Key Dates

Key Dates

We look forward to welcoming you to the University of Aberdeen in September 2022!

The below key dates are for overseas fees applicants for our postgraduate taught programmes. 

Please remember to complete all required steps as soon as possible. Don’t wait until the date listed below to complete a step! If you have any questions about your application, please email

Deadline Dates

Last Registration Date - 21 September 2022

If your programme is listed below, the last registration date is 21 September 2022.

Business School 

  • MBA (IBM Pathway) - MBA Top Up
  • MBA Business Administration
  • MBA Business Analytics
  • MBA Energy Management
  • MSc Business Consulting and Psychology
  • MSc Entrepreneurship
  • MSc Financial Technology
  • MSc International Business Management 
  • MSc International Human Resource Management
  • MSc International Relations and Management
  • MSc International Tourism Management
  • MSc Marketing Management
  • MSc Strategic Studies and Management

School of Engineering

  • MSc Oil and Gas Engineering
  • MSc Petroleum Engineering

School of Geosciences

  • MSc Geophysics
  • MSc Integrated Petroleum Geosciences
  • MSc Oil and Gas Enterprise Management 
  • MSc Petroleum Data Management
  • MSc Planetary Sciences
  • MSc Sustainable Energy Geoscience
  • MSc Sustainability Transitions

School of Language, Literature, Music and Visual Culture

  • MSc Creative and Cultural Communication
  • MSc Global Business Communication

School of Natural and Computing Sciences

  • MSc Artificial Intelligence
  • MSc Cybersecurity
  • MSc Data Science
  • MSc Financial Technology
  • MSc Information Technology 

School of Social Science

  • MSc International Relations and Management 
  • MSc Strategic Studies and Management
Last Registration Date - 26 September 2022

If your programme is listed below, the last registration date is 26 September 2022.

School of Biological Sciences

  • MRes Environmental Science
  • MRes Soil Science
  • MSc Applied Marine and Fisheries Ecology
  • MSc Ecology and Conservation
  • MSc Environmental Management
  • MSc Environmental Pollution and Remediation
  • MSc Environmental Science
  • MSc Marine Conservation
  • MSc Soil Science