UNIVERSITY OF ST ANDREWS, ST ANDREWS, SCOTLAND

St Andrews, ScotlandLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1410Established Year
  8965Enrollment

University of St Andrews Ranking, Programs, Admission Process & Living Cost

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Ranked # 92 in QS Global World Rankings, the University of St. Andrews is the oldest university in Scotland. More than 900 UG and PG courses are offered across 4 faculties of Arts, Divinity, Medicine, and Science. The student crowd represents 120 + nationalities.

Interestingly it offers interdisciplinary courses under the Faculty of Science and Arts, which includes subjects like Economics & Financial Economics, Geography, Management, Mathematics, Psychology, Statistics, and Sustainable development.

Highlights

University TypePublic University
Campus SettingSub-urban
Establishment Year1413
No. of Campuses1
No. of Residence Halls6
Graduate Job Rate95.2%
Acceptance rate8.35%
Research Funding77.8 million Pounds
Cost of Attendance38,049 Pounds (UG); 40,782 Pounds (PG)
Applications AcceptedOnline
Work-StudyAvailable
Intake TypeSemester wise
Mode of ProgramFull time and online

University of St. Andrews Courses, Campus, Accommodation 

  • The subjects acknowledged globally include Theology, Philosophy, and Arts & Humanities.
  • The campus is spread over 940 acres in College town.
  • Over 4,000 students are offered accommodation at the catered and self-catered residence halls.

University of St. Andrews Admission Process 

  • Application: UG applications can be made through UCAS/Common application/direct application, whereas the PG applications can be done through online application process.
  • Application fee: Direct application- 50 Pounds; Common application- 75 Pounds.
  • Application deadline: January 31, 2019 for medicine and international students.

General requirements: Official academic transcripts, official degree completion certificate, mark sheets, English language test scores.

  • Additional requirements: Birth certificate, passport copy, personal statement, 2 references, research proposal, CV.
  • English Proficiency Test: The minimum English test scores required vary for UG and PG admissions. The faculty-wise scores for the UG programs are given below.
TestsFaculty of ScienceFaculty of ArtsFaculty of Medicine
IELTS6.57.07.0
CAE176185-
CPE176185-
PTE (Academic)6269-
TOEFL (iBT)92100-

For Medicine and PG courses, only the IELTS score is acceptable. One should score minimum 7.0 in the test.

University of St. Andrews Cost of Attendance 

The cost of attendance includes the tuition fee and the cost of living.

Tuition Fee

CoursesCourse Fee (Pounds)
UG- Arts, Divinity, Science22,350
UG- Medicine31,580
UG Exceptions3,725
PG taught (Band A)18,480
PG taught (Band B)21,990
PG taught exceptions14,660-21,990
PG research17,380

Cost of Living 

ExpensesAnnual Cost (Pounds)
Rent (Catered accommodation)8,170
Travel2,000
Books and materials1,200
Miscellaneous3,000
Total14,370

University of St. Andrews Scholarships 

Some of the popular scholarships covering most of the expenses of the international students are mentioned below:

ScholarshipAmount/BenefitsDeadlines
International Undergraduate ScholarshipRebate of 4,000 Pounds on the tuition feeMarch 18, 2019
Accommodation Award1,500 Pounds are granted to economically weak studentsMay 2, 2019
Chevening ScholarshipCovers tuition fee + living allowance + return fare + essential expensesNovember 6, 2018
Civil Society Leadership AwardCovers tuition fee + additional expenses + Course-related travel expense + health insurance + Pre-academic preparationMay 15, 2018
Commonwealth Scholarships for Master’sCovers tuition fee + return airfare + monthly stipend + arrival allowance + dissertation grant + study travel grantDecember 19, 2018

University of St. Andrews Alumni 

  • The alumni benefits comprise of clubs, social events, SPARC alumni discounts, connections with other alumni and subscription to alumni magazine.
  • Some of the notable alumni are Edward Jenner, James Wilson, and Patrick Hamilton.
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Arts & Social Studies 269 Programs

