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Teaching is Everything

It'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


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

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Online Postgraduate Open Evening

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ABERTAY NEWS25/11/2021

Student with Ulcerative Colitis to make Scottish Cycling Hour Record attempt

A student from Abertay University in Dundee will attempt to break the Scottis...

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ABERTAY NEWS24/11/2021

Abertay solar panels project boosts sustainability goal

Panels to generate 60,000 kilowatt hours of carbon-free electricity per year.

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ABERTAY NEWS19/11/2021

Double success for Abertay at 2021 Scottish Cyber Awards

Lecturer Colin McLean and recent graduate Sarah Cunningham receive awards

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ABERTAY NEWS11/11/2021

Abertay to name building in honour of political activist Annie Lamont

Contribution of trailblazing graduate celebrated 100 years on from time capsu...

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ABERTAY NEWS08/11/2021

Video games inspired by Tay Whale sculpture to light up Dundee Waterfront

New video games created by academics and recent graduates from Abertay Univer...

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ABERTAY NEWS29/10/2021

COP26: 11 innovative ways Abertay University is tackling climate change

Throughout COP 26 we’ll be highlighting a selection of the research projects...

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ABERTAY NEWS25/10/2021

Triple success for Abertay at TIGA UK Games Education Awards

The event from the UK videogames industry body saw three awards go to the Uni...

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ABERTAY NEWS22/10/2021

Scottish Videogame Makers Challenged to help Tackle Obesity

A £50,000 prize is up for grabs for Scottish videogame designers who can use...

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ABERTAY NEWS14/10/2021

Abertay recognised for work to improve equality, diversity and inclusion

Abertay recognised for work to improve equality, diversity and inclusion

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

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

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