• University of Aberdeen

    Established: 1495

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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  • City Introduction:

  • Times Ranking: 40
  • Guardian Ranking: 41
  • Independent Ranking: 43
  • Average PGT fee: £15800
  • Annual living costs: £8520
  • Entry Requirements
  • National Universities: -
  • Private Universities:-
  • Usual GPA requirement:-
  • Student Numbers
  • UG: 11155
  • PGR: 1290
  • PGT: 2580

  • International: 3000
  • Philippines: 5
  • Scholarship Available: Yes
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