The information on this page is designed to help you through the stages from applying to starting a course at the University of Dundee.
To ensure your application is handled as efficiently as possibly, at each stage we have indicated:
YOU submit your application via UKPASS, including any supporting documents that are requested. We need at least the following, but some courses may require more:
Your application will be sent onto the University of Dundee, please wait at least one week before contacting us.
After we receive and process your application, WE will send you an email message to:
Once we have received your application and supporting documents, WE will pass your application to an academic assessor for consideration. This may take 2-3 weeks.
International applicants only
The academic assessor will make one of three decisions. WE email you, and you will also be notified via UKPASS:
After you receive our offer, YOU must respond via UKPASS, either:
After you have accepted your offer, if your course offers a scholarship, WE will email you a scholarship application form.
YOU must complete and return the form by the given deadline if you wish to be considered for a University of Dundee scholarship.
Note students can only hold one scholarship for their course of studies.
After you have confirmed your application for a US Federal Loan, WE will issue a Notification of Student Loan for the Academic Year.
This will be signed by the University of Dundee and sent to you by DPL Courier. Please use the original for visa purposes.
After you have accepted our offer, WE will email you a firm acceptance letter.
If you have accepted a conditional offer, YOU must send us the results of any outstanding qualifications when you receive them (scanned copies).
If you are an International applicant, we will ask YOU to:
If you are an International applicant, you may need an ATAS certificate, at the moment, this only applies to MSc Earthquake & Offshore Geotechnical Engineering.
After you have accepted our offer, from April onwards WE will email you an application form for University of Dundee accommodation.
YOU must complete and return the form by 15th July if you require University of Dundee accommodation.
WE will email you an Admission letter, including matriculation / enrolment details.
After we have received your passport copy and you have made a pre-payment towards your tuition fees, WE will email you a CAS checklist.
YOU must check all the details are correct, and send the form back by email.
After you have returned your CAS checklist, WE will email you
YOU need to make the necessary arrangements to obtain a visa.
WE will email you information about matriculation, including the date, time & place you need to attend to formally register at the University of Dundee.
You must also complete an online pre-matriculation task before arriving in Dundee (
Home/EU students - YOU must bring the following documents:
International students - YOU must bring the following documents:
You can also download this information as a diagram.