The University of St Andrews was Scotland’s first university and only the third to be founded in the English-speaking world. It has a prestigious international reputation, and attracts students from all over the world — just under half of all students come from outside Scotland. The university generally features within the Top 5 of UK university rankings, and its most famous alumni include Prince William Duke of Cambridge and Catherine Duchess of Cambridge.
Latest undergraduate enrolment
Latest postgraduate enrolment
Within the 2021 Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide, St Andrews features in the Top 10 for the following subjects: Business Studies (#1), Politics (#1), Philosophy (#1), English (#2), History of Art, Architecture and Design (#2), Physics and Astronomy (#2), History (#2), Mathematics (#3), Biological Sciences (#3), Classics and Ancient History (#3), Middle Eastern and African Studies (#3), Psychology (#3), Theology (#3), Anatomy and Physiology (#4), Geography and Environmental Science (#4), Computer Science (#4), Chemistry (#5), Economics (#7) and Geology (#6).
The Times Higher Education World subject rankings place St Andrews in the Top 100 globally for Arts and Humanities.
Thank you for your enquiry.
We'll be in touch soon.
The Kings Admissions Team