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Aberystwyth is a research-led university, offering a diverse range of master's and PhD programmes. Academic staff are research-active and work on the cutting-edge of their respective disciplines: from the outset they have students' future aspirations in mind. The university is in a stunning location, in a safe, friendly and lively town.
Postgraduate Student Statistics
1,151 postgraduate students in 2017–18
Mode of study
- Full Time 55%
- Part Time 45%
- UK 80%
- EU 6%
- Other 15%
Numbers of Students by Subject Area
|Librarianship & Information Management||5||265||265|
|Business & Management Studies||20||60||80|
|Agriculture & Forestry||5||70||70|
|Geography & Environmental Science||10||55||65|
|Art & Design||5||35||40|
|Physics & Astronomy||15||5||15|
|Accounting & Finance||5||10||10|
|Drama, Dance & Cinematics||10||0||10|
|Communication & Media Studies||0||5||5|
|History of Art, Architecture & Design||5||0||5|
Figures are rounded to the nearest five.
Quick Guides to Postgraduate Tuition Fees and Finance
- Find and check tuition fees for specific courses on our Course Chooser.
- Get information about postgraduate loans and other funding available.
Bursaries and Scholarships
- A range of scholarships, loans and research grants are available. Please refer to the university website for details, including a funding and scholarship calculator.
Accommodation for Postgraduate Students
- Aberystwyth guarantees all first-year postgraduates university accommodation, providing their application is submitted by the published date and that an offer of accommodation is responded to by the stated deadline.