Aberdeen rises in Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide

The University of Aberdeen has gone up in the latest The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017.

Aberdeen has gone up one place since last year to 44th in the UK.

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide Good University Guide rank British universities based on their performance in a number of key areas for undergraduates.

These cover student satisfaction with the quality of their teaching and academic feedback, course content and facilities; graduate job prospects; the likelihood of achieving a high-class degree; entry standards; dropout rates; research quality; student/staff ratio; and spending on library and other student services.

Professor Sir Ian Diamond, Principal and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Aberdeen commented: “In this increasingly competitive global education environment it is good to see our progress has been recognised in this latest set of results.

“Our commitment to a world class student experience and achieving excellence in teaching, with a curriculum which focuses on employability remains our priority and we look forward to continuing to welcome the brightest and best from around the globe into the University of Aberdeen family.”