If you choose to study in Wales, you will not be disappointed with the nation’s natural beauty, high standard of education and amazing history and culture. Part of the United Kingdom, Wales is located on the West coast of Great Britain, surrounded by England to the East and South.
Wales has a population of 3 million people, with over 8,000 international students attending school across Wales every year. The universities in Wales are spread through out the country, offering a diverse range of learning experiences from hustling cities to stunning costal locations. With plenty to do, there is something for everyone whether you end up living in the city or countryside.
With stunning mountains and breath-taking seaside locations, Wales has a lot to offer including three national parks: Snowdonia, Brecon Beacons and Pembrokeshire Coast.
Such an amazing landscape calls for amazing outdoor activities! There are great opportunities to surf, walk, climb, kayak, sail and cycle all through out Wales.
Lots of History
Wales has an abundance of its rich heritage on display! There are over 600 castles through out the nation, as well as six UNESCO world heritage sites to explore.
With over 92% of graduates finding employment within 6 months of graduating, degrees from Welsh universities are acknowledged and respected by employers and academics around the globe.
Great Support System
Each university in Wales provides its own special support system for international students, which includes pre-departure briefings, international student ambassadors and social events!
Explore the UK
On the weekends, you also have the opportunity to explore England and Scotland, which are only a quick train ride away!