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  UNIVERSITY OF WALES ABERYSTWYTH - SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT AND BUSINESS
The University of Wales Aberystwyth was the first university institution of the Federal University of Wales.
Established in 1872, the university is characterised by magnificent building situated along the seafront in Aberystwyth and a superb campus set back on a hill over-looking the sea.
Aberystwyth is a superb, rural location, situated on the west coast of the UK.
www.euroeducation.net /euro/aberymba.htm   (2480 words)

  
  Institutional Review Reports - University of Wales, Aberystwyth
The University is also to be commended for the thorough nature of its explanations of the scheme, both to the AQSC of the University of Wales and to its own external examiners.
This was manifested in the contribution of University of Wales subject panel assessors to the validation of new or revised study schemes.
The University of Wales, Aberystwyth was established in 1872 and is a founder member of the federal University of Wales, established by Royal Charter in 1893.
www.qaa.ac.uk /reviews/reports/institutional/uowaber/uowaber.asp   (8543 words)

  
 Destinations UK - Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales
DESTINATIONS UK Aberystwyth is a small sea-side resort in the county of Ceredigion on the west coast of Wales.
With the railway age came tourists and the heyday of Aberystwyth as a sea-side resort was during the late 19th to mid 20th century.
The University of Wales Aberystwyth is the oldest founding member of the University of Wales and the main (modern) campus is to be found a mile or so out of town, close to the National Library and the hospital.
www.historic-uk.com /DestinationsUK/Aberystwyth.htm   (615 words)

  
 OIP - University of Wales   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Aberystwyth is located on the beautiful shores of Cardigan Bay on the west coast of Wales.
The University of Wales, Aberystwyth, was founded in 1872, making it the oldest of the university colleges that form the University of Wales system.
Aberystwyth balances the ancient with the modern, and the urban with the rural.
www.umt.edu /oip/studyabroad/umprograms/univ_info_sheets/wales.htm   (998 words)

  
 Study Abroad in Wales   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Aberystwyth ("mouth of winding river" in Welsh) has been called the liveliest seaside resort in Wales, but "Aber" is not just any seaside town.
Situated on the beautiful sweep of Cardigan Bay, with sandy beaches and unspoiled mountains and rivers all within reach, Aberystwyth is one of the cultural centers of Wales.
The University of Wales at Aberystwyth was the first university institution to be established in Wales.
www.usc.edu /dept/LAS/overseas/programs/united_kingdom/aberystwyth   (330 words)

  
 Aberystwyth travel guide
Aberystwyth is a university town in Wales with a name that is rather hard to pronounce.
Aberystwyth was established over seven hundred years ago by virtue of a charter awarded by Edward I. Neighbouring Llanbadarn Fawr is a much older settlement whose history is more based upon the historical Welsh culture.
The very first college of the University of Wales was established here and education remains to dominate the calendar of the town for much of the year.
www.world66.com /europe/unitedkingdom/wales/aberystwyth   (342 words)

  
 University of Wales, Aberystwyth - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A founding Member Institution of the federal University of Wales, it was one of the first university institutions to be established in Wales.
The main campus of the university is situated on Penglais Hill, overlooking the town of Aberystwyth and Cardigan Bay.
It is rumoured amongst the student population that Aberystwyth was a target for nuclear attack in the event of war with the USSR, due to the National Library of Wales and the cultural significance it held.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/University_of_Wales,_Aberystwyth   (1464 words)

  
 ABERYSTWYTH, Ceredigion, Wales, UK. Tourist information.
The town of Aberystwyth was established over seven hundred years ago by virtue of a charter awarded by Edward I. Neighbouring Llanbadarn Fawr is a much older settlement whose history is more based upon native Welsh culture.
The very first college of the University of Wales was established at Aberystwyth as was the very first Welsh medium Primary School.
Aberystwyth also houses the National Library of Wales - where many of the greatest literary treasures of Wales and the other Celtic countries are securely stored, including the illuminated "Black Book of Carmarthen", the oldest surviving manuscript written in the Welsh language.
tourism.ceredigion.gov.uk /saesneg/aberystwyth.htm   (376 words)

  
 Welcome to Aberystwyth
Aberystwyth is the principal holiday resort and administrative centre of the west coast of Wales.
Aberystwyth is a University town with some seven thousand students, ensuring it a vibrant throughout the year and not just during summertime.
The harbour was once one of the busiest in Wales and is fed by the rivers Ystwyth and Rheidol (which incidentally, is the steepest river in Britain).
www.aberystwyth.com   (770 words)

