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Not just any UniversityView our Awards and Rankings
overall student satisfaction(NSS 2020)
Welsh University of the Year(The Times & Sunday Times, Good University Guide 2020)
University of the Year
for Teaching Quality 2018 & 2019(The Times & Sunday Times, Good University Guide, 2018 & 2019)
of the University’s research is of an internationally recognised standard(Research Excellence Framework 2014)
in the 2018 Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework(TEF 2018)
UK University in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings(2016-2017)
of Aberystwyth graduates in work / study six months after graduation(HESA 2018)
overall University of the Year(What Uni Student Choice Awards 2020)
Borth parent’s success as Aberystwyth University celebrates Welsh learners
A parent from Borth and a bookshop owner from Montgomery are among a group who have been recognised for their efforts to learn and promote the Welsh language.
Rural Wales post-Covid recovery needs integrated programme, says report
Rural Wales needs an integrated programme to improve infrastructure, diversify the economy, unlock housing and strengthen community resilience as it recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic, according to researchers at Aberystwyth University.
Research partnership to expand benefits of hemp
Hemp could become a more common feature of the countryside, our diets and everyday life, thanks to a new £1.1m research partnership.
Aberystwyth Vice Chancellor pays tribute to community-wide efforts to control COVID-19
Aberystwyth University's Vice Chancellor has paid tribute to local organisations and workers for efforts to control cases of COVID-19 in the area.