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.


Aberdeen professor joins elite Academy of social science

A University of Aberdeen professor is among 41 leading social scientists recognised for the substantial contribution their work makes to tackle the challenges facing society.

Top outreach and engagement award for geoscientist

A leading University of Aberdeen geoscientist has been recognised for his outstanding outreach and engagement work with a prestigious award.

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.