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Aberystwyth University

Established 1872

Aberystwyth University

Established 1872


Location: United Kingdom

Nearest Station: Devil's Bridge


  • QS : 651-700
  • CUG : 53
  • THE : 501–600

Tuition Fees

Average tuition fee: 14322

Number of Students

Bachelor’s degree students: 6605

Master’s degree students: 1115

International students: 22%

About Aberystwyth University

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.
Founded in 1872 as University College Wales, Aberystwyth, it became a founding member of the University of Wales in 1894 and changed its name to the University College of Wales, Aberystwyth. In the mid-1990s, the university again changed its name to become the University of Wales, Aberystwyth. 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).

Complete Course List

  • Marketing
  • Marketing management
  • Business and management studies
  • Physics
  • Computer science
  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • Biology and life sciences
  • Journalism
  • Art and design
  • Mass communication
  • Film and TV studies
  • Computer sciences and IT
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Literature and creative writing
  • History
  • Politics and International Relations
  • Politics
  • Psychology
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Teacher training and education
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Earth and ocean sciences
  • Environmental science and ecology
  • Law and legal studies
  • Engineering
  • Information science and librarianship
  • Mathematics
  • Astrophysics
  • Criminal law
  • Theatre studies
  • Social studies
  • Languages
  • Social sciences
  • Hospitality and tourism
  • Humanities
  • Electronic and electrical engineering
  • Biochemistry
  • Fine art
  • Media studies and publishing
  • Marketing and advertising studies
  • Commercial and Corporate law
  • Diplomacy and international law
  • Data telecommunications and computer networks
  • Biopsychology
  • Chemistry
  • Performance
  • Animal care and veterinary science
  • Agricultural sciences
  • Engineering management
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Software engineering
  • Aerospace engineering
  • Naval engineering
  • Special needs education
  • Business analysis and management
  • Business and human resource management
  • Entrepeneurship and management
  • Health sciences
  • Agricultural economics
  • Economics
  • Linguistics
  • Primary education
  • Sports science
  • Transport engineering and logistics
  • Banking and finance
  • Biomedical engineering
  • Accounting and management
  • Nursing and midwifery
  • Museum studies
  • Graphic design
  • Photography
  • Energy and environmental management
  • Medicine and surgery
  • Food sciences
  • Theology and religious studies
Aberystwyth University

52.4177699122, -4.0652602901

Postal Address

United Kingdom
SY23 3FL
United Kingdom

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