United Kingdom

University of Aberdeen

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Rank 31st Location United Kingdom Established 1495 International Students 33%
Famous Courses Masters courses, Bachelors courses, Engineering courses, Computers courses, Science courses, Humanities courses, Business courses, BSc, BBA, MBA, MBBS, MS, BE/Btech, MIM International Fees £14,300-18,000

University of Aberdeen UK

The University of Aberdeen is a well-known Scottish university centered on public research. It is a university that was founded in 1495 and is divided into 12 schools. The University of Aberdeen has recently been routinely listed among the world's top 200 universities. It was also ranked 31st in the world in the Times Higher Education University's 2019 impact rankings. Furthermore, it was named 'Scottish University of the Year 2019' by The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide.

The University of Aberdeen provides first-rate learning resources on a beautiful campus. On the main campus, old structures coexist with contemporary, freshly rebuilt labs, superb computing facilities, and cutting-edge library technology.

As far as accommodation is concerned, all first-year undergraduate students at the University of Aberdeen are guaranteed accommodation. The university has spent £20 million on new housing, and wireless internet connection is available and free of charge in all halls of residence.

Catered and self-catering accommodation are available based on your budget and preferences, and the Student Accommodation Office can help you find private property in the city using its new student-friendly web database.

The University of Aberdeen has a large and prominent alumni network. Many prominent individuals studied, taught, and worked in several disciplines at the institution. The university has 5 Nobel laureates among its graduates. Amongst several others, some of the most renowned personalities who have graduated from the University include Alistair Carmichael, former Secretary of State for the country Scotland, the former Paymaster General named Tessa Jowell, and the Exchequer's former Chancellor Alistair Darling.

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Course

Under graduate

  • Celtic & Anglo-Saxon Studies and Gaelic Studies
  • Celtic & Anglo-Saxon Studies and German (5 years)
  • Celtic & Anglo-Saxon Studies and French (5 years)
  • Celtic & Anglo-Saxon Studies and French
  • Celtic & Anglo-Saxon Studies and Film & Visual Culture
  • Celtic & Anglo-Saxon Studies and English

Post graduate

  • Health Psychology
  • Health Economics for Health Professionals
  • Health Data Science
  • Global Health and Management
  • Global Subsea Engineering
  • Global Business Communication

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Scholarship

The Entrance Scholarship Scheme, which is financed equally by the University and the Donors, seeks to assist students in sustaining themselves during their time at university.

Intake

The dates shown here are those stated by the University's official calendar and pertain to the majority of students. Furthermore, postgraduate research programs (Masters by Research and Ph.D. programs) continue for the whole academic term and do not follow the normal semester dates listed on this page. The University's Christmas and New Year's break applies to all students, irrespective of their major.

All First Degrees (except MBChB & BDS), and for Taught Postgraduate Programmes

 

FIRST HALF-SESSION SECOND HALF-SESSION
Start of Term 20 September 2021 Start of Term 17 January 2022
Teaching Starts On 27 September 2021 Teaching Starts On 24 January 2022
End of Term 17 December 2021 Spring Break Starts On 1 April 2022
  Spring Break Ends On 25 April 2022
End of Term 20 May 2022

 

Students studying at the University's Campus in Qatar

 

FIRST HALF-SESSION SECOND HALF-SESSION
Start of Term 19 September 2021 Start of Term 16 January 2022
Teaching Starts On 26 September 2021 Teaching Starts On 23 January 2022
End of Term 16 December 2021 Spring Break Starts On 31 March 2022
  Spring Break Ends On 24 April 2022
End of Term 19 May 2022

 

Students Studying at the Aberdeen Institute at SCNU 

 

FIRST HALF-SESSION/SEMESTER SECOND HALF-SESSION/SEMESTER
Start of Term 5 September 2021 Start of Term 18 February 2022
Teaching Starts On 27 September 2021 Teaching Starts On 21 February 2022
Teaching Ends On 7 January 2022 Teaching Ends On 19 June 2022
End Of Term 21 January 2022 End of Term 8 July 2022

 

Students of MBChB

 

TERM FIRST-YEAR SECOND-YEAR THIRD-YEAR FOURTH-YEAR FIFTH-YEAR

Winter Term Starts On

20 September 2021

15 September 2021

13 September 2021

9 August 2021

16 August 2021

Winter Term Ends On

17 December 2021

17 December 2021

17 December 2021

17 December 2021

17 December 2021

Spring Term Starts On

10 January 2022

10 January 2022

10 January 2022

10 January 2022

10 January 2022

Spring Term Ends On

1 April 2022

25 March 2022

25 March 2022

8 April 2022

29 April 2022

Summer Term Starts On

25 April 2022

25 April 2022

9 May 2022

25 April 2022

2 May 2022

Summer Term Ends On

20 May 2022

1 July 2022

22 July 2022

1 July 2022

20 May 2022

 

Students for the Degree of Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) and the Diploma in Dental Technology

 

TERM  FIRST-YEAR SECOND-YEAR THIRD-YEAR FOURTH-YEAR

Winter Term Starts On

30 August 2021 30 August 2021 30 August 2021 23 August 2021

Winter Term Ends On

17 December 2021 17 December 2021 17 December 2021 17 December 2021

Spring Term Starts On

10 January 2022 10 January 2022 10 January 2022 10 January 2022

Spring Term Ends On

01 April 2022 01 April 2022 01 April 2022 01 April 2022

Summer Term Starts On

11 April 2022 11 April 2022 11 April 2022 11 April 2022

Summer Term Ends On

08 July 2022 08 July 2022 08 July 2022 20 May 2022

 

Students for the Professional Graduate Diploma in Education (PGDE)
(Primary and Secondary)

 

TERM

DATE

Winter Term Starts On

16 August 2021

Winter Term Ends On

20 December 2021

Spring Term Starts On

4 January 2022

Spring Term Ends On

4 April 2022

Summer Term Starts On

18 April 2022

Summer Term Ends On

30 May 2022

 

*All Term Dates of PGDE are subject to change based on dates of placements.

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