School of Business, Law and Social Sciences

We build global change makers in Business, Law and Social Sciences.

Our vision is to give you the confidence and capabilities to rise to the work challenges of the 21st Century.

We want you to gain the knowledge, aptitude and competence to succeed in your chosen field. We deliver a broad range of degrees, from Accounting to Human Resources, Sociology to Marketing. Our degrees are student-focused, well-grounded in evidence, and forward-looking.

Our staff and students come from diverse places and cultures. The faculty members come from academic, professional and commercial backgrounds. As well as being academic experts, we have well-established links with industry and business. This means your course material and research covers current and emerging trends.

Our alumni work in all kinds of organisations. Their jobs include management, marketing, social care, administration, legal, accounting and financial roles.

Why not join them, and let us guide you at this vital stage in your career and personal development.

Dean of School

Professor Mohamed Branine

School Divisions

There are three specialised divisions in this School:

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Division of Sociology

Degrees in Sociology, Criminology and Social Science give you the knowledge you need to make sense of the modern world.

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Division of Law

Our Law degree is in the top ten of all UK universities. With work placements and overseas studies, our legal degrees are LLB accredited.

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Division of Accounting, Business and Management

All aspects of business learning from management to accounting, HR to marketing. We train you thoroughly for the world of business.

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ABERTAY NEWS13/11/2019

Students pitch real-world business solutions

Heineken and BT among businesses to take part in Innovation for Global Growth

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ABERTAY NEWS11/07/2019

Abertay agrees partnership with Al-Maktoum College

An articulation agreement has been signed

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ABERTAY NEWS24/06/2019

Honorary Graduates announced for Summer Graduation

They will join almost 600 graduates at Caird Hall

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ABERTAY NEWS21/06/2019

Abertay graduates pitch ideas to local business experts

Six graduates took part

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ABERTAY NEWS20/03/2019

STUDENT BLOG: Coping with your dissertation

Farisai Mukonoweshuro shares her top tips

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ABERTAY NEWS13/11/2018

Human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell to receive honorary degree

He'll be among more than 200 graduates at Dundee's Caird Hall

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ABERTAY NEWS04/11/2018

Abertay students return from once-in-lifetime Bangladesh internship

Stefan Cameron and Euan Lumsden had the chance to work in the country

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ABERTAY NEWS29/10/2018

Abertay partners on Festival of Social Science conference

The event will be held at St Leonards School in St Andrews

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ABERTAY NEWS26/10/2018

Abertay students tackle complex problems posed by high-profile businesses

IGG 2018 has been taking place

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Abertay student Camilla Carr on a placement at Rossie Young People's Trust
ABERTAY NEWS16/10/2018

Camilla learns on the job with funded internship

The business student is working at Rossie Young People's Trust

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ABERTAY NEWS29/06/2018

Abertay to host Unlocking Ambition entrepreneur

Alan Clark's business Take Your Marks has attracted funding

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ABERTAY NEWS26/06/2018

Honorary Graduates announced for Graduation 2018

The Class of 2018 will graduate on July 5

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