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Clearing and Adjustment 2019
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Not Just Any UniversityView our Awards and Rankings
overall student satisfaction(NSS 2019)
overall University of the Year(What Uni Student Choice Awards 2019)
in the UK for Student Experience(Good University Guide, The Times & Sunday Times 2018)
for Postgraduate category(What Uni Student Choice Awards 2019)
UK University in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings (2016-17)
for International category(What Uni Student Choice Awards 2019)
of Aberystwyth graduates in work/study 6 months after graduationHESA 2018
of our research is of an internationally recognised standardREF 2014
Oliver! opens to rapturous reception
Aberystwyth Arts Centre's summer season musical production of Oliver!, directed by Richard Cheshire, enjoyed a sold-out opening night and a standing ovation as the cast took their bows on the first performance of a three-week run.
Aberystwyth research in Berlin Kindertransport exhibition
Research by an Aberystwyth University academic is to feature in a special open air exhibition in Berlin marking the 80th anniversary of the Kindertransport.
University celebrates excellence in teaching
Alison Pierse, Lifelong Learning Tutor in Art, has been awarded the 2018-19 Aberystwyth University Exemplary Course Award for her Art History distance learning module, Figuratively Speaking: The History of Western Figurative Sculpture.
Aberystwyth University academic wins Gwerddon prize
Dr Lowri Cunnington Wynn from the Department of Law and Criminology at Aberstwyth University is the winner of this year's Gwerddon prize.