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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
Exhibition – Shy Green-Ice Blue
An exhibition of artworks by Dr Simon Pierse, featuring the arctic regions of West Greenland, will be on display at the School of Art Gallery from 9 December 2019 to 7 February 2020.
Festival celebrates minority languages in all their forms
Delegates from a variety of international institutions, organisations and governmental bodies came together at Aberystwyth University's Old College on 28 and 29 November to discuss the importance of minority and indigenous languages, the role they play within their communities and how to sustain and increase their usage.
Exhibition - John Duffin: Prints and Paintings
An exhibition of works by award-winning contemporary painter and printmaker, John Duffin, is on display at the School of Art Gallery from 9 December 2019 to 7 February 2020.
Domestic abuse initiative goes UK wide
A ground breaking Welsh initiative that supports older people who suffer domestic abuse is set to be extended across the UK.