Aberystwyth is a medium sized coastal town situated in one of the most beautiful and safest parts of the UK - it really is. Established in 1872, Aberystwyth University has a long tradition of excellence in teaching and . Our students benefit from a diverse and international student population, easy access to the seafront and beaches, rolling green mountains, a vibrant social and cultural life, and an excellent education.
The University campus is compact, friendly, and has a thriving cosmopolitan It is community. a bustling centre of activity with a range of sports, groups and societies, music, a relaxing café culture and plenty of academic and research seminars taking place.
We offer a well-balanced range ofin a diverse range of subject areas; our will give you an overview of the University and what you can study here.
Aberystwyth University has been names It’s the first time a university has been given the prestigious award for a second consecutive year by The Times / Sunday times Good University Guide. The Guide said: for the second year running.
“Aberystwyth has achieved something no other UK university has done in winning our University of the Year for Teaching Quality award for two years in a row by exceeding already excellent previous results in the annual . No university in the UK now has students happier with the quality of their teaching, the product of a concerted effort to put student needs first and last.”
Recent results have shown that 95% of our postgraduate leavers from the past two years have entered work or further study within 6 months, (HESA 2017&18).
In the, 95% of the research activity submitted by Aberystwyth University was of an internationally recognised standard or higher, with world leading research (4*) identified in all 17 of the Units of Assessment submitted.
We offer , with many exclusive postgraduate residences.
We are in the process ofin enhancing an extending our already excellent teaching and residential facilities – it’s an exciting time to be a student at Aberystwyth!
Our on-campus The main university library is open 24-hours a day during term-time. Next door to the campus we are extremely fortunate to have the National Library of Wales, one of five great copyright libraries in the UK, and an invaluable resource for our students.provide a wealth of resources to support your study, and offer a variety of flexible learning spaces catering for group and individual study.
We have developed an so that you can track your application at all stages.
If you have any questions about Masters study at Aberystwyth please get in touch, we’d love to hear from you:
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The Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS) is a world class research and education centre at Aberystwyth University. IBERS is an internationally recognised centre of excellence and students' choice for the study of biological, environmental and rural sciences.
IBERS was formed in 2008 by bringing together staff from the Institutes of Rural Sciences and Biological Sciences at Aberystwyth University, and the Institute of Grassland and Environmental Research (IGER). Around >370 research, teaching and support staff conduct basic, strategic and applied research in biology from the level of genes and other molecules to the impact of climate change and bio-energy on sustainable agriculture and land use.