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About the University of Dundee

The University of Dundee's origins date back to 1881, when it was founded as University College, Dundee. Today, our teaching is gold awarded by the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017, with 96.4% of our graduates in work or further study six months after graduation (Destination of Leavers from Higher Education, July 2018). We offer over 220 undergraduate degrees, and 200 postgraduate and research degrees in a variety of subjects, with funding options available.

Postgraduate student body breakdown
Source: HESA, 2019

Study mode
Source: HESA, 2019

This University

58% Part Time
42% Full Time

All universities (avg)

47% Part Time
53% Full Time

Student Nationality
Source: HESA, 2019


UK students


Non-UK students

Study level
Source: HESA, 2019

10,685 Undergraduate
4,345 Postgraduate

New students
Source: HESA, 2019


School leavers


Mature students

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