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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)
Aberystwyth top in Wales for student satisfaction
Aberystwyth is the best university in Wales for student satisfaction, according to the latest National Student Survey (NSS) which is published today, Thursday 15 July, 2021.
What kind of Wales would you like to live in?
Researchers at the University are keen to hear your views on what kind of Wales you would like to live in.
Young Peacemakers Award presented to final year International Politics student
A final year International Politics student at Aberystwyth University has been presented with a Young Peacemakers Award for a written composition on the Israel-Palestine peace process.
Tributes paid to former Aberystwyth University President
Tributes have been paid to Lord Elystan Morgan, former President of Aberystwyth University, who has died at the age of 88.