Language of teaching

Semester timing
Autumn semester: end of September – end of January.
Spring semester: end of January – start of June.

Tuition fees
Exchange students must continue to pay for NMBU’s semester fees, plus register with NMBU whilst they are on exchange. However, it is not necessary to pay any types of fee at the partner university.

The university offers student rooms for exchange students, but it is wise to apply early.

10 credits at Aberystwyth are equivalent to 5 NMBU credits.

Aberystwyth shore.jpgView over Aberystwyth.  Photo: Wikipedia

Published 19. August 2014 - 13:34 - Updated 7. March 2018 - 10:32