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The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021 - Abertay, UK University of the Year for Teaching Quality

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The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021 - Abertay, UK University of the Year for Teaching Quality

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Teaching is Everything

2020's been quite a year for Abertay! But don't just take it from us:

  • Sunday Times UK University of the Year for Teaching Quality
  • Guardian University Guide Top 10 in UK for Student Satisfaction with Teaching, Course and Feedback
  • National Student Survey Top 10 UK Universities for Student Satisfaction
  • Princeton Review best in Europe for Video Games Education

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Abertay in UK Top Ten for Student Satisfaction

In both the Guardian Good University Guide 2021 and in the National Student Survey 2020, we're ranked in the UK top ten universities for overall student satisfaction.

In the Guardian Guide we're also ranked in the UK top 3 in the categories of:

  • Teaching

  • Speed and quality of feedback

In the NSS survey we're ranked in the top 3 in Scotland and the top 10 universities throughout the whole UK for student experience.

We're also the top modern university in Scotland in the categories of:

  • Teaching

  • Learning opportunities

  • Academic support

  • Assessment and feedback

  • Organisation and management

  • Student voice

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ABERTAY NEWS16/11/2020

RESEARCH BLOG: Surprises from seals

PhD student Lauren Arkoosh blogs about her research

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ABERTAY NEWS11/11/2020

Abertay and Verdant Works online jute exhibition launches

The exhibition looks at the University's connection with the historic jute in...

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ABERTAY NEWS10/11/2020

Innovative project to use games technology to develop perfect potato

Artificial intelligence will be used in an innovative project

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ABERTAY NEWS04/11/2020

Researchers recover 75,000 'deleted' files from pre-owned USB drives

Tax returns, CVs and bank statements were among the files retrieved

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ABERTAY NEWS20/10/2020

Research project provides insight into golfer lockdown habits

Golfers found creative was to practise during the early days of the COVID pan...

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ABERTAY NEWS14/10/2020

InGAME announces two new R&D Collaborations

EvoRevo and Game Doctor will receive support from the InGAME R&D Centre

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ABERTAY NEWS13/10/2020

Ninja Kiwi expands Abertay scholarship offering

Two students will receive £1,500 in funding and work placements

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ABERTAY NEWS09/10/2020

STUDENT BLOG: World Mental Health Day

Mental Health Nursing student India Lyall blogs about the importance of good...

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ABERTAY NEWS08/10/2020

Food giants Macphie expands Abertay scholarship offering

The company is offering a £3,000 donation to help a student with their studies

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Coming to Abertay in 2020

As part of Test & Protect, everyone coming to Abertay (students, staff and visitors) must register their visit.

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Research and Business

Learn more about research at Abertay and explore our strong commercial partnerships with local and national businesses.

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Research

Abertay researchers work effectively within and across research disciplines to devise innovative solutions to complex local and global challenges

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Business

We're committed to establishing strong links with business partners to promote innovation, knowledge transfer and economic development.

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