Top Universities in Wales 2020

Alter the Complete University Guide's League Table to see how universities compare within their region, whether overall or by subject. If you've got your heart set on a particular part of the UK but don't know which university, we can help.

Wanting to find the best university to suit you in the Wales? There's stunning countryside (Snowdonia National Park), buzzing cities (Cardiff and Swansea), a beautiful coastline, and a number of quality universities. Below is a countdown of the top universities in Wales: 


3. Aberystwyth University

Despite a small drop in the UK University League Table, Aberystwyth University has risen from fourth to third in the ranking of Welsh universities. A remarkable climb in Student Satisfaction over the past five years gives the university the top regional score on that measure, as well as well as placing it in the UK's top ten. Aberystwyth also ranks in the top ten in five subject tables, coming in the top five for History of Art, Architecture & Design. 

Aberystwyth is a small ancient market town, located on the west coast of Wales, making it an ideal choice for you if you are a fan of the coast and countryside.