We know that you have a choice of degrees from a range of Universities. That’s why we work very hard to ensure that your experience as a student with us is as personally and professionally/academically fulfilling as possible. This focus is shared by all of Aberystwyth University’s departments. The result: we are regularly voted in the Top 5 Universities in the UK for student experience and student satisfaction. Recently, schools from the University were ranked in the Times top 100. Our focus to ensure you have the best student experience with us comprises:
We have a reputation with employers for delivering graduates with the skills they need for their business. We have a reputation with our students for delivering their teaching and learning in a way that best suits their objectives. For our Master's provision, we were one of the very first Universities in the UK to be accredited by the AMBA. AMBA closely monitor the quality of programmes and recently validated our whole Master's provision. In 2014 we were accredited for another five years!
Accommodation and your Guarantee
You’ll want guaranteed first-year accommodation, and ideally to have it in close proximity to the School of Management and Business (SMB). Great news, you get precisely that. SMB is central to the Llanbadarn Centre, approximately 15 minutes’ walk from your accommodation. There is also a regular bus service and plenty of parking.
Teaching and Learning
The School of Management and Business is renowned for the quality of teaching and learning and the cultural experience of studying management and business. In addition to the constructive relationship between our staff and students, the way we teach Management and Business is focused on integrating styles and techniques to provide you with the most effective set of tools and skills to solve Business and Management issues. Staff are drawn from academia and the private sector to give students a cutting-edge view of business theory and practice.
With electronic access to all the learning resources you’ll ever need, over 1400 networked PCs, and a wireless internet connection in every room, you’ll never struggle to find the information you want when you are trying to complete an assignment. If you like turning the pages of real books you’re in luck too. Less than five minutes away from the Centre is the National Library for Wales, a copyright library that holds an edition of every book or periodical published in the United Kingdom (6 million +). Five minutes in the other direction is the Hugh Owen Library where all the University’s books and journals are held. The classes are held in the newly refurbished rooms which have state of the art teaching facilities. £4.5 million has been spent renovating the teaching facilities in the past year, creating world-class learning facilities. Master’s students also have a resource room, with computers specifically for their needs. The renovations cater specifically for post-graduate study needs!
We understand that studying a degree is part of a longer-term professional career. As well as achieving your degree, for the best start in the business world, you need to have the most up-to-date skills and techniques. Our teaching covers the fundamentals of management and business, with an emphasis on applied knowledge supported, where relevant, by accreditation from professional bodies. Graduates have gone to work for numerous prestigious establishments, including multinational organisations, SME’s and public sector employers. Students are supported by a careers officer, an alumni network and professional classes throughout their degree to make the transition to a fulfilling career.
We have numerous generous scholarships and bursaries. See our degrees for specific details and eligibility! You could save money and earn a highly ranked degree.
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