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Not Just Any UniversityView our Awards and Rankings
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)
in the UK for accommodation(What Uni Student Choice Awards 2018)
of Aberystwyth graduates in work/study 6 months after graduationHESA 2018
of our research is of an internationally recognised standardREF 2014
Aber scoops top teaching accolade for second time
Aberystwyth University has been named University of the Year for Teaching Quality for the second year running by The Times / Sunday Times Good University Guide.
Nominations for Honorary Awards sought
The University is inviting nominations for a range of Honorary Awards to be conferred during its graduation ceremonies in July 2019.
Plans for a new national radio spectrum research centre to support fourth industrial revolution
Welsh Secretary Alun Cairns MP delivers keynote speech at a special focus event at Aberystwyth University to explore establishing a pioneering new UK innovation and research facility in Mid Wales.
Stepping up Students’ Learning – Aberystwyth University hosts its annual learning and teaching conference
A year on from being awarded University of the Year for Teaching Quality by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018, Aberystwyth University this week hosts its annual conference dedicated to improving the student learning experience.