5 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$21,894 - 27,355 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
Ancient History & ArchaeologyAncient History (Hons)Ancient History and Art HistoryAncient History and Comparative LiteratureAncient History and GreekAncient History and Italian (With a year abroad)Ancient History and LatinAncient History and Mediaeval HistoryArt History and Biblical StudiesArt History and Classical StudiesArt History and Film StudiesArt History and French (With a year abroad)Art History and GreekArt History and HebrewArt History and ManagementArt History and Middle East StudiesArt History and Spanish (With a year abroad)Biblical Studies and Classical StudiesBiblical Studies and Comparative LiteratureBiblical Studies and EconomicsBiblical Studies and EnglishBiblical Studies and Film StudiesBiblical Studies and FrenchBiblical Studies and GreekClassical Studies and Film StudiesClassical Studies and Mediaeval HistoryClassical Studies and Modern HistoryClassical Studies and PhilosophyClassical Studies and Scottish HistoryClassical Studies and Theological StudiesComparative Literature and HebrewEconomics and Film StudiesEconomics and Mediaeval HistoryEconomics and Middle East StudiesEconomics and Modern HistoryEconomics and PhilosophyEnglish and HebrewFrench (Hons)Geography and HebrewGeography and Mediaeval HistoryGreek (Hons)HebrewItalian (Hons)Latin (Hons)Mediaeval History (Hons)Modern Languages (Arabic and Russian) and Ancient HistoryModern Languages (Persian and Spanish) and Ancient HistoryModern Languages (Russian and Spanish) and Ancient HistoryAncient HistoryAncient History and Biblical StudiesAncient History and EconomicsAncient History and Film StudiesAncient History and FrenchAncient History and French (With a year abroad)Ancient History and GermanAncient History and German (With a Year Abroad)Ancient History and ItalianAncient History and MathematicsAncient History and PhilosophyAncient History and Social AnthropologyAncient History and SpanishAncient History and Spanish (With a year abroad)Arabic and Art HistoryArabic and HebrewArt HistoryArt History and Comparative LiteratureArt History and EnglishArt History and FrenchArt History and GeographyArt History and GermanArt History and German (With a year abroad)Art History and International RelationsArt History and ItalianArt History and Italian (With a Year Abroad)Art History and MathematicsArt History and PhilosophyArt History and RussianArt History and Russian (With a Year Abroad)Art History and Social AnthropologyArt History and SpanishBiblical Studies (Hons)Biblical Studies and GermanBiblical Studies and International RelationsBiblical Studies and MathematicsBiblical Studies and PhilosophyClassical Studies and GreekClassics (Hons)Classics and Modern HistoryClassics and PhilosophyEnglish (Hons)English and Theological StudiesFilm Studies (Hons)Film Studies and GeographyFilm Studies and Theological StudiesFrench and HebrewFrench and Theological StudiesGeography and Middle East StudiesGeography and Modern HistoryGeography and PhilosophyGeography and Scottish HistoryGeography and Theological StudiesGerman (Hons)German and Theological StudiesGreek and HebrewGreek and Modern HistoryGreek and PhilosophyHebrew and MathematicsHebrew and Middle East StudiesHistory (Hons)International Relations and Theological StudiesLatin and Mediaeval HistoryLatin and Modern HistoryLatin and PhilosophyMathematics and Theological StudiesMediaeval History & ArchaeologyMediaeval History and Theological StudiesMiddle East Studies (Hons)Modern History (Hons)Modern History and New TestamentModern History and Theological StudiesModern Languages (Arabic and French) and Ancient HistoryModern Languages (Arabic and German) and Ancient HistoryModern Languages (Arabic and Italian) and Ancient HistoryModern Languages (Arabic and Persian) and Ancient HistoryModern Languages (Arabic and Spanish) and Ancient HistoryModern Languages (French and German) and Ancient HistoryModern Languages (French and Italian) and Ancient HistoryModern Languages (French and Persian) and Ancient HistoryModern Languages (French and Russian) and Ancient HistoryModern Languages (French and Spanish) and Ancient HistoryModern Languages (German and Italian) and Ancient HistoryModern Languages (German and Spanish) and Ancient HistoryModern Languages (Italian and Persian) and Ancient HistoryModern Languages (Italian and Russian) and Ancient HistoryModern Languages (Italian and Spanish) and Ancient HistoryModern Languages (Persian and Russian) and Ancient HistoryNew TestamentPhilosophy (Hons)Philosophy and Theological StudiesPsychology and Theological StudiesRussian (Hons)Russian and Theological StudiesScottish History (Hons)Spanish (Hons)Spanish and Theological StudiesTheological Studies (Hons)Show More (142)

Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing 5 Programs

5 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$27,536 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
HONOURSMedicine
4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$27,355 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION

University of St Andrews Overview

Student Population8965
Average Cost of Attendance$26,890 / Year

Attendance Cost

$26,890

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$26,990 / Year
Post Graduate Program$26,890 / Year
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