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Clearing 2021

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Graduation 2021

July 15 at 6pm - Join us live

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Abertay Digital Graduate Show #ADGS2021

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Covid-19 Information


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

Want to visit us but can't make it physically? Why not explore the Abertay Campu...

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Undergraduate Online Applicant Day

Experience our Always-On Online Applicant Day for offer-holders planning to join...

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Online Postgraduate Open Evening

Visit us from the comfort of your own home. Hear from lecturers and students, se...

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Student, Linzi Morgan
ABERTAY NEWS22/07/2021

Pandemic Placement: Linzi reflects as a Mental Health Nursing student

2nd year Mental Health Nursing student, Linzi Morgan, reflects on her experie...

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ABERTAY NEWS22/07/2021

Abertay developed PlayStation VR Game gets global release

The VR game YOU ARE BEING FOLLOWED, which explores the perspective of a visua...

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Student, Thomas Halstead
ABERTAY NEWS20/07/2021

Learning to fail...correctly: Thomas offers advice on resits

Fitness, Health and Nutrition student, Thomas Halstead, offers up some advice...

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ABERTAY NEWS14/07/2021

Rochelle breaks down barriers to graduate with a first-class honours degree

A woman is to graduate from her Psychology and Counselling course with first-...

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ABERTAY NEWS13/07/2021

William recovers from serious illness to earn law degree at Abertay

William Murphy overcame necrotizing fasciitis and alcoholism and went on to g...

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ABERTAY NEWS09/07/2021

New AI course offers scholarships for women and ethnic minorities

The MSc Applied Artificial Intelligence and User Experience is first to combi...

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Eilidh Doyle
ABERTAY NEWS01/07/2021

Elite athletes paired with Covid sufferers for recovery promotion project

The Sport v Covid research project aims to make a difference through one-to-o...

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ABERTAY NEWS01/07/2021

Abertay University named first Scottish Unreal Engine Academic Partner

Abertay University has been announced as the first Scottish Academic Partner...

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ABERTAY NEWS24/06/2021

Abertay University Principal announces plans to step down in 2022

Professor Nigel Seaton is to move on after decade at the University

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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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