Choose a computer games degree from one of the world's best universities for videogames education* and take the first step towards a rewarding career in one of the most exciting creative industries.
Since launching the world’s first computer games degree over 20 years ago, Abertay has been instrumental in building the city of Dundee as a global hub for computing and gaming.
Our gaming students work in the Centre for Excellence in Computer Games Education, a studio-based learning environment filled with the latest technology.
Graduates from our four undergraduate games programmes ...
BA (Hons) Computer Arts
BSc (Hons) Computer Game Applications Development
BSc (Hons) Computer Games Technology
BA (Hons) Game Design and Production
... are in high demand in the UK and across the globe, and have gone on to work for some of the industry's heavy hitters, including Sony, Microsoft, EA, Rockstar North and 4J Studios.
What better way to learn about life at Abertay and living in Dundee than hearing it from our students?
Dive in. Explore videos, booklets and guides in each section.
Watch the videos below to learn more about the application process, and coming to Abertay University from college.
You'll normally apply to university through UCAS: the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS). Check out the guides below for information on when and how to apply.
The Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS) is an Executive Agency of the Scottish Government. They assess applications for living costs and bursaries for eligible students studying in the UK.
You can also learn more about undergraduate funding on our Undergraduate Student Funding page.
Explore the library, learn how we support our students academically and pastorally, and dig deeper into how we prepare you for university if you're joining us from college.
Sit back and watch a welcome from Abertay's International Team.
Learn more about:
Undergraduate tuition fees
Tuition fees deposits and payments
If you apply to Abertay from outside the UK, the International Team will help you every step of the way.
Keen to study abroad as part of your undergraduate experience? You can do it at Abertay. Find out what's involved by watching the video below.
Sport and physical activity at Abertay University is as much a part of university life as attending lectures and tutorials. Although a small university, Abertay offers a wide range of clubs from the traditional sports such as rugby and football to the more diverse sports such as dance.
Becoming a member of a Sports Club at Abertay is a great way to stay fit, meet new people outside your usual social circles and give you that much-needed downtime after a long day of studying.
We currently have lots of sports clubs supporting many competitive and social teams here at Abertay ranging from traditional team sports such as football and rugby to individual sports such as golf and athletics.
Learn more about Sports Clubs at Abertay.
Go ahead and look inside for videos of our campus, library, halls of residence and about the beautiful and exciting city of Dundee.
Learn more about our range of rooms - from one-person bedsits to double rooms in shared flats.
All our student rooms have a bed, desk, drawers and plenty of sockets. Some are en suite, depending on what you choose, and wifi is provided. We're here to help you every step of the way.
Check out the presentation below for everything you need to know.
Video selection of some of our halls and room types:
Please see the Accommodation section of our website for more information.
Take a tour of our city centre campus and learn more about the university you might be studying at in 2023!
Join Paul and Anna on a tour of our award-winning library.
What's so special about Dundee? Find out what Farisai has to say as she visits her favourite places in Scotland's sunniest city.
For more information about living in Dundee, one of the UK's top three most fun places to be a student, check out our Living in Dundee page.
We hope you've found all the information you need to help you apply for an Accounting and Finance degree at Abertay. Remember: you can chat to current students to have your questions answered.
If you're ready to take the next step, you can learn more about making your application to university, registering for UCAS, when to apply, your personal statement and much more.
We'd love to welcome you to Abertay University in 2023!