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University of Aberdeen

Aberdeen | Grampian and Tayside

Sporty Political City

Ucas code: A20

Named Scottish University of the Year by The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019, The University of Aberdeen invites you to join its supportive community in a self-contained, stunning campus. Founded in 1495, the University of Aberdeen, located in Scotland, is the fifth oldest university in the UK. With a rich heritage and modern outlook, the University offers its students over 300 undergraduate degrees and over 150 postgraduate degrees covering Arts, Sciences and Engineering.
Source:University of Aberdeen website

How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Varied union activities

69%

MED

Political

66%

HIGH

Creative

58%

LOW

Diverse local nightlife

59%

MED

Sporty

73%

HIGH

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 96% MED
Average graduate salary £22.5k HIGH
Student satisfaction score 81%

Number of students

14,338

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

71%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

13%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

42%

of students are male

Young / Mature

16%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

33%

of students here are from outside the UK

What students say about this university

429 comments (126 students)

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