We support and advise in the development of your academic skills.

Our services are for undergraduates, Masters, Postgraduate Taught (PGT) and Postgraduate Research (PGR) students who study full time or part time, on campus or at a distance.

‌Throughout the academic year and between semesters our tutors deliver a range of workshops, collaborate with Schools to deliver stand alone or bespoke sessions, provide online resources and one to one academic skills & writing advice through our drop-in service and appointments.


Information and resources to help you prepare for University, during your studies and in thinking about your career.


LIVE Smart

Information and resources to help you with wellbeing, healthy living, personal development and student life.

LIVE Smart

ASC Quick Query Drop-ins

Do you have an academic skills or exam related question our tutors could answer quickly? Use our City Campus Drop-in service.

Distance Learner Quick Query Drop-ins

Try our pilot service for students who work off campus, or at a distance

Essay Bites

The resource comprises a number of short articles – or Bites – covering the key aspects of researching, planning and writing an essay.

Exam Bites

This resource is designed to help you with everything to do with exam revision.

Exam Revision Toolkit

You will have to log in to My Dundee using your University login to access this toolkit.

Gateway to Learning

We provide workshops for new undergraduates during Welcome Week in September of each year

Gateway to Postgraduate Study

Workshop introducing PG students to studying at the University.

One-to-One Tutor appointments

Use our online form to book an appointment for academic skills or writing advice and support.

The Maths Base Drop-ins

Numeracy skills advice and support drop-in sessions.