  
 University of Wales, Aberystwyth in general - Universities Shopping at dooyoo.co.uk
I am going to break this review down into two, the university and the town life as both are as important as each other should you decide whether to spend the next 3 or 4 years of your life there..
I spent one year on Campus at the University (at the top of the hill) and two years living in the town (which is situated at the bottom of a hill).
University of Wales, Aberystwyth in general : Mrs Mower is a Goddess!!!
www.dooyoo.co.uk /universities/university-of-wales-aberystwyth-in-general   (277 words)

  
 Wales
THE LOCATION: The University of Wales, Aberystwyth, is located on Cardigan Bay in the town of Aberystwyth, population 13000, 210 miles from London and 110 miles from Cardiff, the capital of Wales.
Aberystwyth is home to the National Library of Wales, one of Britain's five great libraries.
Aberystwyth is the top University in the country for the number of music concerts.
www.oneonta.edu /academics/inted/archive/wales.htm   (1108 words)

  
 The University of Wales, Aberystwyth - Institute of Geography and Earth Sciences   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Aberystwyth was the first department to offer students single honours degrees in human geography and physical geography and has always been at the cutting edge of innovations in teaching and research.">
Aberystwyth was the first department to offer single honours degrees in human geography and physical geography and has always been at the cutting edge of innovations in teaching and research.
All applicants with a 2: 1 degree (or equivalent) will automatically be considered for a Bursary Award, in so far as the application is received by UWA by the end of June.
www.internationalgraduate.net /adverts/aberystwyth_geography.htm   (749 words)

  
 Initial Teacher Education & Training in Wales - University of Wales, Aberystwyth
The course is run jointly by the University of Wales Aberystwyth and the Open University in Wales.
The course is run jointly by the University of Wales, Aberystwyth, University of Wales, Bangor, University of Wales Institute Cardiff, University of Wales, Newport, Swansea Institute of Higher Education, and the Open University in Wales.
Aberystwyth provides a warm welcome to over 7,500 student from over 90 countries, giving the university and town a very cosmopolitan feel, whilst being located at the edge of the Snowdonia National Park and the Pembrokeshire National Park, Britain's only coastal National Park.
www.teachertrainingwales.org /aberystwyth.htm   (372 words)

  
 UNIVERSITY OF WALES ABERYSTWYTH - SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT AND BUSINESS
The University of Wales Aberystwyth was the first university institution of the Federal University of Wales.
Established in 1872, the university is characterised by magnificent building situated along the seafront in Aberystwyth and a superb campus set back on a hill over-looking the sea.
Aberystwyth is a superb, rural location, situated on the west coast of the UK.
www.ceebd.co.uk /ceeed/un/uk/aberymba.htm   (2461 words)

  
 Aberystwyth News
Guto'r Glyn fought on the Yorkist side in the War of the Roses University researchers have been awarded a grant of almost 900,000 to produce a new edition of the works of a medieval "giant" of Welsh poetry.
William D. Rubinstein - professor of modern history at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth - explains why he believes that Ralph Vaughan Williams is arguably the greatest of all composers.
ABERYSTWYTH boss Brian Coyne was yesterday named Principality Building Society Welsh Premier manager of the month for November, writes Chris Smart.
www.topix.net /uk/aberystwyth   (687 words)

  
 School of Art, University of Wales, Aberystwyth :: Gathering the Jewels
The collections of the School of Art at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth, consist mainly of fine and decorative arts but also include glassware, baskets from Europe, North America, and Africa, Welsh furniture, weaponry and musical instruments from Africa, Polynesia, New Guinea and Australia.
Greenslade was the initial architect of the National Library of Wales, friend and patron of the Martin Brothers potters and a keen exponent of the Arts and Crafts ideal.
The most significant recent event in the fortunes of the University Collections was the bequest by Dr Elvet Lewis (1904-1981) in 1981 of his entire estate in memory of his wife Catherine (1905-1953).
www.gtj.org.uk /en/item10/28887   (503 words)

  
 Institution profile: University of Wales Aberystwyth
Aberystwyth is located on the beautiful shores of Cardigan Bay on the west coast of Wales.
Aberystwyth has a large range of pubs and clubs which extend a warm welcome to students.
Aberystwyth is committed to the provision of high quality research training for postgraduate students, and has developed a Research Training Programme for this purpose.
www.prospects.ac.uk /cms/ShowPage/Home_page/Featured_institutions/Profile_display/p!epmikfF?mode=View&profileNo=2&from=H   (772 words)

