You are here

University of St Andrews

i
  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

i
St Andrews is Scotland's first University and the third oldest in the UK. For almost six centuries, we have proudly upheld the tradition of academic excellence, attracting scholars of international repute and students from all over the world. Today, we continue to offer the latest in teaching and research, all within a superbly picturesque mediaeval setting. Although St Andrews is not a campus University, it has grown and developed with the town and is now comfortably integrated. The University provides an invigorating intellectual climate in which staff have close contacts with one another and with colleagues in other U.K. and overseas universities and research establishments. All Schools in both the sciences and the arts are actively involved in pushing back the frontiers of knowledge. Physically the University is closely integrated with the town; the modern purpose-built library and many academic Schools are located centrally. The growth in physical and mathematical sciences has been accommodated at the North Haugh on the edge of St Andrews. A modern sports centre with adjacent playing fields and halls of residence are also located in this area. St Andrews is relatively small, despite being a "city", with a basic population approaching 20,000. The University population...
88
2014
68
2015
77
2016
  • 68.20
    Overall Score
  • 54.3
    Academic Reputation
  • 58.4
    Employer Reputation
  • 73
    Faculty Student
  • 79.2
    Citations per Faculty
  • 98.2
    International Faculty
  • 99.9
    International Students
18
2017
  • 84.00
    Overall Score
  • 88
    Academic Reputation
  • 77.8
    Citations per Paper
  • 70.2
    Employer Reputation
  • 75.6
    H-index Citations
151-200
2016
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 59.3
    Employer-Student Connections
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

Undergraduate Offers

View undergrad offers

Postgraduate Offers

View postgrad offers
i

Number of academic faculty staff

In total
1,158
International
493

Number of students

8,858
Postgraduate 20%
Undergraduate 80%

Number of international students

4,038
Postgraduate 29%
Undergraduate 71%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
i
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
This university profile is not a TopUniversities.com featured institution.
To get more in-depth information including courses, media and downloads, visit these profiles.

Upcoming events near you

UNDERGRAD EVENTS

POSTGRAD EVENTS