Universities in Scotland
University of Aberdeen
As the UK’s fifth oldest university, the University of Aberdeen boasts a reputation of international prestige.
University of Abertay Dundee
The University of Abertay Dundee is located on a city centre campus in the heart of Dundee.
University of Dundee
The University of Dundee dates back to 1881, when it was founded as the University of Dundee.
Edinburgh Napier University
Edinburgh Napier University is named after John Napier, who invented logarithms and the decimal point.
University of Edinburgh
The University of Edinburgh is one of the UK’s oldest universities.
University of Glasgow
The University of Glasgow was founded in 1451, making it the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world.
Glasgow Caledonian University
Glasgow Caledonian University’s reputation is as a top class university.
Glasgow School of Art
Glasgow School of Art was founded in 1845, and today is one of the UK’s few remaining independent art schools.
Heriot-Watt University began in 1821, the world’s first Mechanics Institute.
University of the Highlands and Islands
The University of the Highlands and Islands was formally established as a university in 2011.
The Open University
The Open University was founded in order to open up the opportunity of higher education to everyone.
Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh
Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh encourages graduates to develop the skills and knowledge needed for successful careers.
Robert Gordon University
Robert Gordon University gained university status in 1992, though the university’s roots in education go back for 250 years.
Royal Conservatoire Scotland (RCS)
The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland offers specialised education in the fields of dance, music, drama, screen and production.
Scotland’s Rural College
The university is a specialist institution excelling in agriculture, rural development, food production and land management
University of St. Andrews
The University of St. Andrews was founded in 1413, it is one of Scotland’s most internationally-renowned institutions.
University of Stirling
The University of Stirling was founded in 1967, making it the first new university in Scotland for more than 400 years.
University of Strathclyde
The University of Strathclyde was established over 200 years ago and is set in the very heart of Glasgow.
University West of Scotland
The University West of Scotland is the largest modern university in Scotland.