About the University of Aberdeen

The University of Aberdeen is today at the forefront of teaching, learning and discovery, as it has been for 500 years. As the ‘global university of the north’, we have consistently sent pioneers and ideas outward to every part of the world. We are an ambitious, research-driven university with a global outlook, committed to excellence in everything we do. University Library Open to the public – please see information on the Sir Duncan Rice library. University of Aberdeen Museums Also open to the public – please information on the University of Aberdeen’s museums and exhibitions