Scotland is one of the famous study destinations for abroad study. Thousands of international students choose Scotland because of its affordability, best universities and beautiful landscapes. Some of the universities are the oldest universities in the United Kingdom. Here are the names of four ancient universities of Scotland.
The University of Edinburgh is the public research university in Edinburgh, Scotland. It is the sixth oldest university in the English speaking world and four ancient universities of Scotland. The University of Edinburgh sits at 18th in the world by the 2019 QS World University Rankings. Similarly, it was ranked as 7th best in Europe by the Times Higher Education Ranking. It has enrollment of over 33,000 students in academic field of Business, Arts, Science, Engineering, and so on.
University of Glasgow is the Scottish public research university in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom. This fourth-oldest university of English speaking world was built in 1451. In overall, University of Glasgow is currently giving education to over 28,000 students under four academic department colleges: college of Arts, college of social science, college of science & engineering and College of Medical, Veterinary, and Life Sciences.
It is one of the most famed and influential university in the United Kingdom. .
University of St Andrews is Scottish public university in St Andrews, Scotland. Erected in between 1410 and 1413, University is St Andrews is the third university in the English-speaking world. On the other hand, it ranks as the third university in the United Kingdom just behind Oxford and Cambridge. In overall, the university has 18 schools of four academic faculties – Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Divinity, Faculty of Medicines and Faculty of Science. As per the enrolment of 2016/217, there are over 10,000 students in various degree programs at the University of St Andrews.
The University of Aberdeen is public research university in Aberdeen, England, United Kingdom. The University of Aberdeen is fifth oldest university in UK hosting over 15000 students from 120 countries. Following, University of Aberdeen is one of the top 300 universities in the world and top 30 among the universities in United Kingdom. University of Aberdeen offeers numerous degree program in the field of Science & Engineering, Business, Arts & Social Sciences, and so on. At the same time, university is based on Aberdeen which is the second most affordable city in UK.