Dundee is the fourth largest city in Scotland and sits on the mouth of the River Tey on the east coast of Scotland. With a population of around 150,000, the city is known as a vibrant and multicultural city.
It’s location within Scotland also means that enjoying the beauty of Scotland won’t be difficult with easy access via train and bus to most other parts of the country. Dundee has a buzzing arts and cultural scene with a number of galleries, museums and theatres operating in the city including the famous V&A Dundee Museum of Design.
The city centre offers a fantastic nightlife too with some great bars and clubs available for students and locals alike with a range of modern and traditional options on offer. The restaurant industry is also booming with a wide fare of international options and everything you would expect from a cosmopolitan city in the UK.
No matter the budget you’ll be sure to find something that suits your taste buds. Those who like a bit of shopping are also well catered for with all the big name brands available alongside some great international shops and retailers specialising in high end and vintage fashion.
Those who like to enjoy the fresh air will be impressed with the abundance of green spaces the city has to offer, with fantastic parks and the beauty of the Scottish lowlands on your doorstep. Those who are looking for a bit more adventure can visit the nearby national parks and take a trip to the nearby cities of St Andrews and Perth, and of course Edinburgh which is only a quick train ride away.
Top Universities in Dundee
- University of Dundee
- Abertay University