Terms and Conditions of Use

Terms and Conditions of Use

This website abdn.ac.uk is provided by the University of Aberdeen ("the University") and use of the website is governed by these terms and conditions ("Terms and Conditions"). In accessing information from the website, you agree to be bound by the Terms and Conditions. The University reserves the right to make changes to any part of the website or to withdraw or amend the service the University provides on the website.


The University takes reasonable efforts to ensure that the contents of its website are accurate; however, it cannot give any warranty that this is the case. The University may change web content at any time without notice.

Staff publishing to the University website must abide by the University's Code of Practice for Electronic Publishing; postings deemed to be offensive will be removed.


The University accepts no liability for any claims, penalties, loss or expenses arising from use of the website including:

  • any reliance you might place on the content of the website;
  • use or inability to use the website;
  • downloading of material from the website;
  • or any unauthorised use or access to the website.


The University owns or licenses the copyright in this website and in the material published on this website. All rights are reserved. Subject to these Terms and Conditions, you may download, print and view website content for personal and non-commercial use. Any other use of this website or its content requires the prior written consent of the University. The University must always be acknowledged as the owners of any such material in circulation, as must the contributions of any identified person.

You may not alter the paper or digital copies of any website materials.

Governing Law

The information and other contents of this website are designed to comply with Scots Law. This website shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Scots Law and all parties irrevocably submit to the jurisdiction of the Scottish Courts.


Links to third party websites are for your convenience only. Such websites are operated and controlled by third parties and their inclusion does not imply any endorsement or approval by the University of the materials on such websites.


On visiting the University website, we may collect information about you. How we use this information is explained generally in our privacy notice, specifically in Your Rights and in relation to our website, detailed in Using Our Website - Privacy Notice.