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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Was Seahenge created for a ritual to extend the summer during climate change battle?

New research into an ancient timber circle discovered on a Norfolk beach and dubbed 'Seahenge' suggests it was created in response to a period of extreme climatic deterioration at the close of the third millennium BC.

Thyroid disease isn't the end for your career prospects, new study finds

How employers behave towards workers experiencing thyroid dysfunction could play a critical part in addressing the UK's labour market challenges.

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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.