University of Dundee

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Public research university in Dundee, Scotland, UK

About University of Dundee

According to Wikipedia, The University of Dundee is a public research university in Dundee, a city in the east central Lowlands of Scotland. It was founded as a university college in 1881 with a donation from the prominent Baxter family of textile manufacturers. The institution was, for most of its early existence, a constituent college of the University of St Andrews alongside United College and St Mary's College located in the town of St Andrews itself. Following significant expansion, the University of Dundee gained independent university status by royal charter in 1967 while retaining elements of its ancient heritage and governance structure.

What Is University of Dundee Known For?

University of Dundee is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of Dundee's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of Dundee's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Dundee's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Economics, Biology, and Medical. Here are some of University of Dundee's most famous alumni:

Craig Murray
A British diplomat.
Robert Watson-Watt
Robert Watson-Watt
A Physicist .
David Shayler
David Shayler
A MI5 whistleblower.
James Black
James Black
A Scottish doctor and pharmacologist.
Kate Atkinson
Kate Atkinson
An English writer of novels, plays and short stories.
John Suchet
John Suchet
A British news anchor, presenter.
Fred MacAulay
Fred MacAulay
A Comedian.
Simon Rogerson
A Professor of computer ethics.
Mayur Lakhani
A Rozy lakra.
John Duncan
A Scottish painter.
Gerry Badger
Gerry Badger
An English writer, curator and photographer.
Tom Winsor
A British civil servant.