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UK University in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings (2016-17)
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of our research is of an internationally recognised standardREF 2014
Aberystwyth University at the Hay Festival
A series of lectures focusing on some of the global challenges being addressed at Aberystwyth University will feature at this year's Hay Festival.
Old sketches, maps and gothic effigies unlock secrets of John Keats’s famous poem ‘La Belle Dame Sans Merci’
New work by Aberystwyth University researchers suggests that two hand-holding gothic effigies in Chichester Cathedral made famous by Philip Larkin's poem «An Arundel Tomb' also inspired John Keats's 200-year-old meditation on doomed love, «La Belle Dame Sans Merci'.
Leading lawyer to head longest-established law department in Wales
Aberystwyth University has announced the appointment of leading Welsh lawyer Emyr Lewis as Head of its Department of Law & Criminology.
Ben Lake on Brexit from the backbenches
Wales's youngest MP Ben Lake will talk about Brexit and the role of the Westminster backbencher in a public lecture at Aberystwyth University on 16 May 2019.