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Reasons to Study Here
As University of the Year for Teaching Quality (The Times & Sunday Times, GUG 2018) you will be surrounded by academic leaders and pioneers. Take the next step to achieve your goals at Aber.Join the Community
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Not Just Any UniversityView our Awards and Rankings
Aberystwyth, 91% overall student satisfactionNSS, 2017
in the UK for Teaching QualityThe Times & Sunday Times, Good University Guide 2018
in the UK for Student ExperienceThe Times & Sunday Times, Good University Guide 2018
in Wales Times / Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018
A top 40 UK University in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings (2016-17)
The safest place to study in Wales 2017The Complete University Guide
of Aberystwyth graduates in work/study 6 months after graduationHESA, 2017
of our research is of an internationally recognised standardREF, 2014
Gold and silver for Aberystwyth University at WhatUni awards
Aberystwyth University has won the Postgraduate category in the What Uni Student Choice Awards 2018.
Aberystwyth cheerleaders all set for an American odyssey
Aberystwyth University students will take on the best in the world of cheerleading when they head to the USA next week.
Computer Science launches creative coding contest for schools
Aberystwyth University's Computer Science Department is calling on primary school pupils across Wales to take part in a unique coding competition combining poetry, Welsh mythology and creative computing.
Finalists for 2018 Staff and Students Awards announced
The finalists for the annual AberSU Celebrates: Staff and Students Awards have been announced.