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University of Aberdeen

  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

The University of Aberdeen Founded in 1495, the University of Aberdeen is one of the UK's most internationally distinguished universities, combining ancient tradition with the best in modern teaching and learning facilities. It has a student population of around 14,500 and a large international community of students drawn from 120 different countries. There are opportunities to undertake supervised research in all departments of the University and over 140 taught Masters degrees. The University has an excellent reputation for teaching quality and research, and, over the years, four Nobel Prizes have been awarded for work carried out or begun at Aberdeen. The 2008 Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) assessed 89% of Aberdeenâ??s research activity as being of international quality and 55% as either world-leading or internationally excellent. Students are attracted by our tradition which is rooted in our 500 year history - but we are focused firmly on the future and are at the forefront in many areas of arts and social sciences, in science, computing, engineering and technology, and in ground-breaking disciplines focused firmly on the 21st century. 97% of our graduates enter into good jobs, research posts or further study within six months of graduating. We are committed to helping...
162
2012
148
2013
137
2014
137
2015
63.20
Overall Score
53.6
Academic Reputation
63.3
Employer Reputation
65.3
Faculty Student
93.4
International Faculty
94.4
International Students
64.1
Citations per Faculty
101-150
2013
101-150
2014
101-150
2015
51-100
2016
68.3
Academic Reputation
61.4
Employer Reputation
85.4
Citations per Paper
78.2
H-index Citations
127=
2013
136
2014
153
2015
69.20
Overall Score
75.6
Academic Reputation
52.2
Employer Reputation
72.4
Citations per Paper
62.5
H-index Citations
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
1,409
International
528

Number of students

11,573
Postgraduate 20%
Undergraduate 80%

Number of international students

3,736
Postgraduate 34%
Undergraduate 66%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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