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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)
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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
How forensic science has helped rediscover forgotten apples
Writing in The Conversation, Dr Danny Thorogood from the Institute of Biology, Environmental and Rural Sciences discusses how forensic science has helped rediscover forgotten apples
Aberystwyth University hosts third David Trotter memorial lecture
Dr Laura Wright from the University of Cambridge will deliver the third David Trotter Memorial Lecture at Aberystwyth University on Thursday 25 October 2018.
Waste from sugarcane production to tackle tooth decay, obesity and diabetes
A new collaborative research project between the UK and India led by Aberystwyth University, aims to transform waste streams from the Indian sugarcane industry into a range of valuable new products that can address tooth decay, obesity and diabetes.
The Pumpkin Hack
Learn about circuits and programming as you make a pumpkin lantern at our special Halloween workshop.