The University of Aberdeen is continuously ranked among the top 10 universities in the UK for student experience!
- Founded in 1495, the University of Aberdeen is one of the UK's most internationally distinguished universities
- Aberdeen was named UK's happiest city in 2013, due to its rich culture and enviable lifestyle
- The University of Aberdeen is a great option for a number of majors, including: Environmental Sciences, Pre-law, and Psychology
- 3.0 Combined Retained GPA
- Passport (valid through six months after return from study abroad)
- 2 Recommendation letters from any OU professor
- Host University Application in Phase 3
- Pre-Departure Orientation on Wednesday, March 27 from 4:30 - 7pm
The University of Aberdeen offers a wide varieties of courses in the following fields: Arts & Sciences, Business, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Humanities, Language/Linguistics, Music, and Psychology.
University of Aberdeen Course Catalogue
To see courses previously taken by OU students at the University of Aberdeen and their OU equivalents click the following link: University of Aberdeen - Course Equivalency Information
Fall: September - December
Spring: January - May
Exact dates are available here
Since this program is a University Exchange program you will pay OU tuition/fees to the OU Bursar and housing/meals/living expenses to the University of Aberdeen.
Use this University of Aberdeen Budget Sheet
to help you plan for study abroad and compare programs!
There are number of scholarships
available for study abroad students. Below is a partial list to get you started!
The University of Aberdeen guarantees on-campus accommodations for all exchange students. There are a variety of room options, both with and without meal plans, for students to choose from. To learn more about student accommodation options, click here
If you decide not to live on-campus, you will be responsible for your own housing arrangements.
Start by attending a Study Abroad 101
information session to learn the basics about study abroad as well as your next steps. Then, log in to http://iadvise.ou.edu/studyabroad
to schedule an appointment with the study abroad adviser for the University of Aberdeen to move on to Phase 2!
Photos by Malia Zinn, Fall 2015
Photo by Grace Marlin, Fall 2015