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Become a student in a wonderful part of Wales, where countryside and coastline come together around a distinct university town. Start your journey of discovery and success at Aber.Picture Yourself with Us
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
Aberystwyth University sponsors Pride Cymru’s Big Weekend
Aberystwyth University is one of the main sponsors for Pride Cymru's Big Weekend which takes place in Cardiff on 24 – 26 August 2018.
New project to tackle equality, diversity and inclusion in engineering and physical sciences
Aberystwyth University is involved in a multi-million pound initiative aimed at improving equality, diversity and inclusion in engineering and physical sciences.
Rutherford Fellowships awarded to Aberystwyth University
Aberystwyth is one of only 19 universities in the UK to have been awarded five new fellowships under the Rutherford Fund Strategic Partner Grants scheme administered by Universities UK International (UUKi).
AHRC funding to develop the next generation of academics in the arts and humanities
The South, West and Wales Doctoral Training Partnership is to receive funding from the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) over eight years to deliver postgraduate supervision, training and skills development from 2019.