Welcome from our Head of School

Our students have joined us from all parts of the UK as well as from such countries as Norway, Switzerland, Portugal, Brunei, Latvia, Poland, China, Australia and north America. The School of Art is a truly cosmopolitan place to be! In addition to our undergraduate students, we enrol 55-65 new students each year, we have 40 or so Taught Masters and Postgraduate Research (PhD) students.

Founded in 1872, Aberystwyth University now has a student population of some 10,000 students. Aside from enjoying one of the best locations of any campus in Britain, the University has a reputation for high academic standards and a strong sense of collegiality.

If you would like to discover what makes the School of Art at Aberystwyth such a special place to study, please arrange a visit to see for yourself by emailing artschool@aber.ac.uk.

A warm welcome awaits.


2018 Open Day Dates:

  • Tuesday 10th July
  • Saturday 15th September
  • Saturday 13th October
  • Saturday 10th November

For more information and to register, please click here


You may view/download our most recent School of Art Undergraduate Brochure.

Professor Robert Meyrick
Head of the School of Art
Aberystwyth University