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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
Water, gravity and the feathers of a crow: Science in the garden during Covid
What does water flowing from a hose have to do with space travel, and how can the feathers of a crow help unlock the secrets of a virus like Covid-19?
Finals Festival goes digital
Theatre, Film and Television Studies final-year students will be presenting the fruits of their creative labour online this week, as one of the department's flagship events goes fully digital for the first time.
Online programme offers lifelong learning students a chance to study remotely
The Department of Lifelong Learning at Aberystwyth University is offering an alternative way to learn during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Covid-19: worry and anxiety guide available in Welsh
A practical online guide to living with worry and anxiety during the Covid-19 pandemic is now available online in Welsh, thanks to Aberystwyth University students.