University of Aberdeen: Ranking & Review

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Aberdeen Rank United Kingdom Rank World Rank
1 32 410
Top 3%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment12,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$11,250$3,750
International students$30,000$13,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities-+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences-+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics-+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine-+++
Engineering | IT-+++
Maths | Natural Sciences-+++

General info

Alternative namesUA
MottoInitium Sapientiae Timor Domini
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom
AccreditationPrivy Council
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
European University Association (EUA)
Universities UK
Academic structureCollege of Arts and Social Sciences
College of Life Sciences and Medicine
College of Life Sciences and Medicine
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff1,750
Student/staff ratio7
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressElphinstone Road, King's College
Aberdeen, Scotland, AB24 3FX
United Kingdom
Urbanization levelUrban
City population50,000 - 250,000
Phone+44 (1224) 272 000
Fax+44 (1224) 272 576

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