15 Best universities for Health Science in Scotland

Below is the list of best universities in Scotland ranked based on their research performance in Health Science. A graph of 668K citations received by 11.9K academic papers made by 15 universities in Scotland was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. University of Edinburgh

For Health Science

#11 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
51%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1583

2. University of Glasgow

For Health Science

#24 in Europe
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1451

3. University of Aberdeen

For Health Science

#32 in Europe
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1495

4. University of Dundee

For Health Science

#34 in Europe
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1967

5. University of Stirling

For Health Science

#123 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1967

6. Glasgow Caledonian University

For Health Science

#149 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1993

7. University of St Andrews

For Health Science

#180 in Europe
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1413

8. University of Strathclyde

For Health Science

#200 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1964

9. Edinburgh Napier University

For Health Science

#234 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
56%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

10. Robert Gordon University

For Health Science

#255 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
22%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

11. Queen Margaret University

For Health Science

#277 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
2007

12. University of the West of Scotland

For Health Science

#307 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
15,555
Founded
1897

13. Heriot-Watt University

For Health Science

#430 in Europe
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

14. Abertay University

For Health Science

#434 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1994

15. University of the Highlands and Islands

For Health Science

#489 in Europe
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
2011

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