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Not Just Any UniversityView our Awards and Rankings
overall and best in Wales for student satisfaction(NSS 2017)
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)
in the UK for accommodation(What Uni Student Choice Awards 2018)
of Aberystwyth graduates in work/study 6 months after graduationHESA 2017
of our research is of an internationally recognised standardREF 2014
Student satisfaction at Aberystwyth in UK top ten
Aberystwyth is ranked a Top Ten UK university for student satisfaction in the latest edition of The Complete University Guide.
Aberystwyth academics appointed to Research Excellence Framework panels
Four prominent academics from Aberystwyth University have been selected as panel members for the 2021 Research Excellence Framework.
International biodiversity study led by Aberystwyth University academic
Economic growth across Europe and Central Asia has contributed to biodiversity loss, which in turn seriously threatens people's quality of life, according to an international study co-led by an Aberystwyth University academic.
What lurks inside a fatberg?
Parasitology experts from Aberystwyth University will feature in Channel 4's «Fatberg Autopsy: Secrets of the Sewers', which is broadcast at 9pm on Tuesday 24 April 2018.