Study in Wales ©

British Council

Monday 07 October 2019 - 00:00 to Monday 30 December 2019 - 23:55

Did you know: 

  • 92 per cent of graduates from Welsh universities found employment within six months of leaving university
  • Wales enjoys some of the lowest living costs in Britain 
  • In 2017–18 there were more than 21,000 international students studying in Wales, from more than 140 countries
  • More than three-quarters of research conducted at Welsh universities were judged to be ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’ (REF 2014)
  • Wales has a rich and varied cultural heritage with more than 600 castles and six UNESCO world heritage sites.

As part of the world-renowned UK higher education system, Welsh universities are not only top destinations for quality higher education qualifications, they also leave great impressions for their stunning locations with affordable living costs for international students.

To help Vietnamese students gain a greater understanding about the Welsh higher education system, the academic excellence of Welsh universities and the study life in Wales, the British Council in Vietnam in partnership with Universities Wales is pleased to present the Study in Wales programme with the participation of eight leading Welsh universities. The programme is supported by VTV7 and Hoa Hoc Tro Magazine and will last five months from August to December 2019. 

Packed with the latest information, exciting events, talk shows and various activities, the Study in Wales programme promises to become a trustful information hub for those who are interested in applying for Welsh universities in the future.


  1. Minigame Study in Wales starts on August 2019 with 30 quizzes about Wales with an opportunity to win one of 100 gifts from Welsh universities. The minigame is running on Hoa Hoc Tro Magazine Facebook page:
  2. 20 most appealing stories about studying in Wales from Welsh alumni on Hoa Học Tro online newspaper 
  3. Study in Wales segment in VTV7’s TV show IELTS Face-off – Season 4, which will be on air from September to November 2019
  4. Other interesting activities about studying in Wales in the British Council’s Study UK Exhibition in October 2019, including:
  • 2.000 Study in Wales education booklets will be distributed to visitors
  • Two talk shows Study in Wales – All you need to know will be organised pre and during the exhibition
  • Study in Wales zone and meeting with representatives from Welsh universities at the exhibition.

Activate your study abroad plan today by clicking Going, sharing our Study in Wales Facebook event page and follow our hashtags #ThisisWales #StudyinWales to get the most updated information about studying in Wales. Lucky gifts from Welsh universities will be awarded to those who actively engage on our event page. 

The list of universities participating in the programme:

  • Aberystwyth University
  • Bangor University
  • Cardiff Metropolitan University
  • Cardiff University
  • Glyndwr University
  • Swansea University
  • University of South Wales
  • University of Wales Trinity Saint David