University of Dundee
Dundee DD1 5EN, Scotland, UK
The University of Dundee is a public research university based in the city and Royal burgh of Dundee on the east coast of the central Lowlands of Scotland, United Kingdom
Founded in 1881 the institution was, for most of its early existence, a constituent college of the University of St Andrews alongside United College and St Mary's College located in the town of St Andrews itself. Following significant expansion, the University of Dundee became an independent body in 1967 whilst retaining much of its ancient heritage and governance structure. Since its independence, the university has grown to become an internationally recognized Centre for research.
The University of Dundee city campus comprises of a pleasing balance of late Victorian, Edwardian and postmodern architecture punctuated by attractive landscaped spaces. Opened in 2007 and designed to encourage innovation and creativity; the Dalhousie Building offers flexible, high quality space. With an impressive entrance and double height glassed foyer which offers exhibition and hospitality space, the building combines functionality with sharp contemporary design.