University offers funded graduate apprenticeships in civil engineering for September 2020
The University of Aberdeen has announced 15 places on its Graduate Apprenticeship BEng Civil Engineering programme starting in September.
Perth Pictish find offers glimpse into Scotland's warrior past
Archaeologists have carefully recreated images of a figure on a Pictish stone, offering new insights into Scotland's warrior past.
SFC Review: Payment to the former Principal of the University of Aberdeen
The Scottish Funding Council has been carrying out a review into payment made to the former Principal. That review has today been published.
New initiative to support professional development of recent graduates
Alumni Relations team, Business School and Careers Department team up to offer additional support
Marmots need not worry about being an 'older mum'
Female marmots born to older mothers are more successful in the reproductive stakes.
Aberdeen FC and University of Aberdeen extend partnership
Aberdeen FC and the University of Aberdeen have announced a two-year extension to their successful schools and communities partnership.
University celebrates first graduates from Malawi partnership programme
A unique partnership between the University of Aberdeen and Zomba Theological College in Malawi has produced its first cohort of graduates.
University launches new Biomedical Engineering MSc
A new Masters programme launched by the University of Aberdeen is offering students the chance to forge a career at the cutting edge of medical science.
University of Aberdeen to help light up city centre
University part of this year's Spectra!
New research highlights long-term impact of flooding on communities
A report co-authored by researchers from the University of Aberdeen and the James Hutton Institute has highlighted the profound and long-lasting impacts of flooding on individuals, businesses and communities in Scotland.
The University of Aberdeen is a founding partner of The Conversation UK. See below our academics' articles and opinion pieces on various topics of public interest.
If you think the millennium bug was a hoax, here comes a history lesson
Spotting alien life – how 'microfossils' can fool scientists
The $120,000 banana: how to have your art and eat it
Why we need a better understanding of how PTSD affects families
Five ways rudeness can actually be a positive experience
New education system was central to the Kurds' Rojava Revolution in northern Syria – now it's under attack
Ben Ali: the Tunisian autocrat who laid the foundations for his demise
There is a risk that the First World War will become what the Napoleonic Wars have become; distant and largely forgotten
Neil McLennan from the School of Education reflects on the need to find new ways to commemorate the First World War - otherwise he warns there is a risk of it dropping from our collective memory. Today’s Remembrance Day holds special significance for two reasons. It is the first Armistice Day remembrance...
Is the oil and gas industry really prepared for energy transition?
The oil and gas industry currently finds itself in a situation which is far from comfortable. On the one hand, the industry just began to recover from the 2014 downturn. Now the industry faces perhaps an even bigger challenge: the move towards a carbon-free society, also referred to as energy transition. In light...
Dracula, Measles, Mumps and Rubella: Economic lessons for why some are difficult to kill off.
Professor John Skåtun, Chair in Economics at the University of Aberdeen Business School, argues that with vaccine hesitancy on the rise, policymakers need to consider the use of financial penalties for those not prepared to consider the societal benefit of immunisation. Measles is a serious disease. So recent flare-ups have caused...