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Prestigious research grants worth over a quarter of a million pounds awarded to University

World-leading scientists from St Andrews have been awarded over a quarter of a million pounds of research funding from the Leverhulme Trust.

22 July 2019Awards

World-leading primatologist elected Fellow of the British Academy

Influential cognitive primatologist, Professor Josep Call, has been elected as a Fellow of the prestigious British Academy.

19 July 2019Awards

Virtual “time travel” recreates 16th century church

A 16th century Scottish church, which played a role in the Scottish Reformation, has been virtually reconstructed by University researchers.

19 July 2019Research

University tackles single-use plastics

More than 40,000 plastic bottles will be removed from circulation annually from the local community thanks to a new green bottling scheme.

18 July 2019Local community

University hosts first adult learning day

The University has partnered with the OU to deliver a new MA Combined Studies degree which will be launched on Adult Learning Day.

18 July 2019Public interest stories

Rare organ performances

Two of the best-preserved examples of rare pipe organs in Scotland will be brought to life by talented international performers this month.

10 July 2019Public interest stories

Science rises from the ashes

New purpose-built modular buildings will restore world-leading research facilities at the University following a devastating fire.

9 July 2019University news

Top for student satisfaction

Students vote St Andrews the best student experience in the UK in the National Student Survey 2019.

3 July 2019University news

Overcoming persecution to graduate

A St Andrews student who was persecuted for her religion and overcame the challenges of seeking asylum in the UK has graduated.

28 June 2019Public interest stories

Major grant to create new national database

Professor Colin McCowan will lead an initiative for Health Data Research UK to build a national data resource for 'multimorbidity'.

28 June 2019Research