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Aberystwyth University

United Kingdom

792nd US-News World Ranking

Established in 1872, the University of Aberystwyth is a public university located in Aberystwyth, Wales. Aberystwyth is a lively, vibrant university located between Cambrian Mountains and Cardigan Bay. It was a founding member institution of the former federal University of Wales. 

The University of Aberystwyth comprises of various schools, departments and institutes: Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences, Department of Computer Science, Department of Mathematics, Department of Physics, Department of Modern Languages, Department of Information Studies, Department of International Politics, School of Law and Criminology, Department of Psychology, Department of Sport and Exercise Science, Department of Theatre, Film and Television Studies, Institute of Geography and Earth Sciences, Institute of Rural Sciences, School of Education and Lifelong Learning, Aberystwyth Business School and School of Art. The university is recognized globally for its research and excellence in teaching.

Aberystwyth has an approximate student population of more than 8000 students. The student to faculty ratio at the university is 16:1 and the acceptance rate is 30%.

The university was ranked in top ten of U.K higher education institutions for overall student satisfaction. Its Law school is ranked among the top 1% in the world by The Guardian and as well as by The Times Higher Education Guide. The University of Aberystwyth offers various opportunities for the students to work or study abroad, its Modern language degrees include a year abroad in a relevant country and the Erasmus scheme and an international exchange program provide opportunities to study abroad. The students are also eligible for the ‘Year in Employment’ scheme, which offers an extended work placement in the UK or abroad.

Notable Alumni: Sharon Maguire (Film director), Charles (Prince of Wales)

Aberystwyth University Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Average Academic Score

3
GPA
29
IB
70
Percentage
94%
Acceptance Rate

Cost

Fees

Bachelors: £15,200

Masters: £15,000

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

 

 

Deadlines

Undergraduate: 15 January

Graduate: Between December and February.

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

Aberystwyth University Rankings

Global

792
US News
485
QS
901 -1000
Shanghai
401 -500
Times Higher Education
579
GTU Rank

Regional

United Kingdom
57
US News
50
QS
43
Times Higher Education
54
Guardian

Regional

Europe
317
US News
174
Times Higher Education
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University Stats

University Stats
8455

Students

University Stats
7325

Undergraduates

University Stats
1130

Postgraduate

University Stats
1500

Faculty Strength

University Stats
16

Student Faculty Ratio

University Stats
94
%

Acceptance Rate

University Stats
£
15200

Tuition Fees

University Stats
£
10500

Living Cost

University Stats
3

Avg. GPA

University Stats
29

Avg. IB

University Stats
70
%

Avg. Percentage

University Stats
1100

Avg. SAT

* All cost are in GBP

Reach Out

Penglais,United Kingdom

international@aber.ac.uk

44 (0)1970 622367

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