University of Aberdeen offers students undergraduate and graduate courses. Applicants looking forward to pursuing an undergraduate degree should apply through the Universities and Colleges Admission Service (UCAS) whereas for graduate/postgraduate courses students need to apply through the 'Postgraduate and Online Application Portal'.
|Application Portal||UG: UCAS|
PG: Postgraduate and Online Application Portal
|Application fee||UG: £24|
|IELTS/TOEFL iBT/PTE/ CEA or CEP score||General score 6.0/General score 78/General score 54 and above/ General score 169|
|Mode of payment||e-Registration/Internet Bank Wire Transfer/e-Payment|
|Academic calendar||Semester system|
|Financial assistance||Scholarships/Funds/Employment integration|
To get through without any problems, students should take note of these semester wise application dates.
|Semester begins||Deadlines for application|
|Spring||By 15th January|
|Fall||By 22nd July|
International students looking forward to applying to the university would need to follow the following steps to complete the admission process smoothly in time. The eligibility criteria required for students in order to apply for a particular course may vary per course.
Exams and Academic Qualifications Considered
Students should have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in high school for undergraduate or postgraduate admissions. Apart from this, the table below shows the academic entrance exam scores accepted by a university in order to provide admission-
|Exams Accepted||Average score needed|
|UCAT||Minimum of 2380|
Note- Different graduate and postgraduate programmes accept specific scores for the exams mentioned above.
Scotland being an English speaking nation, students need to acquire a certain score in any of the following English Language Tests to communicate and understand efficiently-
|English Language Proficiency Test||Minimum Score (UG)||Minimum Score (PG)|
|IELTS||6.0||6.5; Listening - 5.5; Reading - 6.0; Speaking - 5.5; Writing - 6.0|
|TOEFL iBT||78||90;Listening - 17; Reading - 21; Speaking - 20; Writing - 21|
|PTE||54||62;Listening - 51; Reading - 54; Speaking - 51; Writing - 54|
|CAE||169||176; Listening - 162; Reading - 169; Speaking - 162; Writing - 169|
An important aspect of studying abroad is the Visa application. The right time and action are of paramount importance because the procedure is facilitated by the government of the target country. So here's how one must complete it successfully-
Documents required to apply for a Visa
Students are expected to check and submit the following documents as part of visa acquisition-
The University of Aberdeen has more than 350 undergraduate and postgraduate courses available in Finance, Language, Media, Art, Medicine, IT, History, Psychology and Sociology.
Where to apply- UCAS/Agent's Login Portal webpages for postgraduate
Application fee- £24
English Proficiency Scores:
Some of the popular courses at the University of Aberdeen are:
All these courses have a similar deadline and application requirements.
The University of Aberdeen pays emphasis on Students are advised to be mindful of the two-semester deadlines and Visa deadline in order to secure a seat.