The British Council inspected and accredited Aberystwyth University in March 2017. The Accreditation Scheme assesses the standards of management, resources and premises, teaching, welfare, and care of under 18s and accredits organisations which meet the overall standard in each area inspected (see for details).

The English language teaching department of this university offers courses in general, academic and professional English for adults (17+) and for closed groups of adults (17+) and vacation courses for adults (17+).

Strengths were noted in the areas of staff management, student administration, quality assurance, learning resources, course design, learner management, teaching, care of students, accommodation, and leisure opportunities.

The inspection report stated that the organisation met the standards of the Scheme.