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Prestigious £100k research prize awarded to world-leading academic

An expert in modern languages and comparative literature has been awarded a research prize worth £100,000 from the Leverhulme Trust.

15 October 2019Awards

University secures gender equality awards

The University is proud to announce the latest Schools to have achieved Athena SWAN Bronze Awards.

10 October 2019Awards

Secret history of Fife market town revealed

The Cupar Burgh Council records are the current focus of archival cataloguing by the University of St Andrews.

9 October 2019Local community

World-leading primate complex opens

A new cutting-edge research facility for advancing scientific knowledge on chimpanzee cognition and behaviour has officially launched.

7 October 2019Research

University celebrates European partnership with double bill of orchestral concerts

A musical celebration of the partnership between St Andrews and Bonn Universities will take place in the Younger Hall this month.

2 October 2019University news

St Andrews strengthens its links with Bonn

While the UK wrestles with the vexed question of Brexit, the University is cementing a relationship with one of Europe’s great universities.

2 October 2019University news

Global Challenges

Distinguished environmental scientist, Professor Glen MacDonald from UCLA, will give a talk on the world’s climate change crisis.

1 October 2019University news

Apes possess human-like “theory of mind”

Apes understand what others see and believe, a skill previously believed to be unique to humans, according to new research.

30 September 2019Research

First Minister opens new Scottish Oceans Institute

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon officially opens the new Scottish Oceans Institute (SOI) building, a global hub for marine research.

30 September 2019University news

Recognition of student support at St Andrews

The University is the first in Scotland, and the second in the UK, to obtain the prestigious APPTS accreditation from the RCP.

26 September 2019Awards