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

Uni of the Year for Teaching Quality

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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Visit our Campus in Minecraft

Want to visit us during COVID pandemic? Why not explore the Abertay Campus virtu...

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Dundee Women’s Festival

Hear from three phenomenal women of Abertay, interviewed by 2 equally inspiring ...

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Online Applicant Days 2021

If you've applied to study here, join us virtually to see what it's REALLY like ...

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ABERTAY NEWS19/02/2021

Abertay develops Ethical Hacking module for teachers

Training to benefit computing teachers across Scotland

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ABERTAY NEWS17/02/2021

Abertay to lead on low carbon food and drink innovation

Transform Net-Zero project is funded through the Low Carbon Challenge Fund

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ABERTAY NEWS22/12/2020

Ultrasound used to improve shelf-life of fresh fruit and vegetables

It's believed to be the first time the process has been used in Scotland

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Professor Ruth Falconer wearing a hololens at a farm
ABERTAY NEWS20/12/2020

Videogame technology used to enhance cow health at dairy farms

Innovative technology is being used to recognise a cow by the patterns on its...

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ABERTAY NEWS19/12/2020

STUDENT BLOG: Studying from home

Student Barbara Szpilka shares her top tips on how to effectively study from...

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ABERTAY NEWS18/12/2020

Online sports coaching “should continue after pandemic”

According to research involving Abertay University

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ABERTAY NEWS17/12/2020

Student who left school with no Highers awarded law scholarship

Jonathan Jarvis had an incredible journey to university

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ABERTAY NEWS16/12/2020

Positive impact for police officers equipped with mobile devices

Abertay University was involved in research assessing the impact

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ABERTAY NEWS15/12/2020

Abertay University named UK Centre of Excellence for Cyber Security

Abertay is the first University in Scotland to receive the award

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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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