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At Abertay we aim to inspire and enable our staff and our students to achieve their full potential; to offer transformational opportunities; and to use our knowledge and expertise to have a positive impact on the world. 

Abertay University is a modern, pioneering and ambitious university with around 5,000 students. We have a strong and evolutionary tradition of preparing students for the industries and jobs of the modern world, and for the life of learning they can expect after graduating. Today, this innovative approach is clearly visible in the University’s programme provision, which ranges from forensic, sport and food sciences to biotechnology, cybersecurity and computer games. For the latter, Abertay is renowned internationally.

Abertay has made its mark with high quality, well-directed teaching and research, which in turn, provides a stimulating and enriching experience for our students. We are the leading modern university in Scotland for 'research intensity' and best for student satisfaction. This is central to our long-term plan to embed a research-led culture throughout the institution.

Abertay University has achieved the Athena Swan Bronze Award, recognising the university’s achievements in respect of gender equality. The university is also proud to hold the Race Equality Charter Mark Bronze Award for our ongoing commitment and active steps to improving race equality for our staff and students. Abertay University holds a Gold Award for Healthy Working Lives, a Silver Award for the Armed Forces Covenant, and is recognised as a Cycle Friendly Employer.

Dundee is a historic city set in a beautiful, sunny location on the east coast of Scotland. The city centre and waterfront is currently undergoing a £1 billion development of its stunning waterfront, with the V&A Museum of Design at its very heart. Dundee is also a UNESCO City of Design – one of only 12 worldwide.

So what’s keeping you?

Join the best modern university in Scotland and take your career to the next level.