4+1 A.B./M.A. with Aberystwyth University, U.K.

Application Information for Bryn Mawr Students: 2022-2023

Application Information

Students interested in this program must apply during the last year of UG study at Bryn Mawr (or having already graduated). Successful applicants will receive a conditional offer letter noting the terms of acceptance and this will reserve them a place in the chosen Master’s degree. An unconditional offer will be sent as soon as the Bryn Mawr Bachelor’s degree certificate is received and any other conditions have been met.

Graduates from the U.S. are exempt from providing proof of English to meet the U.K. Visa and Immigration requirements. Students will need to obtain a Visa to travel to the UK for study. Further immigration advice can be found by emailing immigrationadvice@aber.ac.uk.

All applicants are to apply via AU's online portal.

Program Options

Entrance requirements for admission into the following postgraduate programmes:

  • M.A.: Bryn Mawr GPA of 2.63. Equivalent to a UK 2:2 Honours degree
  • M.Sc.: Bryn Mawr GPA of 2.63. Equivalent to a UK 2:2 Honours degree
  • M.Phil.: Bryn Mawr GPA of 3.10. Equivalent to a UK 2:1 Honours degree. There are a limited number of places available on Research Masters courses (M.Phil.) in a number of areas of discipline. Applications will be considered on a case by case basis.
  • Ph.D.: All enquiries are welcome.

For more information about entry requirements please refer to the Aberystwyth University USA Country page.

Tuition and Scholarships

Successful applicants from Bryn Mawr College will be awarded the Bryn Mawr College Master's Scholarship.

Successful applicant will be awarded the International Accommodation Award: Accommodation in Cwrt Mawr Price Band 1 & 2 included in your tuition fees. If you choose to stay in a separate university owned accommodation you will receive a £2,000 discount.

AU tuition fees are published here.

Student Financial Aid is Accepted at Aberystwyth University

The tuition fee for new entrants to the AU Programs will be reviewed annually.

For Questions

  • Aberystwyth University Institutional Coordinator: Jackie Jarocki, Regional Officer for the USA, jaj64@aber.ac.uk.
  • Bryn Mawr College Institutional Coordinator: Alice Lesnick, Associate Dean for Global Engagement, alesnick@brynmawr.edu.