Aberystwyth University


Penglais, Aberystwyth SY23 3FL, United Kingdom



485th QS World University

401th Times Higher Education

54th The Guardian

1th The Sunday Times

Established In


No. of Students

Over 8000 students

Average Tuition Fee




Aberystwyth University is a public research university in Aberystwyth, Wales. Aberystwyth was a founding member institution of the former federal University of Wales. The university has over 8,000 students studying across 3 academic faculties and 17 departments. In 2019, it became the first university to be named “University of the year for teaching quality” by The Times/Sunday Times Good University Guide for two consecutive years. It is the first university in the world to be awarded Plastic Free University status (for single-use plastic items)

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