Cledwyn Building,, Aberystwyth, SY23 3DD, United Kingdom
+44 (0)1970 622367
Established in 1872, Aberystwyth University is the oldest University in Wales which has a long tradition of academic excellence but is also very forward looking. We pride ourselves on the quality of our student experience (Top 4 in the UK and best in Wales for student satisfaction - National Student Survey 2016), and value both teaching and research (10th in the UK and top in Wales for teaching excellence (Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016). Our course structure is flexible and responsive to the needs of our students. We also offer Bursaries, Scholarships and Awards to help provide a valuable structure of financial support, and to ensure that students of all backgrounds can enjoy the benefits of Higher Education. Aberystwyth is a vibrant, friendly university town on the West coast of Wales which offers a dynamic social and cultural life. It is a close-knit community, and the people of ‘Aber’ are very welcoming and friendly (officially named a “Great Town” at the prestigious Academy of Urbanism 2016 Awards) - it is just a great place to be a student. The National Library of Wales is adjacent to the main University campus and is one of only five copyright libraries in the UK. Our Arts Centre is nationally significant with live performances, exhibitions, courses, cinema and much more. We also offer a wide range of sports activities at The Sports Centre to suit all levels and abilities. Aberystwyth University has also made significant investments recently in upgrading facilities from our academic buildings to our newly built Fferm Penglais Student Residence which offers the very latest in purpose-built generous en-suite accommodation adjacent to the main campus. Aberystwyth University prides itself on being a vibrant International community in a truly exceptional environment and we look forward to welcoming you in the future.