It’s not too late to join us in September

Apply to Scotland's top modern university

Clearing gives you the chance to start a degree at Abertay this September 2019.

Already have your results?

If you already have your exam results you can apply to us directly. Email the recruitment team for more information. 


Waiting for your results?

  • If you’ve applied to university via UCAS and are holding conditional offers, you can apply to us via Clearing if your exam results aren’t what you expected.
  • If you’ve changed your mind about what or where you want you study, you can also apply to us via Clearing.
  • If you’re waiting for exam results but haven’t applied to any universities yet, you can apply to us directly.

About Clearing

Three great reasons to apply to Abertay

  • Automatic scholarships for all undergraduate international students.
  • Dundee named one of Lonely Planet’s Best European Destinations 2018.
  • A recent Which report named Dundee as the Scottish city offering best value to students in terms of the monthly cost of living.

See more great reasons to join us below!

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Find out more about how Clearing works and applying as an international student.

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Clearing 2021

Find out how Clearing works and which courses have places available.

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Entry Requirements by Country

Discover whether you're eligible for entry and learn more about the country-specific qualifications you need to study at Abertay.

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Applying as an international student

Find everything you need to know about applying to Abertay as an international student.

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Room Options

We have economy rooms, standard rooms, twin rooms, doubles, en-suites, bedsits, and much more. Check out your options.

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Why Abertay?

  1. You’ll be studying at Scotland’s top modern university
    Abertay was ranked best modern Scottish university in the Guardian Good Universities Guide 2019.  
  2. Automatic scholarships for international students
    Full-time undergraduate international students receive £2,300 per year towards living costs.
  3. We’re small and friendly
    Enjoy small class sizes, a close-knit student community and lecturers who actually know your name!

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Why Dundee?

1. We’re the UK’s coolest little city*
With the £80m V&A Museum set to open its doors later this year, it’s an incredible time to be living in a city known for its creativity and innovation. Lonely Planet, The Wall Street Journal and GQ Magazine have all recently singled out Dundee as a must-visit destination.
2. Your student finances will go further
Dundee is consistently ranked as one of the UK’s most affordable student cities. You can expect to pay well below the national average for rent, public transport and other living expenses.
3. Enjoy natural beauty on your doorstep
Dundee enjoys a spectacular setting overlooking the River Tay. Mountains, countryside and miles of dramatic coastline are all within easy reach. We’re also Scotland’s sunniest city!

 *GQ Magazine, 2015


Learn more about living in Dundee and Scotland

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Liam Wong, Graphic Design Director, Ubisoft Montreal

From graduating at Abertay to becoming Ubisoft’s youngest director in the space of two and a half years, everything I know about working in teams, leadership, planning, presenting my work and giving direction was picked up from my experience at Abertay.
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