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Top in Wales and 2nd in the UK for Student Experience(Good University Guide, The Times and Sunday Times 2023)
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98% of research at Aberystwyth University is of an internationally recognised standard or higher(Research Excellence Framework 2021)
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Aberystwyth’s research is helping to change the world for the better, by making a difference to real lives. We’re tackling some of society’s most pressing challenges, including climate change, global health, societal changes, and space exploration.
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£1 million pea protein research aims to cut soya imports
A new £1 million project will research new varieties of peas to reduce the UK's reliance on soya imports, it has been announced today.
Eurig Salisbury appointed Town Bard for Aberystwyth
Lecturer in Creative Writing and award-winning poet, Eurig Salisbury, has been appointed as Aberystwyth's first ever Town Bard (Bardd y Dref).
Students win trip to major New York film festival
Four Aberystwyth University film and television students will be flying to the United States in June 2023 to attend one of the world's leading film festivals.
IBERS recognised as a sustainable farming research centre of excellence
Aberystwyth University's Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS) is joining sustainable farming organisation, Linking Environment and Farming's (LEAF) UK network of world leading innovation centres and demonstration farms.