Dundee University is a public research university based in Dundee. Established in 1881, it became a college of the University of St Andrews in 1897. In 1967, the university obtained an independent University status and in 2017 celebrated 50 years of independence as university.
Over the years the university has merged with Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, Northern College of Education and Fife and Tayside Schools of Nursing.
University of Dundee is the University of the Year for Student Experience (Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020) and is one of the top 30 universities in the United Kingdom (The Guardian University Guide 2020).
The Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design is one of the top classified art schools in the UK, while the University of Dundee School of Medicine ranks among the top 5 in the UK. According to the Guardian University Guide 2020, Dundee is also 1st in Scotland and 4th in the UK for Law.
The University is home to around 16,500 students and more than 3,000 employees, helping make Dundee a truly student-friendly city. Over a quarter of its staff and students come from over 140 nations.
City Campus-The main campus is located within the City of Dundee's West End, close to city center.
Kirkcaldy Campus-The School of Nursing and Health Sciences has a campus on Forth Avenue, Kirkcaldy, Fife. It offers degrees in Nursing, Midwifery and other health related subjects. Placements are available at Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy.
Dundee is the fourth-largest city in Scotland, surrounded by hills and farms on the east coast of the country along the River Tay . The cost of living for students in the Dundee is 14% lower than the average of the UK. It is also the sunniest city of Scotland filled with stunning landscapes and lovely architecture.
Awarded University of the Year for Student Experience in The Times & The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020.
The university was awarded a gold ranking in the 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)
University has also rated 3rd in the UK for satisfaction with teaching and 8th for course satisfaction,
Student Teacher Ratio ( Number of students per staff)
|Engineering (4 Courses)||1 Year - 4 Year||GBP 21950 - GBP 22950|
|Science (6 Courses)||4 year||GBP 22950|
|Arts (3 Courses)||4 year||GBP 18950|
|Media Films (1 Courses)||1 year||GBP 18950|
|Information Technology (IT) (1 Courses)||1 year||GBP 22950|
|Management (10 Courses)||9 Month - 4 Year||GBP 9185 - GBP 18150|
|Information Technology (IT)||IELTS|
|Medicine and HealthCare||IELTS|
|Scholarship Name||Eligibility Criteria||Amount Awarded|
|Global Excellence Undergraduate Scholarship||Awarded to students that show academic excellence, as well as participation in extracurricular activities, and show leadership qualities;
Hold an admission offer for an undergraduate degree at the University;
Applicants must have achieved at least UK AAB at A level;
Students are automatically considered for this kind of scholarship.
|Global Excellence Postgraduate Taught Scholarship||Awarded to students that show academic excellence, as well as participation in extracurricular activities, and show leadership qualities;
Hold an admission offer for a postgraduate taught program at the University;
Applicants must have achieved at least UK 1st class honors.
|The Jainti Dass Saggar Memorial Scholarship for Excellence||Meet the eligibility criteria for global excellence scholarship;
Must have studied an undergraduate program from a school under the University of Dundee.
Available primarily for Indian students
|Saltire Scholarship||Awarded to students from 7 selected countries including India that helps with tuition fees;
Hold conditional or unconditional offers for admission to a postgraduate taught program.
|Commonwealth Master’s Scholarship||Awarded to applicants from Commonwealth countries.
Hold a first degree at 2:1 standard or 2:2 postgraduate degrees;
Demonstrate financial need.
|1 year tuition fee, travel cost, other allowances and monthly stipend|
UG and PG:
The Requirements may Defer for few Programs.
More Details on these Requirements can be found HERE.
|Parent Institution||University of Dundee|
|Mode of Program||Full-time/ Online|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Test Scores Accepted||IELTS, PTE, TOEFL, CAE, CPE, Duo lingo, etc.|
|Percentage of International Students||22%|
|Intake sessions||Fall, Winter|
|Expense||Fee for undergraduates||Fee for graduates|
|Tuition||18,150 GBP per year||18,150 GBP per year|
|Room & Board||4,593 – 5,682 GBP||6,981 - 7,585 GBP|
|Transport||80 GBP per month||80 GBP per month|
|Food||74 GBP per month||74 GBP per month|
|Interests and hobbies||46 GBP per month||46 GBP per month|
|Personal expenditure, utilities and miscellaneous||26 GBP per month||26 GBP per month|
|Tuition Fees in UK (1st Year Average)||MS: £17276 | MBA: £17276 | BE/Btech: £16632 | BBA: £15130 | BSc: £16632 | MFin: £19000 | MA: £15560 | MIM: £18241 | MEM: £16950 | MArch: £14271 | BHM: £12662 | MIS: £15344 | MEng: £12876 | MBBS: £28865| MPharm: £15452|
|Average Accomodation & Food Costs in UK||£850 to £1,050 a month|
|Entrance Exams in UK||TOEFL: 88 | IELTS: 6.5 | PTE: 59 | GMAT: 590|
|Work and Study in UK||Permitted for 20 hours/week with a valid study permit.|
|Post Study Work Permit in UK||2 Year after graduation depending on the course.|
|Cost of Student Visa in UK||£348|
|Student Visa in UK||Your nationality, duration of your stay and purpose of your stay are the three essential factors for UK visa. For Non-EU students UK visa is mandatory.|
|Intakes in UK||There are mainly two intakes in UK: January/February & September/October.|
|Top Job Sectors in UK||IT Engineering, Product Design, Mobile Development, Designers, Logistics, etc.|
|Economy in UK||Growth Rate: 1.3% (2018) 1.4% (2019) 1.4% (2020e), 6th Largest Economy in the World by Nominal|