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University of St Andrews

St Andrews KY16 9AJ, Scotland
+44 1334 476161
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Beautiful Architecture

Gorgeous old buildings, tranquil courtyards, a true sense of history within its walls, and set in a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leon and Gail R

It is amazing place. Literally, you feel like to study there. The atmosphere is unique. This place... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Founded in 1411, this university forms the centre of town.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“old buildings” (6 reviews)
“friendly town” (2 reviews)
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St Andrews KY16 9AJ, Scotland
+44 1334 476161

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorgeous old buildings, tranquil courtyards, a true sense of history within its walls, and set in a beautiful city. Well worth a visit.

Thank Leon and Gail R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is amazing place. Literally, you feel like to study there. The atmosphere is unique. This place has a unique soul.

Thank Magus2001
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took my grand-daughter here as she may study at this Uni. They were so helpful and friendly, we met a good number of apparently very happy students.

Thank IanDayRock
Reviewed 26 September 2017

If you're interested in studying in the UK, you must visit. Very warm people, rigorous studies but all the students just love being here!

Thank Stuart S
Reviewed 25 September 2017

The many university buildiings sit cheek by jowl with others of note in the streetscape. The architecture ranges from the medieval to 20th century, the more modern being on the outskirts of town. The university museum on North Street is good.

Thank Lynn B
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Very large campus and is spread throughout the area of the bay. I liked the story of Kate and William meeting here as they were students attending the college. Many places to meander through and admire. I have to say it's not as impressive as...More

Thank 132Karen132
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Saint Andrews combines the beauty of Monterey, California with the fascinating history of a medieval town. Oxford surely has more impressive buildings, and more of them, but when you add the lovely seaside and the history of golf it is a magical combination.

Thank 12365Steve
Reviewed 12 September 2017

The university is spread throughout the city, but the main square and campus are historic and beautiful. They are only blocks up from The Links and worth the walk either way. Take the time to read some of the history prior to your visit.

Thank john h
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The University of St Andrews is a beautiful old university. The students we met were all very helpful and engaging, as was the staff. Very impressive!

1  Thank Lagavulin704
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

There are a number of sites for the University of St. Andrews in this ancient city but perhaps none more historic than the old quadrangle in North Street dating from 1423 with its medieval chapel on the south side, access to gardens opposite and with...More

3  Thank futtock21
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