International students raise funds for Nepal quake victims

30 April 2015

International students at Aberystwyth University have set about raising money to support rebuilding work in Nepal, following last week’s devastating earthquake.

Corporate Health Standard Silver Award for Aberystwyth University

29 April 2015

Aberystwyth University has gained the Silver Award under the Corporate Health Standard (CHS), the quality mark for workplace health promotion run by Welsh Government.

Aberystwyth subjects listed amongst world elite

29 April 2015

Five academic subjects at Aberystwyth University feature in the QS World University Rankings by Subject which are published today, Wednesday 29 April.

‘Middle Powers in World Trade Diplomacy, India, South Africa and the Doha Development Agenda’

28 April 2015

International Politics lecturer Dr Charalampos Efstathopoulos examines the behaviour of developing countries towards the management of the global economy in this latest book.

English and Creative Writing wins Department of the Year

25 April 2015

English and Creative Writing announced Department of the Year at the Aberystwyth University Student led Teaching Awards which were held on Friday 24 April.

Sign up for Aberystwyth’s Virtual Open Day

24 April 2015

Virtual Open Day, Thursday 30 April; see what Aberystwyth University has to offer from the comfort of their own home.

Student Led Teaching Awards 2015

24 April 2015

The annual Aberystwyth University Student Led Teaching Awards are due to take place this evening, Friday 24 April.

Aberystwyth teams take on Cyber 9/12 Student Challenge

23 April 2015

Two teams of International Politics students have travelled to Geneva this week, to compete in the Cyber 9/12 Student Challenge.

Happy Birthday William Shakespeare

23 April 2015

Shakespeare’s birthday (23rd April) celebrated with launch of a multi-lingual performance of ‘Sonnet 30’.

2015 General Election Hustings

17 April 2015

Ceredigion’s General Election candidates debated policies and answered questions in front of a packed audience at a hustings session hosted by Aberystwyth University on Thursday night (16 April 2015).

The Future of Welsh Law

17 April 2015

Annual Centre for Welsh Legal Affairs public lecture to be delivered by Sir David Lloyd Jones, Chair of the Law Commission of England and Wales

Aberystwyth shortlisted for four Times Higher Education awards

16 April 2015

Aberystwyth University has been shortlisted in four categories in the Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards.

Surviving the heat for a good beer

16 April 2015

IBERS researchers collaborate with scientists from Dijon, France to try to solve the problem of bad tasting beer.

Aberystwyth students scoop BBC #newsHACK award

15 April 2015

Aberystwyth team to visit the BBC’s MediaCity facilities in Salford and receive future mentoring opportunities after winning the BBC’s #newsHack.

‘The Politics of Spirit: Bringing the Arts to bear on the world at large’

14 April 2015

Award winning poet and playwright Damian Gorman to deliver the second annual Institute of Literature, Languages and Creative Arts public lecture on 20 April.

New degree launched in Education and International Development

14 April 2015

New undergraduate degree in Education and International Development aimed at those interested in using Education as a means for community and social development.

The UK Supreme Court - What does the public see?

13 April 2015

Department of Law and Criminology: On Wednesday 22nd April, artist and blogger Isobel Williams will discuss her experiences of drawing from the public seats in the Supreme Court.

Public seminar looks at Welsh Language Commissioner role

10 April 2015

Professor Diarmait Mac Giolla Chriost from Cardiff University to discuss the work of the Welsh Language Commissioner at an Institute of Welsh Politics public seminar on Tuesday 21 April.

Counting the ways to GCSE success

09 April 2015

This week, Aberystwyth University is welcoming young people from across Ceredigion and Powys to its GCSE Mathematics Revision Week.

An Abiding Standard: The Prints of Stanley Anderson RA

09 April 2015

Professor Robert Meyrick and Dr Harry Heuser from the School of Art curate an exhibition of prints by Stanley Anderson RA (1884-1966) at the Royal Academy.

New book explores why we eat the plants we do

08 April 2015

Professor John Warren explores the reasons why we only eat a tiny 1% of the 40,000 plants available whilst the potential is far greater.

Alumnus awarded JIBS Student Prize

02 April 2015

Aberystwyth alumnus John Taylor was recently awarded the JIBS Student Prize for his outstanding research-based project. 

Aberystwyth University hosts Autism Conference

02 April 2015

On World Autism Awareness day, Aberystwyth University hosted a one-day Voices from the Autism Spectrum event in partnership with Ceredigion Social Services Autism Team.

Taking nature's best ideas to solve human problems

01 April 2015

A newly established Plants & Architecture Network has been set up between Aberystwyth, Bangor and Cardiff Universities.