Aberdeen among top 20 UK universities in Times ranking

University of Aberdeen

THE University of Aberdeen has consolidated its place in the UK’s top 20 universities, according to the new Times/Sunday Times Good University Guide 2024, published today.

Aberdeen has retained 19th place in the rankings, the University’s third consecutive top 20 UK position in the guide.

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Among Scottish universities, Aberdeen has risen one place to fourth.

The University was also placed ninth in the UK for Student Experience and eighth in the UK for Entry Standards.

At subject level, Anatomy & Physiology has again ranked first in the UK, with another six areas ranking in the Top 10 in the UK: Anthropology (7th), Medicine (7th), Sports Science (7th), English (8th), Geology (8th), and Law (9th).

The new ranking comes just a week after the University of Aberdeen achieved its highest ever position (12th) in the Guardian University Guide.

University of Aberdeen Senior Vice-Principal, Professor Karl Leydecker, said: “A third consecutive year placed within the top 20 universities in the UK in the Times/Sunday Times Good University Guide is a tremendous achievement by everyone at the University and reinforces our reputation as a leading institution, attracting students from around the world.

“Providing our students with the best possible educational experience is of the utmost importance and so to consolidate our position in what is an increasingly competitive sector and to be placed within the top 10 for student experience is fitting recognition for our community’s hard work and dedication.”

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