Marine Biodiscovery LaboratoryEstablished in 2003 following a re-organisation of the University's academic structure, the College of Physical Sciences is based in the heart of King's College campus in Old Aberdeen, one of the most historical parts of the City of Aberdeen. The College has a clear vision to provide academically challenging programmes of study for Undergraduate and Postgraduate students and to lead the field in cutting edge research activities.

There is a long history of interdisciplinary co-operation on research with colleagues in other parts of the University and with partners in a wide range of prestigious Institutions, both in the UK and overseas.

The College comprises 3 Schools, covering teaching and research areas across a number of subject areas: