Why Aberystwyth?

Choose Aberystwyth University and you’ll be choosing a place of learning in a location like no other. On the west coast of Wales between Cardigan Bay and the Cambrian Mountains, you’ll be part of a friendly, outward-looking community where the far horizon inspires ambition and aspiration. A place where students have been coming since 1872, drawn by our reputation for teaching excellence and an exceptional student experience.

At a glance - a few more reasons for choosing to study at Aberystwyth…