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REF 2014

Success for Aberystwyth University in REF 2014


Aberystwyth University has significantly improved the quality of its research in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014.

Foundation degree in agriculture launched


Aled Jones-Griffiths, Coleg Meirion Dwyfor, Professor April McMahon Vice-Chancellor of Aberystwyth University and Gareth Jones of Coleg Cambria. The new programme was launched at the Royal Welsh Winter Fair.

Coleg Cambria and Grwp Llandrillo Menai announce plans to jointly deliver a Foundation degree in Agriculture that is validated by Aberystwyth University.

Aberystwyth secures place in €2.1bn consortium


The IBERS building on the Gogerddan Campus

IBERS secures place in InnoLife, a consortium of 144 European companies, research institutes and universities allowing access to applications for €2.1bn of European funds.

Springboard Women’s Development Programme success


Members of the first cohort of Springboard graduates at Aberystwyth University

Springboard is designed for women who want to make a better world for themselves at work and home, whilst building the practical skills and confidence to take these steps.

Innovation and Enterprise Campus secures £20m funding


Welsh Government Minister Jane Hutt (left) and Professor April McMahon Vice-Chancellor of Aberystwyth University

Welsh Government Minister Jane Hutt announces Aberystwyth Innovation and Enterprise Campus as the first multi-million pound project to receive funding from the new £2 billion EU funding programmes.