The University of Aberdeen is a broad based, research-intensive University with academic strengths that lie across several research areas including:

  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Data & Artificial Intelligence
  • Humanities and Law

The University has been credited for its international reach, influence on national policy and its commercialisation of research ideas into spin out companies. The Institutes, centres and groups across our schools and interdisciplinary areas reflect Aberdeen’s strength, depth and breadth of research.

Business School

Biological Sciences

Divinity History and Philosophy




Language, Literature, Music and Visual Culture


Medicine, Medical Sciences and Nutrition

Natural and Computing Sciences


Social Science

Interdisciplinary Research Centres