Dundee has two Unversities and one College that offer a wide variety of different courses. The rise of the Universitys in Dundee has been beneficial to the city as it has created a young, vibrant buzz in and around the city.
The University of Dundee
The oldest of the Universities in Dundee opened its doors in 1881 and has evolved into one of the leading University's in Scotland. It was recently awared the Times Scottish University of the year for 2016.
Abertay University began in 1994. Abertay was the first university in the world to offer a "computer games" degree in 1997. Abertay was the UK's first University to be recognised as a Centre for Excellence in Computer Games Education, and is associated with a business support programme for computer game startups. This has made Dundee the number one place in Scotland to study computing.
Dundee College is a further education and higher education college in Dundee Scotland. It is the only college in Dundee, and, with approximately 23,000 enrolments, is one of the largest in the country.