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2015

Firms, Employees and Sustainability

2 November 2015

Join us for an exciting evening where three of our leading researchers will discuss sustainable development, the value of a company’s workforce, and how small companies can achieve long-term sustainability and success.

VIDEO: Why should you study abroad?

19 October 2015

Abertay Goes Global was an exciting week of activities to promote study and work opportunities in Europe, the US and beyond! Watch our video to hear about your opportunities to study abroad.

Interested in studying or working abroad?

12 October 2015
Abertay Goes Global 2015

Abertay SA and the Abertay International Office are hosting a week of activities to promote opportunities to study and work in Europe, the US and elsewhere.

VIDEO: Why pick Abertay?

28 September 2015

Why do students pick Abertay University? Hear what students think - and see behind the scenes - from our recent Open Day.

VIDEO: Charged Hearts game jam

21 September 2015

What happened when students spent a weekend making new games, inspired by a long-lost game and a new art exhibition about the human heart?

Apply now for The Principal’s Award!

8 September 2015

The Principal's Award is a student development programme that recognises and rewards your work-related skills and achievements.

Dundee Cake Competition

31 August 2015
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Find out how Abertay was involved in developing the definitive Dundee Cake recipe!

VIDEO: Dare to be Digital winners

17 August 2015

Who won the Dare to be Digital awards, including the prestigious BAFTA Ones to Watch nominations? Catch up with our video of Scotland's biggest video games festival.

Dare ProtoPlay is back!

3 August 2015

Scotland’s biggest video games festival returns to Dundee’s Caird Hall and City Square from Thursday 13 to Sunday 16 August. Free fun for all the family!

VIDEO: Summer Graduation

13 July 2015

Congratulations to everyone who graduated this summer! Catch up on all the celebrations - and spot your friends and family - with our video of the big day.

Printmaking exhibition opens

29 June 2015

A new exhibition of printmaking has opened at Abertay University’s Hannah Maclure Centre, as part of Print Festival Scotland.

Game on!

22 June 2015

Abertay University graduate company Space Budgie has been selected to take part in Game On 2.0, the biggest exhibition of playable computer games in the world.

VIDEO: Stunt cycling science

15 June 2015

Watch The Clan cycle stunt team perform at Arbroath Academy as part of a Dundee Academy of Sport initiative, introducing pupils to the science behind cycling.

The Refugee Film Festival this week at Abertay

8 June 2015
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A brand new film festival is getting underway at Abertay this week. The Refugee Film Festival has been designed to celebrate the contribution refugees make to the richness and vibrancy of life in Scotland and will feature films by - among others - acclaimed directors Ken Loach, Stephen Frears and Michael Winterbottom.

The ERASMUS student exchange programme

1 June 2015
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Here at Abertay we're involved in the Erasmus exchange programme, which offers students the chance to study abroad at other European institutions. We are currently hosting four exchange students from Europe and have students of our own studying in Lapland and in Malta. You could do this too! Read on to find out more.

Pollution, pressure and play

18 May 2015

Join us for an exciting evening where three of our leading researchers will discuss water pollution, using high pressure as an alternative to cooking, and the growth of computer games.

Hacking the election

11 May 2015

What can social media tell us about politics? Abertay students recently won the first ever RGU Hack with software which analyses huge volumes of Twitter messages.

VIDEO: Digital Graduate Showreel

27 April 2015

Watch an exclusive preview of this year's Abertay Digital Graduate Show, where 170 amazing students showcase their final year projects. Then join us from Friday 8 - Monday 11 May!

Playing on the Edge of Chaos

20 April 2015

Karl Inglott recently started a fully funded PhD studentship, fulfilling a lifelong ambition born from a very challenging childhood. Here Karl tells us more about how Abertay has helped him realise this dream.

VIDEOS: Ethical Hacking at Abertay

13 April 2015

Interested in studying Ethical Hacking? Watch the video of our recent Securi-Tay conference to find out more about this fascinating – and vitally important – area.

Iraq War event this Friday

6 April 2015

Al Jazeera and BBC journalists who reported on the invasion of Iraq in 2003 will speak at Abertay University this Friday, in an event open to the public.

New food innovation courses for small businesses

23 March 2015
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We have launched a suite of new food innovation courses to help you grow your business and ensure the new products you develop meet the needs of consumers.

VIDEO: Judy Murray at Dundee Academy of Sport

16 March 2015

Judy Murray was in Dundee last week to speak at the Dundee Academy of Sport, a project led by Abertay University.

Dundee Women in Science Festival returns

2 March 2015
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Dundee is once again celebrating the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) with the 2015 Women in Science Festival, which runs until Saturday March 28.

Securi-Tay returns this Friday

23 February 2015

Tickets for Scotland’s biggest cyber security conference – which is entirely organised by Abertay students – are available for the event this Friday 27 February.

V&A Dundee Design in Motion travelling exhibition

16 February 2015
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V&A Dundee’s first national touring exhibition, Design in Motion, has embarked on a 17-week journey across Scotland.

Project Pie opening in Dundee

9 February 2015

Abertay graduate and entrepreneur Niall Howard is opening a new pizza eaterie in Dundee this weekend, bringing a successful design-your-own-pizza chain to the UK from America.

VIDEO: Burns Supper

2 February 2015

Did you miss the Abertay Students' Association Burns Supper? Relive all the fun - and hear more from our local and international participants.

Graduate stories – gaming for good

26 January 2015

Abertay graduate Jude Ower founded Playmob to use video gaming to raise money for charity. Here she discusses her journey – and the London launch of the Abertay Alumni Network where she’ll be speaking.

Securi-Tay tickets now available

19 January 2015

Tickets for Scotland’s biggest cyber security conference – which is entirely organised by Abertay students – are now on sale.

Video highlights of 2014

5 January 2015

As we start a new year, we look back at the video highlights of 2014 - 3D printed soil, two Graduation days, a Northern Lights Ceilidh and much more!