University of Dundee is a relatively small British multidisciplinary institution. Priority academic directions in it are medicine, in particular obstetrics, art, information and computer technologies, law. In these areas, the University of Dundee is the leader in terms of employment of graduates in the country.
Several faculties of the university have the status of the best in Scotland. One of those is the School of Design (the direction of textile, graphic design). The Department of Biochemistry is recognized as the best center of research in this field in Europe. The faculties of law and economics are considered the world's leading specialists in the field of oil and gas industry.
The modern University of Dundee is a welcoming atmosphere, an intercultural multicultural environment and a student community that unites representatives of more than a hundred countries. All conditions for a comfortable stay and effective profile education are created in the university.
Brief information. Language program for applicants, whose level of English is not enough for admission to the university.
About the program. The program of academic English is practical. The course differs from the general language specificity of training. Grammar and vocabulary students learn in communication lessons. All classes are in interactive format. Separate lessons of the course are allotted for the practice of performing the tasks of the IELTS language test.
Students age: 17+
Start dates: September, January, April
Requirements for enrollment: English - from the intermediate.
Learning outcomes: development of language skills, pronunciation correction, improving accuracy and fluency of speech, academic readiness for IELTS.
Short information. One-year preparatory courses for undergraduate students.
About the program. Comprehensive program with an intensity of employment of at least 30 h / week. Provides for the study of special disciplines within a specific direction, academic English. Theoretical and practical lessons are conducted by teachers, professors of the university. Students of the courses can use the entire infrastructure of the campus, additionally engage in circles, sports sections.
Students age: 17+
Start dates: September, January
Requirements for enrollment: English - not lower than B1.
The result of the training: improvement of English to the level IELTS 6.0 and above, the development of academic skills required for university studies, adaptation to the educational environment of Dundee.
The cost: of 6000 pounds per trimester.
Short information. A higher education course for students who are not oriented toward a scientific career, research activity.
About the program. The Bachelor's program is designed for 3 years. The first two are reserved for theoretical fundamental training of a predominantly general profile, taking into account the direction chosen by the student. The third course is specialized. Students are offered to study subjects and disciplines.
Students age: 18+
Start dates: September
Requirements for admission: IELTS 6.0 (for faculties of law and medicine - 7.0), a certificate or EB, IB, A-level, GCSE-C (required for some specialties).
The result of the training: an international diploma, an opportunity to start a professional career in Britain or continue your studies at a master's level.
The cost: of 13,000 GBP for the year.
Short information. Specialized postgraduate programs for future researchers, researchers.
About the program. Master's programs are offered by the faculties:
Students age: 21+
Start dates: September
Admission requirements: IELTS 6.0 (for medical specialties, legal profile - 7.0), bachelor's degree, recommendations, summary, motivation letter, portfolio (for creative professions), interview.
The result of training: master's degree, career prospects in the world market, work experience in Britain (received on internships).
The cost: of 16,000 GBP per year.
The university is guaranteed to provide accommodation for first-year students who applied for accommodation on time. The University of Dundee Residential Fund is new (all facilities were built no later than 10 years ago). There are 4 residences on the campus. One of them is located 1.5 kilometers from the educational buildings.
In residences of apartment type students are offered cozy rooms with all necessary furniture, amenities, Internet access. In each apartment there are 4 people. A separate entrance has every 10 residential units. Accommodation is offered on self-service basis (meals, cleaning). For self-cooking in the apartments are equipped with modern kitchens.
The extracurricular program is developed by the initiative groups of the DUSA Students' Union. Students are offered classes, discos, film screenings, broadcasts of international matches, show programs at a university nightclub. Sports fans are also practically not limited in the choice of leisure destinations. Students who prefer active and educational rest in the university are offered tourist and excursion programs in Scotland. In total, the University employs more than 60 clubs of interest and communities open to all comers.
The daily program provides for mandatory and additional blocks. Among the first are theoretical and practical studies, self-training. Free time students dispose of their own discretion.
The compact campus of Dundee University, located in the city center, includes modern, technically equipped educational buildings, a library, sports facilities (including the biggest sports complex with a swimming pool in the region), infrastructure facilities (clubs, cafes). Also in the territory are green areas. There are on the campus and waste recycling centers (in the university there is a program to protect the environment).
Academic year: September - June.
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
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|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.