Abertay has a long history of educational innovation. This includes being a leader in computer game education for more than 20 years. Abertay is the first university to offer a computer game degree. It remains the only European university listed in Princeton Review's "World's Top 25 Games Universities" list. The School of Arts, Media and Computer Games in Abertay houses the UK's first Centre for Excellence in Computer Games Education. Our students have ready access to expert knowledge in all aspects of computer games.
Abertay is at the center of Dundee's thriving computer gaming community. To offer students an unparalleled learning experience, the University collaborates with industry partners from all over the country and internationally. It offers a dynamic and varied curriculum, challenging coursework, and placement opportunities in the games industry.
In recognition of the strong sense of community at Abertay University and throughout Scotland's City of Discovery, the UK National Student Survey (NSS), 2016 rated Abertay the best modern university of Scotland.