Welcome to Aberystwyth
Clearing and Adjustment 2020
Become a student in a wonderful part of Wales, where countryside and coastline come together around a distinctive university town. Start your journey of discovery and success at Aber.Picture yourself with us
Our award-winning teaching is informed by our cutting-edge research that feeds directly into our courses, helping you to uncover new skills and solve real-world problems.Start your journey
Our excellent teaching and research enables innovation and discovery. Furthermore, 95% of our research is recognised to an international standard (REF 2014).Explore our courses
As University of the Year for Teaching Quality (Good University Guide 2019) you will be surrounded by academic leaders and pioneers. Take the next step to achieve your goals at Aber.Join the community
Not just any UniversityView our Awards and Rankings
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
Girls into Geoscience goes virtual
Female scientists from across the UK and Ireland will convene virtually for the largest Girls into Geoscience event which takes place today, Monday 6 July 2020.
Danger that longer-term health problems ignored as virus pandemic bites - expert
Longer term health challenges risk being neglected as governments focus on the Coronavirus pandemic, a global health policy expert has warned.
Hemp growing trial for potential use in Welsh agriculture
New research on the potential of growing hemp seed and fibre on Welsh farms for industrial purposes is underway at Aberystwyth University.
Major award to uncover secrets of medieval seals
A historian from Aberystwyth University has been awarded a prestigious Major Research Fellowship by the Leverhulme Trust to investigate what seals can reveal about life in medieval times.