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

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New Festival to celebrate north-east tin whistle tradition

A new Festival inspired by a master whistler who revived interest in a north-east musical tradition which came close to dying out will take place in March.

Worse survival rates and different care for cancer patients who live further from hospital

Patients who live further away from cancer centres are likely to receive different care and experience worse outcomes than those who live closer according to new research on patients in the north-east of Scotland and the Northern Isles. This is despite patients from further away being referred and diagnosed as...

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