Education Secretary attends Summer University Graduation Ceremony

25 August 2017

Kirsty Williams AM, Welsh Government Cabinet Secretary for Education, was guest of honour at the Aberystwyth Summer University Graduation Ceremony on 25 August 2017.

Penglais Campus’s earliest building given Grade II listed status

22 August 2017

The earliest building to have been built on Penglais Campus has been given Grade II listed status to protect it for future generations.

Aberystwyth graduate Rhodri Siôn wins Professor Gwyn Thomas Memorial Prize

22 August 2017

Aberystwyth University graduate, Rhodri Siôn, has been awarded the first Gwobr Goffa yr Athro Gwyn Thomas.

Princess Diana landmine featured in exhibition at Aberystwyth University

22 August 2017

Twenty years on from her death, a curious porcelain replica landmine featuring images of Diana, Princess of Wales, is on display at the School of Art Gallery.

Aberystwyth academic to advise National Assembly on Brexit trade challenges

18 August 2017

Aberystwyth Business School Professor is providing specialist research advice to the National Assembly for Wales on how Brexit is likely to impact the Welsh economy.

Solar scientists head for the US to study eclipse

17 August 2017

Aberystwyth researchers have joined an international team of solar scientists in the USA this week as they prepare to study the latest total eclipse of the sun.

Clearing offers on social media

16 August 2017

Aberystwyth University is using social media for the first time to make offers to applicants during Clearing.

New degree schemes available in Clearing

16 August 2017

A three-year course in film-making is one of a raft of new degree schemes available through Clearing at Aberystwyth University this year.

What a feeling! Flashdance explodes onto stage

16 August 2017

Flashdance – The Musicalexplodes onto stage at Aberystwyth Arts Centre this evening (Wednesday 16 August), for the first of a run of performances lasting until Saturday 2 September.    

Aberystwyth alumnus Osian Rhys Jones wins the National Eisteddfod Chair

11 August 2017

Osian Rhys Jones, who graduated in Welsh and Welsh History from Aberystwyth University, is the winner of the Chair at the National Eisteddfod of Wales which is held this year on Anglesey.

Translation challenge winner announced

10 August 2017

For the first time ever, the work of one of Turkey’s foremost twentieth century poets has been translated into Welsh. 

New Chair of Aberystwyth University Council

09 August 2017

Aberystwyth University is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Emyr Roberts as its next Chair of Council.

Top 5 in the UK and Best in Wales for Student Satisfaction

09 August 2017

Aberystwyth University students are amongst the most satisfied in the whole of the UK, according to the annual National Student Survey (NSS) published today Wednesday 9 August 2017.

Tributes paid to Professor Emeritus D. J. Bowen

08 August 2017

Tributes have been paid to Professor Emeritus D. J. Bowen who died on Thursday 3 August 2017.

Aber alumnus wins Eisteddfod Crown

07 August 2017

Aberystwyth University alumnus Gwion Hallam has won the Crown at the National Eisteddfod of Wales in Anglesey.

British Council endorses International English Centre

07 August 2017

The International English Centre at Aberystwyth University is delighted to receive its latest accreditation from the British Council.

From Wales to Botany Bay: Female Criminals from Wales

07 August 2017

The plight of the Welsh women in their midst will be discussed by Aberystwyth University criminology lecturer Dr Lowri Cunnington Wynn at the National Eisteddfod on Tuesday 8 August 2017.

Memories of Monty Python sought

07 August 2017

One of the enduring icons of 1970s and 1980s British popular culture, Monty Python, is the focus of a new study by Dr Kate Egan, Senior Lecturer in Film Studies at the Department of Theatre Film and Television Studies.

Aberystwyth University at the National Eisteddfod

01 August 2017

Aberystwyth University is offering a full programme of events on its stand at the 2017 National Eisteddfod of Wales which takes place on Anglesey from 4-12 August.

Aberystwyth University is main sponsor of Maes B

01 August 2017

Aberystwyth University is the main sponsor of Maes B, the Welsh medium rock and pop festival for young people which takes place alongside the National Eisteddfod of Wales which is held from 4 – 12 August 2017.