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The University of Aberdeen (A20)
University Office
King's College
AB24 3FX

Telephone: 44 (0) 1224 273504
Mobile Phone Number: 44 (0) 1224 272034


The University of Aberdeen (A20)

University Office

King's College


AB24 3FX

contact: Student Recruitment & Admissions Service

t: +44 (0) 1224 273504

f: +44 (0) 1224 272034

e: sras@abdn.ac.uk

w: www.abdn.ac.uk/sras

For prospectus requests: t: +44 (0) 1224 272090, e: sras@abdn.ac.uk, w: www.abdn.ac.uk/prospectus

Campuses locations

Most teaching, other than medical-related subjects, takes place at the King's College campus.

Campuses or associated collegesRegion
Main Site, King's College SCOTLAND

Open days (calendar year 2012)

Our Open Day is 28 August 2012. Visitors are welcome throughout the year. Tel: Student Recruitment & Admissions Service on 01224 272090.


The Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) is bringing all qualifications in Scotland together in a unified framework of credits and levels. Honours degrees are at SCQF level 10, degrees without Honours are at level 9, HND and Diploma in HE are at level 8, and HNC and Certificate in HE are at level 7. For further information, see www.scqf.org.uk.


Only for Dentistry (Graduate), Medicine, Education [both BEd and MA/BSc combined Education degrees] and Music.


Percentage of first years requiring accommodation who can be accommodated in institution managed accommodation: 100

Estimated weekly cost of institution managed accommodation for 0-38 weeks:

  • including 0-2 meals a day, 0 days per week: £130.00 - £150.00

  • without meals: £65.00 - £111.00

  • en suite (without meals): £111.00 - £120.00

Links to further information

Accommodation Careers advice and guidance
Disability access Fees
International students Learning resources
Open days Prospectus
Student help Student life
University and college year Centre for Lifelong Learning
aim 4 uni Students' Association
Admissions Policy

Total number of all students : 16082

Student numbersDegreeHND/HNC/ Fd degreeOther
Total full-time undergraduate numbers1109200
Percentage of these who are - on sandwich programmes800
- mature students1800
- international students700
Percentage ratio of male/female46/540/00/0

Full-time student numbers by subject areaDegreeHND/HNC/ Fd degreeOther
Art & design, performing arts6300
Built environment12300
Business and management46700
Engineering and technology79000
Mathematical sciences, IT and computing25700
Medicine, dentistry and veterinary science100100
Social sciences162000
Subjects allied to medicine27000

Overseas opportunities (excludes those on compulsory language course placements)

Number of students on a placement or study period abroad: 170

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