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University of Aberdeen

Facilities
Aberdeen
Scotland
Accredited By
Other, ACU
Established Date
1495
14035
Total Students
None
Type
Rs. 1274000 - Rs. 2569000 ( None)
Fees Range

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University of Aberdeen is situated at King's College, Aberdeen AB24 3FX, United Kingdom in Aberdeen.

All Courses

Courses Offered

Bachelor of Business Administration-Minor
  • 1 Years
  • Bachelor of Business Administration-B.B.A.
  • Management - BBA / MBA / Diploma
Engineering (Mechanical) (BEng)
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Engineering-B.E.
  • Engineering
Bachelors of Computing
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.Sc.
  • Information Technology - BCA / MCA / Computers
Bachelors of Information Systems & Management
  • 4 Years
  • Bachelor of Technology
  • Engineering

University of Aberdeen - UA

The University of Aberdeen is a public research university in the city of Aberdeen, Scotland. It is an ancient university founded in 1495 when William Elphinstone, Bishop of Aberdeen, petitioned Pope Alexander VI on behalf ofJames IV, King of Scots to establish King's College, making it Scotland's third-oldest university and the fifth-oldest in the English-speaking world. The university as it is today was formed in 1860 by a merger between King's College and Marischal College, a second university founded in 1593 as a Protestant alternative to the former. Today, Aberdeen is consistently ranked among the top 200 universities in the world and is one of two universities in the city, the other being the Robert Gordon University. The university's iconic buildings act as symbols of wider Aberdeen, particularly Marischal College in the city centre and the spire of King's College in Old Aberdeen. There are two campuses; the predominantly utilised King's College campus dominates the section of the city known as Old Aberdeen, which is approximately two miles north of the city centre. Although the original site of the university's foundation, most academic buildings were constructed in the 20th century during a period of significant expansion. The university's Foresterhill campus is located next to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary and houses the School of Medicine and Dentistry as well as the School of Medical Sciences.

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Why join University of Aberdeen

Facilities

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Placement

12 Type Courses Available

  • 4 UG Courses
  • 8 PG Courses

Awards

  • An Athena Swan bronze award recipient and Stonewall Scotland diversity champion

  • Committed to embedding equality and diversity principles across the University

  • Five Nobel Laureates are associated with the University of Aberdeen

University of Aberdeen Placements

Student Placements The University Careers Service has a dedicated Work Placement Team, who source and support work placements, which provide you with enthusiastic and enterprising students from a diverse range of academic subjects. They can help you arrange and support a range of placements from 1 or 2 week micro-internships, through 12 week summer placements, to 1 year industrial placements. Offering these valuable types of opportunities to our current students will allow them to further develop the types of skills that are sought once they graduate and enter the working world. You can take advantage of the skills, knowledge and enthusiasm of our students whilst bringing many benefits to your own organisation.  Please explore the below options and contact our dedicated Work Placement Team if you'd like to discuss your needs further, or complete the Registration Forms on each page to allow the recruitment of your placement to commence. If you are a SME wishing to offer an internship, lasting between up to 10 weeks, they have additional opportunities for you that include limited financial support towards the intern's salary. 

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Infrastructure

University of Aberdeen
  • The King's College campus covers an area of some 35 hectares around the ancient King's College buildings and the High Street.

  • It hosts around two-thirds of the university's built estate and most student facilities, and lies 2 miles north of Aberdeen city centre.

  • The university does not own all the buildings on the "campus" which also include private houses, shops and businesses (although many of these rely heavily on custom from the university community) and it is best thought of as a district of the city dominated by the university.

  • It can be reached from the city centre by bus routes 1, 2, 13, 19 and 20 operated by First Aberdeen and from northern Aberdeenshire or the bus station at Union Square by various routes operated by Stagecoach Bluebird.

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