Key application dates

September – Applications are open. You can now apply. To do this, select the 'Apply' link for the course you’ve chosen. This is at the top of each of the undergraduate course pages.

October – Open days. Come along to see what it's like to be a student here at Abertay. Open days are for anyone who is thinking of applying.

15 January – Application deadlineAll applications need to be sent in by midnight.

End February – All offers/rejections made. If you apply earlier, we will give you an offer earlier, but this is the last date. Check UCAS track.

March – Applicant Visit Days for offer holders. Come along to find out more about the course you've applied for.

May – UCAS registration for potential students. You can register for UCAS track, and start drafting your application, but can’t actually apply until September.

May – Offer deadline for offer holders. Accept or reject your offer in UCAS track. (Please see 2020 deadlines below.)

2020 Coronavirus deadline extensions from UCAS. Giving you more time to review your offers.

  • If you receive your last decision on or before 4 June 2020, your reply date is 18 June 2020 (except if you're using Extra to find a place).

  • If you receive your last decision on or before 13 July 2020, your reply date is 20 July 2020 (including Extra choices).

Find out more on the UCAS site.

30 June – Late applications. The last date you can submit an application.

August – Results day/Clearing. We get your results automatically, so check UCAS Track.

Start Dates – Due to the disruption caused by Covid-19, Orientation and Freshers’ Week will begin on September 14, with teaching beginning on September 21. This is two week's later than normal.


Still have questions? Call the Student Recruitment Office on +44 (0)1382 308080 or email