Aberystwyth University UCAS
Aberystwyth University is an exceptional place to learn and live. We are a Top 4 UK University and 1st in Wales for Student Satisfaction (NSS, 2016). In addition, for the second successive year, Aberystwyth University was one of the highest climbers in the 2016 The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide and ranked Top for Teaching Excellence and the Best for Student Experience in Wales. Our graduates are highly employable – the latest statistics show that 92% of full-time first degree students were either in work or further study within 6 months after graduating (DLHE, 2015). Within an intimate community you will find a range of social, cultural and learning facilities which are the envy of many cities. Aberyswyth University is the safest place to be a student in Wales and one of the top ten safest in the UK (The Complete University Guide, 2016).
Our Students’ Union aims to make sure you have the best experience possible at University. The Union is led by Student Officers, and offers a sociable and relaxing space to study, unwind, socialise or actively participate in a wide range of activities. There are over 100 sports clubs and societies, including a host of volunteering initiatives available. The Union also runs the Student Advice Centre, which provides independent support on academic, welfare and financial issues, for students who need it. Through the Union students have a platform to have their voices heard on aspects of their course and university matters.