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Studying in Wales - fact file

Cardiff University students graduate
Cardiff University students graduate
  • In 2012 over 18,000 international students from outside Europe enrolled on higher education courses in Wales (they make up about 13.7% of the student population).
  • Wales welcomes international students from over 170 countries enrolling onto over higher education 2700 courses.
  • We are proud of the level of personal support we offer to our international students. Institutions offer a wide range of services, such as pre-departure briefings and handbooks.
  • Access to free English language support is available at all of Wales' universities.
  • Our universities offer lots of help for funding your studies including international scholarship schemes.
  • Our students are happy! Aberystwyth has been voted best university town in Britain and Swansea University has won an award for being the best student experience in the UK.
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