Congratulations on receiving an offer from the University of Aberdeen! You now hold an offer from a Top 20 UK University. This webpage is here to provide you answers to the most common questions you may have, answered by academics from your subject area. 

The videos and FAQs below were prepared for our Offer Holder Day in March 2020, however the information will still be useful to find out more from your subject. Simply choose your subject area and click through for the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for your subject. If you hold an offer between two subject areas (for example, English and History) don't forget to check out the FAQs for each subject area.

Biological Sciences

Biological Sciences includes the following degrees:

  • Animal Behaviour
  • Behavioural Biology
  • Biology
  • Biological Sciences
  • Conservation Biology
  • Ecology
  • Environmental Science
  • Marine Biology
  • Plant and Soil Science
  • Zoology

 

Click the button below to read answers to your frequently asked questions about studying in the School of Biological Sciences.

Biological Sciences FAQs

Business School

Welcome video from David McCausland

Accountancy and Finance

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Business Management

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Economics

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Financial Economics

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International Business

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Real Estate

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Divinity, Theology and Religion, History, History of Art and Philosophy
Divinity, Theology and Religion
History
History of Art
Philosophy
Engineering

Engineering includes the following degrees: 

  • Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering

 

Click the button below to read answers to your frequently asked questions about studying Engineering at Aberdeen.

Engineering FAQs

English, Language and Linguistics, Modern Languages, Music and Film & Visual Culture
Celtic and Anglo-Saxon Studies
English
Language and Linguistics

Modern Languages

Click the button below to read answers to your frequently asked questions about studying Modern Languages at Aberdeen.

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Music

Film and Visual Culture
Geosciences (Archaeology, Geography, Geology & Petroleum Geology)
Archaeology
Geography
Geology and Petroleum Geology
Law and Legal Studies
Law
Legal Studies
Medical Sciences

The School of Medicine, Medical Sciences and Nutrition includes the following degrees: 

  • Anatomy
  • Biochemistry
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Biotechnology
  • Exercise and Health Science
  • Genetics
  • Human Embryology and Development Biology
  • Immunology
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Neuroscience with Psychology
  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology
  • Sport and Exercise Science

 

Click the button below to read answers to your frequently asked questions about studying Medical Sciences at Aberdeen.

Medical Sciences FAQs

Medical Sciences FAQs - printable version

Natural and Computing Sciences (Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics)
Chemistry

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Chemistry FAQs

Computer Science

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Computer Science FAQs

Mathematics

Click the button below to read answers to your frequently asked questions about studying Mathematics at Aberdeen.

Mathematics FAQs

Physics
Psychology

Click the button below to read answers to your frequently asked questions about studying Psychology at Aberdeen.

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Social Sciences (Anthropology, Politics & International Relations and Sociology)
Anthropology

Click the button below to read answers to your frequently asked questions about studying Anthropology at Aberdeen.

Anthropology FAQs

Politics and International Relations
Sociology

Click the button below to read answers to your frequently asked questions about studying Sociology at Aberdeen.

Sociology FAQs