Welcome to one of the most lively, prosperous and beautiful regions of the UK. The city of Aberdeen truly has something for everyone. It is a vibrant modern city, with striking granite architecture, a rich and inspiring history, a dynamic modern arts scene and a stunning, dramatic coastline.

For more information about Aberdeen City and links to the entertaiment, nightlife and cultural sights on your doorstep, visit the Aberdeen City pages on the main University site.

The University of Aberdeen has teamed up with the Lonely Planet to create an exclusive new travel guide showcasing all that the Granite City has to offer students.