Aberystwyth University

Aberystwyth University Ranking

country rank: 66
world rank: 703

University Overview

Aberystwyth University ranking, founded in 1872, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the suburbs of Aberystwyth (population range of 10,000-49,999 people), Wales. Aberystwyth University (AU) ranking is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational UK higher education institution that is officially recognized/chartered by the Privy Council. Aberystwyth University (AU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 148-year-old UK higher-education school has a rigorous admission criteria based on previous academic performance and grades. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. A library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services, are all available to students at AU.

Aberystwyth University Ranking

University Identity

Name Aberystwyth University
Acronym AU
Founded 1872
Motto Nid Byd, Byd Heb Wybodaeth A world without knowledge is no world at all
Colours Green and red

University Location

Address Penglais Campus Aberystwyth SY23 3FL Wales United Kingdom
Tel +44 (1970) 623 111
Fax +44 (1970) 627 410

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) Not reported
17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro) Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office King Street Aberystwyth SY23 2AX (1970) 622021

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 7,000-7,999
Academic Staff 700-799
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

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Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Universities UK University Alliance

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