The University of Aberdeen

4.1 from 165 ratings
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70/354 Universities
Location: 
4.1 / 50 reviews
Party Vibe: 
3.8 / 50 reviews
Halls of Residence: 
3.6 / 63 reviews
Clubs & Societies: 
4.5 / 21 reviews
Freshers' Week: 
4.3 / 20 reviews

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Overview

Founded in 1495, the University of Aberdeen has a proud tradition of academic excellence which continues into its sixth century. Aberdeen is situated in a vibrant, creative and ambitious city, famous for its historic charm, a thriving economy and cosmopolitan community

  • Total Students
    13,825
  • Male / Female Students
    55% Female 45% Male
  • Full / Part Time
    85% Full Time 15% Part Time
  • International Students
    26% International 74% UK

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The University of Aberdeen Reviews

4.1 / 165 reviews
  • 5 Stars
    73
  • 4 Stars
    57
  • 3 Stars
    27
  • 2 Stars
    6
  • 1 Star
    2
  • 0 Stars
    0
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Anonymous

25th January 2018
Its so bad. Help. The lecturers are incomprehensible and monotonous, the city is grey and terrible, there is nothing to do. I have never felt worse. The librarys cool tho
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2nd February 2018
I’m at Harper Adams, NOTAberdeen but there wasn’t an option, course is fantastic and love the lectures, the student union is top notch and always a good night out, support is amazing
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Rankings

Rank City Student Rating
28 Bangor
4.3 / 35 reviews
29 Portsmouth
4.1 / 55 reviews
30 Aberystwyth
4.5 / 19 reviews
31 Chester
4.3 / 25 reviews
32 Aberdeen
4.1 / 50 reviews
33 Reading
4.1 / 45 reviews
34 Preston
4.1 / 36 reviews
35 Southampton
3.9 / 97 reviews
36 Poole
4.2 / 28 reviews
37 Guildford
4.0 / 56 reviews
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Rank Hall Name Student Rating
1 New Carnegie Court
3.6 / 16 reviews
2 Hector Boece Court
4.2 / 5 reviews
3 Causeway View
3.9 / 7 reviews
4 Fyfe House
3.5 / 8 reviews
5 Grant Court (Flats 67-90)
4.5 / 2 reviews
6 Crombie Hall
3.8 / 4 reviews
7 Adam Smith House
4.0 / 2 reviews
8 Spring Garden
3.0 / 6 reviews
9 Wavell House
3.3 / 3 reviews
10 King Street
4.0 / 1 review
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Rank Society and Clubs Name Student Rating
1 ABDN Snow
5.0 / 3 reviews
2 Dance Society
5.0 / 2 reviews
3 All Round Fighting
4.5 / 2 reviews
4 Swimming & Waterpolo
4.5 / 2 reviews
5 Aberdeen Student Radio
5.0 / 1 review
6 Amnesty International Society
5.0 / 1 review
7 Badminton
5.0 / 1 review
8 Boat (Rowing)
5.0 / 1 review
9 Highland Frontier Society
5.0 / 1 review
10 Jazz Society
5.0 / 1 review
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Rank Nightlife / Bar Name Student Rating
1 The Tunnels
4.9 / 17 reviews
2 Siberia Vodka Bar
4.5 / 13 reviews
3 Unit 51
4.5 / 8 reviews
4 The Institute
3.5 / 30 reviews
5 Club Tropicana
4.3 / 7 reviews
6 Krakatoa
4.5 / 4 reviews
7 The Blue Lamp
5.0 / 1 review
8 Babylon
4.0 / 1 review
9 The Beach Ballroom
4.0 / 1 review
10 RGU: Union
1.0 / 1 review
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Rank Freshers' Week Student Rating
1 Aberdeen, University of
4.3 / 20 reviews
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Location Details

The University of Aberdeen
Aberdeen
AB24 3TU
United Kingdom