We are home to forward-thinking people, inspired by the world around them.
We create and support personalised learning and research opportunities that develop talent and solutions that really matter in today's and tomorrow's world.
We are one of the largest higher education institutions in Scotland, with over 18,000 students from 109 countries.
Our research is directly relevant to employers' needs and supports sustainable economic growth in Scotland and beyond.
It has global impact: 53% of the research graded by the 2014 Research Excellence Framework was rated as world-leading or internationally excellent.
Recently, our academics have helped create a new world-class centre of excellence for Scottish mountain biking, protected Kenyan tropical forests and Brazilian tidal crabs, contributed to the battle against cybercrime, and explored tourism's impact on social change.