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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 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)
Baby alpacas born at upland research centre
A herd of alpaca at Aberystwyth University's upland research centre welcomed two new arrivals during the Covid-19 lockdown.
Aberystwyth University Chancellor among Eisteddfod’s Gorsedd Honours
The Chancellor, fellows and alumni of Aberystwyth University are among those joining the National Eisteddfod's Gorsedd of the Bards, it has been announced.
EU funding boost for climate change research
Three major research projects involving Aberystwyth University scientists have been awarded additional European Union funding of (Euros)4.5m (£3.9m).
University to help keep the Wales Air Ambulance flying
Aberystwyth University has announced Wales Air Ambulance as its Charity of the Year for 2020-21.