Six centuries of teaching make us the third oldest university in the English-speaking world.
A student community of 100 nationalities and Scottish University of the Year (The Times and Sunday Times University Guide 2014).
One of the world's leading research institutions.
Committed to excellence in teaching.
Consistently ranked one of the best mainstream universities for Student Satisfaction (National Student Survey).
An education for life.
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Thursday 26 February 2015
DNA discovery reveals surprising connections 8,000 years ago
Tuesday 24 February 2015
Innovative marine conservation recognised with prestigious Fellowship Awards
Friday 20 February 2015
Scotland’s only female MEP installed as University’s 52nd Rector
Book accommodation for the Open Championship
The University offers accommodation for visitors to St Andrews for The Open Championship 2015. Book your Open accommodation now.
Exhibition of rarely seen items from the University’s medical collections. Runs until 19 April 2015.