Aberystwyth University
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Located in the heart of Mid-Wales coast, Aberystwyth University is located in an idyllic seaside town often referred to as the cultural capital of Wales.

Aberystwyth University has two campuses and several locations for research and agricultural activities. The University’s main teaching campus, Penglais is located on Penglais Hill overlooking the town and Seafront.

Aberystwyth University’s vibrant campus provides many opportunities for students, staff and the community and it is at the heart of the memorable student experience.

Our courses

Our courses are designed to enable you to go out in the world and make a difference. We offer a variety of courses including foundation, undergraduate, taught and research postgraduate programmes including our Professional and Executive MBA courses in subject areas ranging from accounting, nursing to veterinary science and zoology.

Our students are taught by frontline researchers who are internationally renowned and experts in their fields, this is why we have been awarded Best University for student experience and Teaching Quality and Welsh University of the Year (The Times and Sunday Times, Good University Guide 2021 & 2020). At Aber, you are also encouraged to expand your horizons by choosing modules and pathways from different subject areas, allowing you to develop a wide range of skills and follow your own path.

We have several scholarships and bursaries available; our most popular scholarship is our Entrance Examinations and Merit Awards for undergraduate students. Our international accommodation award for international students will cover the cost of living in our university-managed accommodation for free or at a discount.