A top 40 UK university

Aberystwyth University is ranked as one of the top 40 universities in the UK in a respected international league table.

The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016-17 judges higher education institutes according to their performance across four key indicators - teaching, research, citations and international outlook.

A total of 91 UK universities are included in the 2016-17 table, with Aberystwyth University ranked 38th in the UK.

Worldwide, the rankings rate a total of 980 universities in 79 different countries, with Aberystwyth University in the 301-350 band.