Aberystwyth University Prifysgol Aberystwyth (UWA) 

United Kingdom

top General Information




Post Code:SY23 3FL

Tel.:+44(1970) 623-111



Institution Funding



Founded 1872. Acquired present status and name 2007.

Academic Year

September to June (September-February; March-June)

Admission Requirements

General Certificate of Education (GCE) or General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE), or equivalent, with 2 Advanced ('A') level, and 2 passes at Advanced Supplementary ('AS') level or foreign equivalent, e.g. International Baccalaureate



top Officers

Head : John Grattan

Job title:Actring Vice-Chancellor

Senior Administrative Officer : Geraint Pugh

Job title:Secretary

top Divisions

Faculty : Arts

Fields of study:Art History, Cinema and Television, Earth Sciences, Education, English, Film, Fine Arts, French, Geography, German, History, Italian, Museum Studies, Painting and Drawing, Photography, Printing and Printmaking, Spanish, Theatre, Writing

Faculty : Science

Fields of study:Agriculture, Biochemistry, Biology, Computer Science, Earth Sciences, Environmental Studies, Genetics, Geography, Marine Biology, Mathematics, Microbiology, Physics, Psychology, Rural Studies, Sports, Tourism, Zoology

Faculty : Social Sciences

Fields of study:Accountancy, Archiving, Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Information Management, Law, Library Science, Management, Marketing, Political Sciences

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Postgraduate Certificate of Education

Master's Degree

Master of Philosophy


Fields of study:Biology, Business Administration, Cinema and Television, Computer Science, Earth Sciences, English, European Languages, Film, Fine Arts, Geography, History, Law, Library Science, Management, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Sports, Theatre, Writing


Also Joint Honours degrees

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Academic Counselling


Cultural Activities

Facilities for Disabled People

Health Services

Nursery Care

Social Counselling

Sports Facilities

Updated on 24-04-2015