"There are many contributing factors to this success including six subject areas across the University that are now ranked in the top 10... we aim to provide the very best of experience and teaching to our students, and deliver world-class research."
Professor Paul Harris, Dean of Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design
Number 1 in Scotland for art and design
Complete University Guide 2019
Number 1 in the UK for design & crafts
Guardian University Guide 2018
Ranked 9th in the UK for student satisfaction
National Student Survey 2017
One of the world's top 200 universities
Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018
Scotland's first design museum will open this September. Find out what you can expect to see when you visit...
Although attempts were made to establish an art school in Dundee as far back as the 1850s, it was not until 1888, following the creation of the Dundee Technical Institute, that a full-time art school become a possibility.
With the V&A Museum of Design set to open in 2018 we look at some of Dundee's creative and cultural highlights.
Encouraging creative entrepreneurs
Chris Park’s story shows how Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design encourage creative entrepreneurs. The skills that Chris developed, and the support that he received, encouraged him to embark upon a risky but ultimately successful endeavour.