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University of Aberdeen

Aberdeen | Grampian and Tayside

City

Ucas code: A20

How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Varied union activities

67%

MED

Political

61%

MED

Creative

57%

LOW

Diverse local nightlife

59%

MED

Sporty

72%

MED

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
Average graduate salary £22.5k HIGH
% of graduates in work or further study 96% MED
Student satisfaction score 79% MED

Number of students

14,079

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

72%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

13%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

43%

of students are male

Young / Mature

16%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

31%

of students here are from outside the UK

What students say about this university

Dialog 429 comments (126 students)
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