Explore our fascinating degrees in Criminology, Social Science and Sociology.
These exciting degrees provide you with a wide range of transferable skills that will help you leave university with the ability to interrogate ideas and generate creative ways of dealing with challenges in any industry. Abertay is the Times/Sunday Times UK University of the Year 2021 for Teaching Quality.
Watch the videos below for more information on each programme.
Abertay's BA (Hons) Criminology programme provides you with an in-depth understanding of the criminal justice process and our responses to crime. This degree has been complemented with two new programmes: BA (Hons) Criminology and Policing, and BA (Hons) Criminology and Sociology.
Watch Dr Jason Annetts, Head of Division, explain the respective pathways below.
Sociology involves thinking critically about the world around you to develop an understanding of how people engage and interact in groups, institutions and societies.
Social Science at Abertay provides you with the opportunity to study human behaviour and actions, offering you a broader scope than many conventional social science programmes.
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 single rooms 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!