University of Aberdeen

UK Top 20

12th in the UK in the Guardian University Guide 2024


2nd in Scotland, Wales and N Ireland for student satisfaction in The National Student Survey 2023


37th globally in the QS World University Rankings: Sustainability 2024


Queen's Anniversary Prize for research and teaching in Soil Science in 2021

Are you bold enough to dream big?

With a flexible approach to learning, hundreds of programmes on offer, and a range of campus and city accommodation options available, your next adventure is about to start.


Exhibition to support the preservation of Gaelic song traditions takes to the road in the Hebrides

Research to highlight traditional forms of Gaelic singing has now been turned into an exhibition which will tour Hebridean communities in 2024 and 2025.

Aberdeen student's dissertation project earns him recognition as a future green energy leader

A University of Aberdeen graduate is in the running for an award recognising the next generation of leaders in renewable energy.

Leading the transition in Europe's Energy capital

We spark urgent conversations with experts from around the world and work across borders and disciplines to accelerate the transition to a better energy future.