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overall student satisfaction(NSS 2018)
overall University of the Year(What Uni Student Choice Awards 2018)
in the UK for Student Experience(Good University Guide, The Times & Sunday Times 2018)
in the UK for clubs and societies(What Uni Student Choice Awards 2018)
UK University in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings (2016-17)
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of Aberystwyth graduates in work/study 6 months after graduationHESA 2018
of our research is of an internationally recognised standardREF 2014
New precision agriculture partnership launched
Researchers at Aberystwyth University's Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS) are launching a new partnership with Coleg Cambria Llysfasi which aims to encourage farmers in Wales and further afield to incorporate cutting edge innovations on their farms.
Aberystwyth University grasses that feed the world considered one of the UK’s best breakthroughs
Pioneering work at Aberystwyth University that has led to the production of new varieties of high sugar grasses features as one of the UK's 100 best breakthroughs in recognition of its transformational environmental and economic benefits.
Detailed plans to transform Old College unveiled
Aberystwyth University has unveiled the latest designs for its ambitious plans to refurbish Old College, one of Wales's most iconic buildings.
EU funding to boost Wales’ creative technologies sector
Welsh Government Finance Secretary Mark Drakeford announces £0.9m of EU funding to refurbish part of Aberystwyth's iconic Old College university building.