Campus: Multiple sites
Location: City
Nearest Airport: Aberdeen international airport
Nearest Station: Aberdeen Station

Times Ranking: 40
Guardian Ranking: 41

Average PGT fee: £15800
Annual living costs: £8520
Scholarship Available: No

Entry Requirements
National Universities: -
Private Universities: -
Usual GPA requirement: -

Student Numbers
UG: 11155
PGR: 1290
PGT: 2580
International: 3000

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About University of Aberdeen

University of Aberdeen

With a teaching legacy of over 500 years and still counting, the University of Aberdeen is making a huge impact in the world of learning and knowledge sharing, as it is relevant for students today. Ranked in the top 20 Universities in the UK (the Guardian 2021 University Guide) and world top 180 Universities (the Times Higher Education World University 2021 Rankings), the University of Aberdeen in Scotland, is indeed a prestigious institution with a 21st century outlook. The University is strong on diversity and is home to16,000 students from over 130 countries around the world.
5 Nobel Prizes are associated for innovative works at the University of Aberdeen. With a growing 75% research output, Aberdeen have earned a great reputation for world-leading research, which has attracted outstanding students and academics across the globe. Notably, the University of Aberdeen was named the “Scottish University of the year” in 2019 (The Times and Sunday Times 2019 Good University Guide).


The University of Aberdeen offers over 500 programmes at the undergraduate, postgraduate and PhD levels ranging from: Engineering, Law, Geosciences, Management, Business, Accounting, Finance, Health and Medical Sciences, Dentistry, Environmental Sciences, Divinity, Renewable and Energy Transitions, Process Safety, Arts and Social Sciences, Artificial intelligence and Information Technology.
The University has partnered with StudyGroup to provide Foundation and Pre-Masters pathways. Also, teaching is done on campus.
Choose to study in the University of Aberdeen and access limitless benefits such as:
• Career focused and globally recognised degrees
• Great employability prospects
• Guaranteed and beautiful accommodation spaces
• Strong affiliations with local and International Scholarship bodies
• Remarkable Student Support
• Olympic Standard Sports Facility
• Outstanding Teaching Facilities
• Tuition Discounts
• Safe, affordable and vibrant city with African shops

Admission entry dates are January and September every year. Undergraduates have a single start – September, and applications are processed via Universities and Colleges Admission Service (UCAS).

The City/Campuses
Kings College Campus
The Old Aberdeen campus is the historic heart of the University and combines immaculately preserved buildings with state-of-the-art facilities for learning, research and recreation. The Schools incorporating the Arts and Social Sciences and Physical Sciences are based here.
Foresterhill Campus
Established for the provision of high-quality health services, education and research. It is jointly owned by NHS Grampian and the University of Aberdeen.
Qatar Campus
The University of Aberdeen is proud to be the first UK University to operate on a dedicated campus in Qatar. We offer a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and we have ambitious plans to expand the portfolio.

The City - Aberdeen
The University is located in Aberdeen, the Energy hub in the United Kingdom. It is accessible by Air and Train making travel easy for new students. Aberdeen is an industrious city and multi-cultural city which offers opportunities for students to easily get jobs, and to work whilst studying. It is a student-friendly, with warm and welcoming Aberdonians. The University of Aberdeen campuses and accommodation spaces is a 15 – 20 minutes walking distance to the City Centre.

Popular Courses:

Food and Water Security
Managing the Environment
Geography and Earth Sciences
Business
International Politics/Relations
Information and Library Studies

Full list of available course areas:

Accounting/Finance
Architecture/Civil Engineering
Business/Management
Biosciences
Chemistry/ Chemical Engineering/ Material Science
Computing/IT
E-Commerce/ E-Business
Economics
Education
Electronic/Electrical Engineering
English/ English Literature
Environmental Sciences
Health
HRM
International Relations/Politics
Linguistics/ Languages
Law
Mathematics
MBA
Mechanical Engineering
Medicine/Dentistry/Veterinary
Music
Nursing
Pharmacy
Philosophy
Physics
Social Sciences
Sociology/ Social Work
Sport Sciences

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