End of Year Message

End of Year Message

As we come to the end of 2016 I want to thank you for all your work in what has been a remarkable year in many ways for the University. We finish 2016 as Scottish University of the Year, for the second year in succession, and we have achieved perhaps our strongest...
Scottish University of the Year – Again

Scottish University of the Year – Again

I am delighted to share the news with you all that the University of Dundee has been named Scottish University of the Year in The Times & Sunday Times Good University Guide for a second consecutive year. We have been hailed for excellent teaching quality and...
A Damehood, Innovation and Impact

A Damehood, Innovation and Impact

There will be many scenes of celebration among our graduates and their families next week. The eve of Graduation is always an exciting time in the academic year and this year the sense of anticipation has been ramped up even further by a series of extremely positive...
The EU question

The EU question

The official launch of the European Union referendum campaign arrived this week, surprising many of us who can’t seem to remember a time when people weren’t campaigning to Brexit or not to Brexit. But certainly consideration of the issues at hand is sharpening now...
Principal’s graduation speech

Principal’s graduation speech

Chancellor, Lord Provost, graduands, honorary graduands, ladies and gentlemen, I would like to start by welcoming you all to this Graduation ceremony at the Scottish University of the Year. This title was awarded to us by The Times and Sunday Times Good University...