University of Dundee

University of Dundee

The University of Dundee is based in Dundee, Scotland and hosts over 16,000 students and 4,000 staff from over 180 different countries of the world. The University itself is ranked 1st in Scotland, 2nd in the UK and 6th in the World for International Student Satisfaction (International Student Barometer 2019), proving that our incredible campus, excellent teaching quality and friendly, community atmosphere is the perfect place for international study.

We are ranked in the World top 250 Universities, and consistently score highly in many UK and worldwide rankings, whether this be for teaching, research or our global impact. Our mission is to tranform lives locally and globally, and you will see that all our actions strive towards this!

Dundee as a city is also a very exciting place to live. We have recently been ranked as the best place to liVe in Scotland! The main campus is based in the city centre, which has shops that cater to everyones clothing and food tastes. Dundee has also recently been awarded the status of a UNESCO city of Design for not just our amazing art school, but also for the innovative design of our research across our ten schools. 

We offer a vast range of degrees at both undergraduate and postgraduate level - we really do have something for everyone! If you don't believe us check out what degrees we offer here:

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University of Dundee Rankings

The University of Dundee has been ranked joint 8th in the UK for student experience, and joint 2nd within Scotland. This is the third successive year in which we have achieved a Top 10 result. The University recorded overall satisfaction of 88 per cent, well above the sector and Scottish averages. 

The survey asks students 27 questions across eight themes relating to their experiences of learning and teaching. Across these themes Dundee is ranked 5th in the UK for 'Teaching On My Course', 5th for Learning Resources, 9th for Academic Support and 10th for Learning Community.

The University of Dundee has been given a Gold award – the highest possible rating – in the 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).

The TEF was introduced by the UK Government to recognise and reward excellent learning and teaching.

The ranking places Dundee among an elite group of British universities licensed to use the TEF Gold Award for the next three years.

We are first in Scotland and sixth in the UK for graduate prospects, with over 85% of our recent graduates going on to graduate level employment or further study (Complete University Guide 2019).

In the 2019 Complete University Guide we are number one in the UK for forensic Sciences! We also achieved top ten placings for eight other subjects - Dentistry (2nd), Education (3rd), Medical Technology (5th), Anatomy and Physiology (6th), Biological Sciences (6th), Medicine (6th), Law (8th) and Art and Design (9th).

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