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Facts & Figures

54% of the University's research is achieving 'world leading' or 'internationally excellent' standards in the most recent Research Assessment Exercise (2008)
The University is ranked 140 among the world's top 200 universities in the Times Higher Education 2010-11 World University Rankings
The University is in the top 10 UK Universities for teaching and learning - Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2010
DJCAD has been rated the top art school in Scotland and the top 4 in the UK in the latest Research Assessment Exercise (2008)
The University of Dundee has been ranked in the world for the impact of its research in pharmacology (Times Higher Education 2010)
The University is the first approved Cancer Research UK Centre in Scotland. The Cancer Centre was launched on World Cancer Day, February 2010

Our Research Strengths

World-Class Research
In 2012/13 research awards to the University of Dundee grew to over £140m
The University has patents and patent applications covering 85 technologies and earns on average over £1m per annum in licensing income from its licensed technologies.
Spin-out companies
The University has over 25 spin-out companies and 3 associated start-ups

Featured Research

Sonic Screwdriver Tightens up Fundamental Physics