Abertay University Press Office

Abertay University Press Office

Media Enquiries

We welcome all press enquiries, whether relating to an active news story involving Abertay, or seeking expert comment on a broader story.

Our particular specialisms include, but are not limited to, computer arts and computer games, computer hacking, environmental science, food science, psychology, sociology, marketing, and business.

To discuss your story, please contact:

Email: communications@abertay.ac.uk
Tel: 01382 308 452
Mob: 07773849586


The University

Abertay is right at the heart of Dundee, combining all the advantages of a close-knit campus with the buzz of city centre life. All of our buildings are within a quarter of a mile of each other, as are shops, bars, clubs, cinemas and theatres, and we’re just a few minutes’ walk from the bus and train stations.

Facts and figures

  • Abertay offers world-leading courses in Computer Arts and Computer Games Technology
  • Abertay is ranked as the best university in Scotland for its environmental research
  • Over 60 nationalities are represented in our student community
  • Abertay has 5084 students, with 4476 based on our Dundee campus
  • Around 66% of our students are from Scotland, 5% from Northern Ireland, 3% from England and Wales, and 26% from overseas
  • We have a state-of-the-art library, fully networked for the digital age
  • Over 600 personal computers are available for student use – one of the highest proportions in the UK
  • Abertay has been educating Scotland’s workforce since 1888