Situated less than an hour from Dundee, Kirkcaldy Campus is part of the School of Health Sciences.
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With a community feel, the campus contains its own library, clinical skills centre, lecture theatre, and teaching rooms. Situated conveniently opposite the town’s train station and a short walk from the town centre, the campus also benefits from on-site accommodation, a Support Hub and social spaces, including a recently refurbished student hub and dining room.
Situated on Fife’s east coast, Kirkcaldy is less than an hour’s journey from Dundee and Edinburgh by road or rail, making it the perfect location from which to explore the rest of Scotland. Though smaller than Dundee, the town has plenty to keep students occupied.
From the waterfront esplanade and large parks, to its historic buildings and nearby beaches, there is plenty of Kirkcaldy to explore for those wishing to get out and about. The town centre enjoys a lively mixture of established retailers, independent and artisan traders, restaurants and cafes, while a retail park on the edge of town hosts some of the country’s best-known chains, benefitting from ample free parking and regular bus services. Elsewhere, the town enjoys a modern leisure centre complete with swimming pool, several gyms, while sports fans can enjoy professional football, rugby, and ice hockey.
For a top-class education with a more personal touch, consider studying at the Kirkcaldy campus of the University of Dundee.
Bookable group study room in Kirkcaldy Campus Library.
Food and drink
The Canteen and Social Hub on the Kirkcaldy Campus has been recently refurbished, providing students with the perfect place to relax, chat, and enjoy lunch between classes.
The Support Hub is a space on Kirkcaldy Campus where people can meet with Students Services support staff for student appointments or drop-ins and is also used by DUSA representatives.
The Kirkcaldy Campus Library is one of four library sites operated by the Library & Learning Centre (LLC).