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University of Dundee

The University of Dundee is a teaching and research institution offering courses in the social sciences, including law, education, humanities and accounting. The school also has specialists within such diverse fields as life sciences, medicine and related fields, engineering, architecture and art. Dundee is located on the east coast of Scotland, close to the regions of Edinburgh and Glasgow (just over an hour away). Students come from all over the world. The school currently boasts students from over 80 different countries as part of its undergraduate, postgraduate or international programmes. University of Dundee was shortlisted as University of the Year in 2008 by the Times Higher Education Awards, is ranked by The Times and Times Higher Education Supplement as having the highest teaching quality in the UK, and was ranked by The Guardian as one of the UK’s top 20 universities.