(st-andrews) - public higher education institution in United Kingdom. st-andrews was founded in 1413. Being outside Saint Andrews, nothing could distract the students from studying.

University ranking. has a strong position in the top 30 universities of United Kingdom. University of St. Andrews is among the oldest and the most prestigious universities of United Kingdom. University of St. Andrews Is quite remarkable as it is among the best world universities. It excels in the fields of: «Arts and Humanities», «Engineering and Technology», «Life Sciences and Medicine», «Natural Science», «Social Sciences and Management», «Physics», «Chemistry». The university is in the top 200 in education quality. Thanks to its high educational standards the university graduates are quite popular among employers of United Kingdom and the world.

Application process and the cost of tuition. When considering an applicant the deciding factor is always his/hers academic performance. The academic year is traditionally consists of two semesters. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 18,373 USD per year. A master’s degree of st-andrews will cost a student a significant sum of 9,000 USD per year. With that in mind the university provides remarkable students with scholarships and grants. On the official website (http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk) of the university you can find a more accurate information regarding the tuition fees of different programs.

The composition of the university. Being a medium scale university, University of St. Andrews teaches more than 8 thousand students. Being a foreign citizen does not exclude you from the admission process. About half of the students are foreigners. The academic staff includes more than 1100 teachers and professors. Многие преподаватели - иностранные специалисты. During studies the students have the opportunity to participate in the international exchange programs. You can meet the students by following the university on social media: Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of st-andrews. The university has a functioning library. For those who require accommodations dormitories on and off campus are offered.
Ranking   185   26
Country United Kingdom
City Saint Andrews
Bachelor (foreigners) 18,373 USD/year. Check the current price on the official website of the university
Master (foreigners) 9,000 USD/year. Check the current price on the official website of the university
Bachelor (citizens) 12,500 USD/year. Check the current price on the official website of the university
Master (citizens) 12,500 USD/year. Check the current price on the official website of the university
Living expenses $662 -1,239 USD/month
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1413
Abbreviation st-andrews
Teachers 1,146
Students 8,583
Foreigners 46%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Rural
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Aien aristeuein
• Privy Council
• Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
• European University Association (EUA)
• 1994 Group
• Universities UK
World ranking 185
Country ranking 26
Academic Reputation 155
Employer Reputation 171
Quality of teaching 138
International Faculty 77
International Students 19
Citations per Faculty 83
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities 70
Engineering and Technology 319
Life Sciences and Medicine 370
Natural Science 143
Social Sciences and Management 230
Ranking in world by discipline
Physics 151
Chemistry 151
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 185
QS World University Rankings 68
ARWU Academic Ranking 301
Alternative title
Russian Сент-Эндрюсский университет
Arabic جامعة سانت اندروز
German Universität St. Andrews
Spanish Universidad de St. Andrews
French Université de St Andrews
Japanese セント・アンドリューズ大学
Korean 세인트앤드루스대학교
Portuguese Universidade de St Andrews
Chinese 圣安德鲁斯大学
cy Prifysgol St Andrews
old University of St Andrews
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University of St. Andrews - Official Description

St Andrews is Scotland's first University and the third oldest in the UK. For almost six centuries, we have proudly upheld the tradition of academic excellence, attracting scholars of international repute and students from all over the world. Today, we continue to offer the latest in teaching and research, all within a superbly picturesque mediaeval setting. Although St Andrews is not a campus University, it has grown and developed with the town and is now comfortably integrated. The University provides an invigorating intellectual climate in which staff have close contacts with one another and with colleagues in other U.K. and overseas universities and research establishments. All Schools in both the sciences and the arts are actively involved in pushing back the frontiers of knowledge. Physically the University is closely integrated with the town; the modern purpose-built library and many academic Schools are located centrally. The growth in physical and mathematical sciences has been accommodated at the North Haugh on the edge of St Andrews. A modern sports centre with adjacent playing fields and halls of residence are also located in this area. St Andrews is relatively small, despite being a "city", with a basic population approaching 20,000. The University population...

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