Abertay University

History

  • Founded 1888 as Dundee Technical Institute.
  • Described by the Scottish Office in 1902 as one of the nation's 'industrial universities'.
  • Granted the right to use the formal title of University of Abertay Dundee in 1994.
  • Now known as Abertay University.

Location and Transport

  • Based in the heart of Dundee, with all buildings on a compact city centre campus.
  • Bus and mainline train stations within ten minutes' walk, offering services to all major cities in Scotland and beyond.
  • Airport within 10 minutes' drive, offering direct flights to London Stansted airport.
  • Edinburgh and Aberdeen airports about one hour's drive away.