Overview

Overview

Every year, over 1,600 new students choose to study at Abertay University. Our location, facilities, exciting range of employment-relevant courses and, in particular, our friendly, supportive environment are just some of the reasons why students choose to study with us year after year.

Abertay University is rated as the top modern university in Scotland for environmental science, psychology and law research. Abertay has the third cheapest accommodation in the UK, and Dundee offers students excellent value for money and a low cost of living. 
 
What's on Offer
Probably best known for our world-leading computer games and computer arts degrees, we offer a wide variety of subjects across four schools (faculties): School of Contemporary Sciences, School of Engineering, Computing and Applied Mathematics, Dundee Business School and the School of Social and Health Sciences; and the Institute of Arts, Media and Computer Games.  Courses on offer include behavioural science, computing, biomedical sciences, business, civil engineering, ethical hacking and countermeasures, finance, food, forensic science, marketing, nursing, psychology, sports, sociology, social science and much more. All courses are developed to meet employers needs and designed to prepare you for your future career.

We've invested significantly in student facilities, including our award-winning Bernard King Library, Student Centre and over 1,100 networked PCs on campus giving a ratio of one for every four students - one of the best in any UK University.

location of
Institution

Abertay University
Bell Street
Dundee
DD1 1HG
United Kingdom
Nearest station: 0.3 miles away

Student Reviews of

Abertay University

Overall rating     (50 Reviews)

Abertay University average rating


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One Favourable

studied Psychology BSc (Hons) at Abertay University and says:

This University might not be the richest one or the largest however in qual...

Overall rating: 5 5stars Read full review »

One Critical

studied Sociology BSc (Hons) at Abertay University and says:

Abertay is simply a poor cousin to the stunning University of Dundee which ...

Overall rating: 1 5stars Read full review »

Abertay University
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Whatuni member rating

The times

Rank 105th

Student stats

*Data refers to students in their first year only.
  • 94 : 6Full time: Part time
  • 83 : 17UK: International
  • 85 : 15Undergraduate : Postgraduate
  • 64 : 36School Leavers : Mature students
  • 1,510Number of students

Graduate prospects

  • 85% % in job or further study