Cover of Lonely Planet guide - Aberdeen: Studying in the Silver CityFounded in 1495, the University of Aberdeen is one of the UK's most internationally distinguished universities and located in one of the most dynamic, prosperous and beautiful regions of the UK.

The city of Aberdeen truly has something for everyone - from the bustling city centre of Europe's energy capital to the superb countryside and coastline in an area rich in historic and natural interest.

Students describe Aberdeen as having an unrivalled social scene, which caters for all tastes in arts, culture, leisure and entertainment. Communication and travel links are excellent, which means getting around the rest of Scotland and the UK is easy.

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


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