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Studying at Abertay

Studying at Abertay

Welcome to Abertay University, a confident, student-focussed university that will prepare you for an exciting, rewarding career. Whatever your interests and aspirations, we have great courses for you – covering everything from accountancy and business management to creative sound production, ethical hacking, forensic science, sports psychology and much, much more.

Abertay was the first British university to offer undergraduate and postgraduate courses in computer games technology, an area we are internationally renowned for. Alongside our fantastic White Space facility – where students, lecturers and industry professionals work side-by-side in an open-plan learning environment – we run Dare to be Digital, an annual computer game development competition that attracts competitors from universities across the world. Abertay's School of Arts, Media and Computer Games truly is a centre of excellence.

The School of Science, Engineering and Technology plays a leading role in teaching and research into environmental, forensic, food and health sciences.  It also pioneered the study of ethical hacking, and offers expertise in computing and networking.   Dundee Business School is closely linked to powerful industries, including oil and gas and new media, ensuring you learn real business skills to thrive in your future career. The School of Social and Health Sciences covers psychology, sociology and sports studies. Whatever your area of interest – and whatever you want to achieve – Abertay has a course for you.

Meanwhile, the Abertay University Graduate School provides a forum for all Abertay postgraduate students and researchers to meet, work and learn with other researchers and postgraduates from across the University, including dedicated study and social spaces.  

Browse through our varied undergraduate and postgraduate courses, or use our course search if you’re interested in a particular subject or area. Information on individual modules is also available here. But most importantly, if you have any questions get in touch – we’re here to help you find your perfect course, and look forward to welcoming you to Abertay!


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