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Abertay University

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Abertay University was originally founded as the Dundee Technical Institute in 1888. It lies right in the heart of Dundee city centre, and all its campuses are within a quarter of a mile of each other.

Courses and students

The university is based around four schools and a range of specialist centres.
 
The university offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Abertay is well known for its world-leading courses in computer arts and computer games technology and launched the world’s first Ethical Hacking degree.
 
There are around 4,500 students, representing over 60 countries.
 
Facilities and services
 
Abertay University has many great facilities to offer its students including White Space located on the ground floor of the university’s Kydd Building; the award winning Bernard King Library which includes fully equipped seminar rooms, study rooms and a language centre; a Student Centre which is the cultural and social hub of the city campus; and Abertay Sport, which plays an important part of university life, with 24 sports teams on offer. 
 
Abertay GameLab has advanced development facilities, with 50 computer stations used for the high-end game and graphics development.
 
Ranking
 
Abertay University is number 1 in the UK for teaching quality in the 2021 Times/Sunday Times Good University Guide, and ranks amongst the UK top 10 for Student Satisfaction in the National Student Survey.
 
The prestigious Princeton Review (2021) rates Abertay as the top institution in Europe for video games education for the 7th year in a row.
 
In the Guardian University Guide 2022, the university is in the top 10 in the UK for the subject area of Agriculture, Forestry and Food.
 

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Contact Details

Bell Street
Dundee
DD1 1HG

01382 308080
sro@abertay.ac.uk
www.abertay.ac.uk
@AbertayUni
www.facebook.com/AbertayUni