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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
The Pumpkin Hack
Learn about circuits and programming as you make a pumpkin lantern at our special Halloween workshop.
New Welsh-medium e-learning resources for A Level politics students
Lecturers from Aberystwyth University's Department of International politics have created a series of Welsh-medium education resources for students studying A level Politics.
Munroe Bergdorf to address Aberystwyth Transgender conference
The first transgender model in the UK to be appointed as the face of an international fashion brand, is set to address a conference for transgender people and their allies hosted at Aberystwyth University this week.
Aberystwyth University lecturer wins Sir Ellis Griffith prize
A lecturer in Professional Welsh at Aberystwyth University has been reocgnised for her study of the translation work of one of Wales' most celebrated dramatists, novelist and authors, Saunders Lewis.