Welcome Tanzania



If you have any questions about applying to, studying at, or living in Aberystwyth, please contact the regional officer for your country:

Contact: Jack Coates
Email: jac136@aber.ac.uk
Phone: +44 (0) 1970 621892

Entry Requirements


Entry Requirements


Tanzanian Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education with grades ABB-CCC (depending on the subject to be studied). Applicants with lower scores may be considered for courses with integrated foundation years.




  • A Certificate of Secondary Education AND International Foundation Programme. 
  • A-Levels (104-128 UCAS points)
  • International Baccalaureate (28 - 32 points)

Generally, the minimum entry requirement for most taught masters courses is the equivalent (see below) of a lower second class honours degree (2.2). However, some departments may require upper second class honours degrees (2.1) (e.g. Department of International Politics) or relevant work experience.


Bachelor's 2.2

Bachelor's 2.1

Bachelor's 1st

cGPA: 2.70

cGPA: 3.60

cGPA: 4.40








For specific requirements, please refer to the Postgraduate Admissions Office website.

English Requirement

IELTS score of at least 6.0 - 7.5




C in English from Certificate of Secondary Education (CSE)


If you require help or assistance with your English then our International English Centre will be pleased to offer assistance and guidance. The Centre offers an intensive full-time course available before you commence your degree and provides ongoing support throughout the duration of your studies.


Award Value How and When to Apply

International Accommodation Award

(Foundation, Undergraduate and Postgraduate)

International students* are eligible to apply for university accommodation at no additional cost or discounted by £2,000.

See our International Accommodation Award page for more information.


*For further information on scholarships and bursaries please visit our fees and scholarships page or contact the International Office at international@aber.ac.uk.


SI-UK Dar es Salaam Office

Oil Com Petrol Station,
Nyerere/Chang'ombe Road, P. O. Box 40163
Dar es Salaam

Tel:  +255 677 500 800
Email: daressalaam@studyin-uk.com
Website: www.studyin-uk.co.tz 



World Student Advisors 

Tel: +255 692 825 149 
Email: Shamim@worldstudentadvisors.com 
Website: www.worldstudentadvisors.com