University of Aberdeen

Providing international students with specialist and flexible degree pathways.

University of Aberdeen

The UK’s fifth oldest university, Aberdeen has been offering life-changing learning opportunities for more than 500 years. Today, it adds to this rich heritage with modern facilities and a 21st-century outlook. Represented by 130 nationalities, the University has an international community and is committed to equality and diversity.

The University of Aberdeen strives to be one of the world’s top research-intensive universities. Associated with five Nobel Prize winners, it is known for learning and research excellence. Students at Aberdeen benefit from a personalised experience and flexible learning. Honours students receive a broad and flexible education within the Scottish four-year degree system.

Employability, career preparation and work experience are important elements of life at Aberdeen. The Leadership Academy helps students to develop skills such as negotiation and networking, and the STAR Award rewards the transferable skills they develop through clubs, societies and volunteering.

The University of Aberdeen International Study Centre is located at the heart of the historic King’s College Campus. It offers a full range of subject options and pathways, including tailored programmes in engineering and medical studies.

International Study Centre programmes:

  • Undergraduate Foundation Programme
  • Undergraduate Foundation Programme: Life Sciences – pathway to Medicine
  • International Year Two
  • Pre-Masters
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A world top 200 university (THE World University Rankings 2022)

Ranked 20th in the UK (The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022)