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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
Malaysia, Truly Asia! Aberystwyth Malaysian Night 2019
The annual Aberystwyth Malaysian Night on Saturday 23 February promises to be a magnificent evening of entertainment which showcases the rich diversity of Malaysian culture.
First protection of a nature site supported by environmental DNA evidence
Rare species of fungi detected by a new environmental DNA technique developed at Aberystwyth University has led to the designation of a new Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) near Birmingham.
Aberystwyth University supports Welsh music scene
Aberystwyth University is the main sponsor for one of the biggest events on the Welsh rock and pop scene calendar, which is being held this weekend.
Aberystwyth University sponsors Cows On Tour
Aberystwyth University's Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences – IBERS – is main sponsor for Cows On Tour 2019.