University of Aberdeen

University of Aberdeen Ranking

country rank: 33
world rank: 334

University Overview

The University of Aberdeen ranking was founded in 1495 and is a non-profit public higher education school situated in the tiny Scottish city of Aberdeen (population range of 50,000-249,999). The University of Aberdeen (UA) ranking is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational UK higher education institution that is officially recognized/chartered by the Privy Council. In a variety of fields of study, the University of Aberdeen (UA) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees like as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 525-year-old UK higher-education institution has a rigorous admittance criteria based on previous academic performance and grades. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. A library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services, are all available to students at UA.

University of Aberdeen Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Aberdeen
Acronym UA
Founded 1495
Motto Initium Sapientiae Timor Domini The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom

University Location

Address Elphinstone Road, King's College Aberdeen AB24 3FX Scotland United Kingdom
Tel +44 (1224) 272 000
Fax +44 (1224) 272 576

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Regent Walk Aberdeen AB32 6RA (1224) 272090 (1224) 273504

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) European University Association (EUA) Universities UK

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