Support and advice 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 and writing advice through our drop-in service and appointments.

NEW! Resources for Students

This brand new site provides lots of useful resources for all your academic skills needs, whether you're an undergraduate, taught postgraduate or PhD student.

Adviser of Studies Handbook

All students are assigned an Adviser of Studies, find out how the student/Adviser relationship works

ASC Quick Query Drop-ins

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

Bites Series

Looking for the Bites? They have moved to our new student resources site.

Connected Community

If you are new to the University then this is the guide for you!

Glossary of Terms for students

A quick guide to some of the many acronyms and terms used in the University

Maths & Numeracy and Computing Support

Maths & Numeracy and Computing Cafés online drop-in sessions.

One-to-One Tutor appointments

We can support you in developing your academic skills at all levels of study and have additional writing tutors specifically for developing your academic writing skills.

Stats Bites

This resource introduces you to the core topics for statistics.

Student Skills and Resources at UoD

ASC Head Start resources in My Dundee organisation for students

Taught Master's Essentials

Our new site supporting Taught Master's students

Writing Tutor Appointments

Our writing tutors join us through the Royal Literary Society scheme to help you improve your academic writing


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