St Andrews is a unique place to study and live. Nestled on the east coast of Scotland, students may find themselves crossing golf-courses on their way to class, or jogging along the beach after dinner. Not only does the University have a world-class reputation, it also offers a diverse range of social activities, including over 140 student societies and 50 sports clubs. Historic buildings are juxtaposed against the modern facilities, and the many student traditions truly make studying at St Andrews an unforgettable experience.
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A degree from the University of St Andrews is sought after by employers across the globe, in part due to the excellent reputation the University maintains. Students have access to some of the world’s best professors and lecturers, and its state-of-the-art facilities and support services are always available to help you reach your full academic potential during your studies.
St Andrews students are the most satisfied in the country when compared to other mainstream universities, with the National Student Survey 2018 naming St Andrews top in the UK for the 10th time in the past 12 years.
Life at St Andrews is centred around an internationally renowned teaching system, but it is the huge range of additional opportunities only St Andrews can provide which creates the unique experience. Because St Andrews is a small university, students have the opportunity to interact with staff, integrate with each other, and to feel a sense of belonging. They are active in politics, charity fundraising, volunteering locally, and in playing a governance role in how their services are run.
St Andrews’ students leave the University with an education that goes far beyond their degree.
St Andrews has a centuries-old tradition of bringing the brightest minds around the world to share their ideas. Here, as nowhere else, curious students can meet the best scholars and teachers from around the world, and crucially find the thinking space to question what they are taught.
St Andrews’ teaching is supported by the flexible nature of the Scottish system, which allows you to choose to study multiple subjects during the course of your degree. This all helps to explain why the University was granted TEF Gold status in 2017, as well as crowned UK University of the Year for Teaching Quality in The Times and Sunday Times University Guide 2017.
The benefits of studying at St Andrews stretch far beyond graduation. Whether you intend to go on to further study or a career, St Andrews can help you to realise the future you envisage.
Much of St Andrews’ work is directed towards helping graduates progress in their chosen careers. It does this by offering lifelong support from the Careers Centre and by helping students and graduates to gain suitable work experience and make the best of their applications.
As an alumnus of the University of St Andrews, you will be part of an exclusive network of graduates across the globe. The University’s clubs, societies and events for alumni ensure that the St Andrews experience doesn’t stop when you graduate.
Source: University of St Andrews’ website
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DISTANCE FROM LONDON
472 miles (~1 hour and 10 minutes by plane)