Abertay University • Dundee, United Kingdom
The University of Abertay Dundee, known as Abertay University, is the smallest university in Scotland. It was founded in 1994. Abertay University isn't your average higher education institution- based in Dundee, Scotland's sunniest city, it offers a range of programmes. It offers industry-relevant programmes with great career prospects. In addition to their undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, Abertay Dundee presents students with the option to gain access to their degree programmes through their part-time “Access to Higher Education” courses and “University Preparation Programme”. Prospective students can expect to be taught by highly qualified industry professionals who are happy to pass on their knowledge in their fields of expertise. Abertay University has unique degree programmes. It is a pioneer in the field of Computer Game degrees, as it was the first university in the world to offer a Computer Games degree and the first British university to be recognized as a Centre of Excellence in Computer Games Education. Nowadays, students study disciplines such as Ethical Hacking, Sport Science and Forensic, just to name a few. The modern university was the highest ranked university in Scotland for “Research Intensity”. In 2015, Abertay ranked 12th in the Top 25 schools worldwide to study Video Game Design.