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Aberystwyth University is located on the coast of west Wales, nestled between the Cambrian Mountains and Cardigan Bay. Aberystwyth is a diverse and welcoming community in a historic seaside market town that has a cosmopolitan Welsh culture. with so much on offer, you’ll be spoilt for choice.


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New projects to support UK coastal community communities

Aberystwyth academics will play a key role in new efforts to improve the resilience of UK coasts.  

Plaid Cymru’s electoral success sets stage for 2026 Senedd election

Writing in The Conversation, Dr Anwen Elias from the Department of International Politics discusses how Plaid Cymru has emerged from the general election with increased voter support and wins in target constituencies.

Aberystwyth University project to study climate action in the Amazon

An Aberystwyth academic is leading an international team to explore the position of the Amazon Rainforest in climate politics and its place in the academic study of international relations.

Excellent results for Aberystwyth University in UK wide student survey

Aberystwyth University is the top university in Wales for student satisfaction for the ninth year in a row according to the latest survey of students’ opinions on the quality of their courses.