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University of Abertay Dundee

United Kingdom

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Founded in 1888 as Dundee Institute of Technology, the University of Abertay Dundee is a public university located in the city of Dundee, Scotland. Abertay was the first University in the world to offer a computer games degree, and the first in the UK to be recognized as a Centre for Excellence in Computer Games Education. It was also the first university to offer a degree in Ethical Hacking. Dundee is often described as a young city as 1 in every 5 people is a student.

The university offers various degree programs across four teaching schools such as School of Arts, Media and Computer Games; Dundee Business School; School of Science, Engineering & Technology and School of Social & Health Sciences. The research at the university is organized into four main themes like Creative Industries, Environment, Security and Society. The most popular majors at the university are computer games technology, computer arts, forensic science, bioinformatics, and business. University of Abertay has accreditations from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants; Association of International Accountants; Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development; Health Professions Council and Forensic Science Society.

The University has an approximate student population of 4,000 with a student to faculty ratio of 19:1 and an acceptance rate of 20%. Abertay is ranked in the top 25 places in the world to study video game design.

The University of Abertray, Dundee is one of the UK's smallest universities, with many local students. The non-UK students make up almost 20 per cent of the student body with over 60 nationalities represented.

Notable Alumni: Stewart Hosie (Politician), Lesley Brennan (Politician)

 

University of Abertay Dundee Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Average Academic Score

2.7
GPA
28
IB
65
Percentage
20%
Acceptance Rate

Cost

Fees

Bachelors: £11,025 per year for International Students

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Deadlines

Undergraduate: 15 January 2018.

Graduate: 22nd July 2018 is the application deadline for September 2018.

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

University of Abertay Dundee Rankings

Regional

United Kingdom
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University Stats

University Stats
3824

Students

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3501

Undergraduates

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213

Postgraduate

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208

Faculty Strength

University Stats
14

Student Faculty Ratio

University Stats
20
%

Acceptance Rate

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£
11025

Tuition Fees

University Stats
£
9600

Living Cost

University Stats
£
1500

Other Fees

University Stats
2.7

Avg. GPA

University Stats
28

Avg. IB

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65
%

Avg. Percentage

* All cost are in GBP

Reach Out

Bell Street,United Kingdom

onlineregistration@abertay.ac.uk

44 (0)1382 308000

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