  
 Aberystwyth
Aberystwyth, a beautiful town in west central Wales on Cardigan Bay, is the home of the National Library of Wales and the University of Wales, Aberystwyth.
Above: The Aberystwyth Castle ruins stand south of the church and college.
It began declining in the 14th century, probably because of the effects of the sea at its feet.
homepage.mac.com /venitar/Travels/Aberystwyth/Aberystwyth.html   (453 words)

  
 The University of Wales, Aberystwyth   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Founded in 1872, Aberystwyth was the first university institution to be established in Wales.
The institution is committed to developing its reputation as a provider of high quality teaching and excellence in research.
It aims to fulfil its special responsibility for the educational needs of Wales, and to maintain and develop partnerships with industry and other institutions both within Wales and beyond, and also to promote collaboration in teaching and research between the constituent parts of the University of Wales.
www.jobs.ac.uk /profiles/aberystwyth/main.html   (118 words)

  
 Learn English In Wales   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Aberystwyth is a pleasant and friendly university town on the west coast of Wales, with beaches, beautiful views and many exciting places to go.
Language improvement courses run throughout the year, and our exciting Summer in Wales English Language summer school between June and September offers campus accommodation, a free social programme and excellent university facilities to students from across the world.
University of Wales Aberystwyth - University of Wales Bangor - Cardiff University - CELT - Cardiff College International
www.englishinwales.org.uk /school01.htm   (202 words)

  
 Visit Wales George Borrow Hotel Aberystwyth Wales hotels visit scenic Aberystwyth Wales
For your holiday in Wales visit scenic Aberystwyth mid Wales from the George Borrow Hotel one of many Aberystwyth hotels the George Borrow Hotel Aberystwyth Wales the George Borrow htoel is Set in heart of Cambrian Mountains 17th Century inn for a special break in Aberystwyth Wales.
This charming sea-side town boasts the first University to be established in Wales, The National Library of Wales, The University Arts Centre and a fascinating Town Museum.
The George Borrow BandB Hotel Ponterwyd Aberystwyth Wales is set deep in the Cambrian mountains, the perfect place to visit Wales and some of the fantastic Welsh castles in the region of the Cambrian mountains.
www.thegeorgeborrowhotel.co.uk /visitwales.html   (1086 words)

  
 BBC - Mid Wales Aberystwyth - Venus in Transit
Scientists at University of Wales Aberystwyth set up specialist equipment in the town's Arts Centre so that ordinary people could get a better view of a cosmic phenomenon last seen in 1882.
Scientists from the University of Wales Aberystwyth set up screens in the foyer of the town's Arts Centre so that members of the public could get a good look at Venus passing across the face of the Sun.
We're on holiday in Aberystwyth and came along to the Arts Centre with friends to have a look.
www.bbc.co.uk /wales/mid/sites/aberystwyth/pages/venus_photos.shtml   (377 words)

  
 Aberystwyth, University of Wales   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Founded in 1872, Aberystwyth was the first university institution to be established in Wales.
The institution is committed to developing its reputation as a provider of high quality teaching and excellence in research.
It aims to fulfil its special responsibility for the educational needs of Wales, and to maintain and develop partnerships with industry and other institutions both within Wales and beyond, and also to promote collaboration in teaching and research between the constituent parts of the University of Wales.
www.hero.ac.uk /uk/universities___colleges/wales/university_of_wales__aberystwyth.cfm   (116 words)

  
 EXPEDITIONS SOCIETY, University of Wales, Aberystwyth
The Society is different to many other University outdoor pursuits groups in that our activities don't have formal leaders.
The information provided on this and other pages by the UWA Expeditions Society is the responsibility of the Society and not the University of Wales, Aberystwyth.
Any opinions expressed are those of the Society and are in no way to be taken as those of UWA.
www-staff.lboro.ac.uk /~gydjg2/expeditions/welcome.htm   (381 words)

  
 Archives Web
The University of Wales, Aberystwyth holds a large and diverse range of archival material, most of which has been either collected by the University to support its research and teaching or bequeathed to the University.
A large archive also exists of records created by the University, including early material relating to its establishment in 1872.
Please note that although items in UWA’s archives may include items of genealogical interest, we do not offer a genealogical search facility and staff are unable to undertake such searches.
www.inf.aber.ac.uk /academicliaison/archives/default.asp   (126 words)

  
 University of Wales - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Alliance of Non-Aligned Universities, Association of Commonwealth Universities
Wales (Aberystwyth • Bangor ;• Lampeter ;• Newport ;• NEWI ;• RWCMD ;• SIHE ;• Swansea ;• Trinity • UWIC)
Organisations based in Wales with royal patronage
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/University_of_Wales   (944 words)

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