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College of Art, Science & Engineering

Welcome to the College of Art, Science and Engineering (CASE). The College comprises of the School of Engineering, Physics & Mathematics; Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design (DJCAD); the School of Computing; and the Centre for Anatomy & Human Identification (CAHID). We offer a unique opportunity to study in a university institution with a worldwide academic reputation, while enjoying the cultural, social and recreational facilities of both the University and the beautiful city of Dundee.

With our breadth of courses in a diverse range of disciplines, award winning lecturers, research led teaching, industry connections and multidisciplinary projects we are committed to producing highly employable graduates able to address current and future challenges within their field.

Learning and Teaching Awards 2014

Staff using an innovative approach to peer instruction and technology to increase student engagement and teaching ethics and sustainability in the University’s Botanic Gardens, were this year’s joint winners of the College of Art, Science and Engineering’s Learning and Teaching Awards.For more information, click here.

Prestigious Award for CAHID

The Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher Education 2014 was awarded to the University of Dundee’s Centre for Anatomy and Human Identification by Her Majesty The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh at a ceremony at Buckingham Palace yesterday (February 27th). Professor Sue Black, Director of the Centre, was joined by Professor Pete Downes, Principal and Vice-Chancellor of the University (pictured above) in accepting the award. Presented in recognition of 'world class excellence' the Queen's Anniversary Prizes are among the most highly-regarded awards for the UK's universities and colleges.

Fees and Funding

The University of Dundee has established a range of undergraduate scholarships and bursaries designed to help students classified as Rest of UK (RUK) fee status entering the University for the first time in September 2014. You could be eligible for all three of the funding options, which means you could receive up to £8000. To find out if you are eligible, click here.

Pre-sessional Programmes in English for International Students

The University of Dundee’s pre-sessional programmes in English are designed to fully prepare you for your future course of study. Successful completion of these programmes guarantees progression to various degrees at the University of Dundee. The range of programmes includes a new 24-week programme (17th March - 29th August 2014).
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College News

Universities Support Curriculum for Excellence in Computing Science
The Universities of Abertay, Dundee, Glasgow, Heriot-Watt, Edinburgh Napier, Strathclyde, and Robert Gordon are pleased to announce that they will recommend Higher Computing Science for entry to the first year of undergraduate Computing programmes.
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Triple retirement of esteemed civil engineers
Three esteemed members of the Division of Civil Engineering at the University of Dundee will tomorrow retire following a combined service of more than 80 years.
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Chemistry conference to be held in Dundee
The University will host the 47th Annual International Meeting of the Royal Society of Chemistry’s Electron Spin Resonance Spectroscopy Group from April 6th-10th. More than 100 delegates from around the world will take part in the event.
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Photography Competition Success for Research Fellow
Dr Svetlana Zolotovskaya, Postdoctoral Research Fellow within the Materials and Photonics Systems (MAPS) Research Group, was recently awarded 3rd place in the ‘Innovation’ category of the first Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Photography Competition.
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Art students sell themselves at silent auction
Two Duncan of Jordanstone College Art and Design (DJCAD) students will tomorrow put themselves on sale for their art as part of a live performance.
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Graham Fagen chosen to represent Scotland at 56th Venice Biennale
Graham Fagen, a Senior Lecturer at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design (DJCAD) and one of the UK’s foremost contemporary artists, has been chosen to lead Scotland’s representation at the 2015 Venice Biennale.
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£5m funding boost for V&A at Dundee from Creative Scotland
V&A at Dundee has been awarded £5m from National Lottery funds through Creative Scotland to help establish an international centre of design for Scotland.
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Computing student turns teacher
A University of Dundee student has turned successful teacher by providing computing tuition to people around the world.
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DJCAD records success on creative loop
Two students and one graduate from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design were recently named winners of Creative Scotland Media Awards.
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How to Inspire the Next Generation of Women in Computing?
This Friday, March 14th, high achieving women from Government, business and academia will gather at the University of Dundee this week to tell how they have achieved success and discuss how a greater degree of equality in computing. The event will feature contributions from Dr Karen Petrie, SICSA Director of Education and Senior Lecturer/Head of Undergraduate Studies at the School of Computing, Shona Robison MSP, Lynsey Bowes, a Vice-President at JP Morgan, and Rebecca Hastings, Senior Consultant at Harvey Nash and a Global Ambassador for Women in Technology.
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Prestigious Award for Civil Engineering Academic
Professor Peter Davies from the Division of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering, Physics & Mathematics has been presented by the Royal Society of Edinburgh with its 2013 Lord Kelvin Medal for his outstanding contributions to the discipline of Fluid Mechanics, particularly Environmental Fluid Mechanics.
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