The Department of Politics and International Relations offers internationally-recognised expertise and postgraduate supervision across the various fields of our discipline.
Democracy and...Read more
This degree based in the School of Language, Literature, Film and Visual Culture, our research programmes in Spanish and Latin American Studies are distinguished for research on 20th and 21st century...Read more
The Department of Music has research strengths in composition (instrumental, vocal and electroacoustic), historical musicology and editing (medieval music, music and place, twentieth-century music, contemporary...Read more
The Department has an international reputation, with many of our former graduates in prominent positions in academia, industry and government worldwide. The Department has excellent support from technical...Read more
This course exploring accounting practice, education, theory, regulation, and profession; and their organisational, social, environmental, and political implications.
The Accountancy group is a very...Read more
The department has a world recognised reputation in Intelligent Systems, with expertise in areas such as multi-agent systems, natural language generation, knowledge graph and semantic web. ...Read more
The department of mathematics has research strength in several areas. The largest research group is in topology and geometry.
There is a strong group in representation theory, and other groups in algebraic...Read more
The research covers a broad spectrum from Astronomy and Engineering related science, to Complex Systems and Mathematical Modelling, which can be applied to medical and biological sciences, as well as physical sciences. ...Read more
This course is based in the School of Language, Literature, Film and Visual Culture, our research programmes in French are distinguished for research on twentieth-century literary theory, cultural studies,...Read more
This degree mainly based in the School of Divinity, History and Philosophy, our research programmes in Philosophy are distinguished for research on history of philosophy, the philosophy of science (especially...Read more
The School of Education is at the forefront of Educational research internationally and offers a dynamic and inclusive research culture.
We welcome enquiries from potential students to collaborate with...Read more
Chemistry in Aberdeen has been recognised as a subject in its own right since 1793, one of the oldest Chemistry Departments in the UK.
Most postgraduate degrees are by research, but include compulsory...Read more
Celtic & Anglo-Saxon Studies Department at Aberdeen is the only one of its kind in Scotland. Focusing on the literature and culture of early and mediaeval Ireland, Scotland, Wales and England, as well...Read more
The research activity is grouped around three themes: Cognition, Perception and Attention and Social Cognition. Within these themes, specialist groups conduct research funded by research councils, government,...Read more
Classical, generous and world-leading, Divinity and Theology at Aberdeen focus on the study of Christian faith, life and doctrine in its historical, institutional and contemporary contexts. ...Read more
Research in Geography and Environment draws on the perspectives informed by the social, environmental and physical sciences to address societal challenges and to understand the impacts of environmental...Read more
The Department of Archaeology is unique in that it focuses explicitly on the lifeways and worldviews of northern cultures, encompassing a region that takes in the North Atlantic, Northern Eurasia, high-latitude...Read more
The Religious studies focuses on explaining the origin and function of religion and not on evaluating the truth of the beliefs of religion. It is a distinct area of study from Divinity, and considers...Read more