University of Aberdeen



Plans lodged for ‘state of the art’ mortuary in Aberdeen

Keppie Design has submitted plans on behalf of Aberdeen City Council for a new mortuary which aims to provide dignity for the deceased, provide additional capacity to support civil contingencies and support forensic science.

Published 21 October 2020

Start date revised for £40m Aberdeen BioHub

Work to create a life sciences innovation hub at the Foresterhill Health Campus in Aberdeen will now begin in the summer after the project was delayed due to coronavirus.

Published 17 June 2020

Additional cabins in play as Robertson plots June restart for £35m university project

Robertson Group is planning to resume work on Aberdeen University’s new £35 million science building next month with extra cabins to maintain social distancing.

Published 21 May 2020

Plans submitted to build 86 flats on former University of Aberdeen building

The Cater Group has submitted plans to build 86 flats at the site of the former University of Aberdeen Training Corps building.

Published 30 March 2020

Plans lodged for new home for University of Aberdeen Business School

The University of Aberdeen has lodged a planning application to create a new home for its Business School.

Published 9 March 2020

And finally... Perth Pictish find offers glimpse into Scotland's warrior past

Archaeologists have carefully recreated images of a figure on a Pictish stone, discovered during the construction of a road in 2017, with the details uncovered offering new insights into Scotland's warrior past.

Published 19 February 2020

University of Aberdeen backs £50m plan to revitalise historic campus

The University of Aberdeen’s ambition for a multi-million-pound revamp of its historic King's College campus has moved forward after its governing body approved £50 million investment plans.

Published 11 December 2019

And finally... Video depicts how 'earliest Pictish fort' could have looked

A video based on research by the University of Aberdeen has revealed what one of the earliest known Pictish forts may have looked like.

Published 30 May 2019

Science block work kick-starts £100m regeneration at University of Aberdeen

Transformational plans to further enhance teaching and learning spaces at the University of Aberdeen have further progressed with the beginning of work on a new £35 million Science Teaching Hub.

Published 13 May 2019

Currie & Brown toasts two new NHS contract wins

Asset management and construction consultancy Currie & Brown has been awarded new contracts in Scotland’s healthcare sector.

Published 14 March 2019

University of Aberdeen to build new £100m campus in Qatar

Plans for a “milestone” purpose-built campus in Qatar have been launched by the University of Aberdeen.

Published 25 January 2019

Aberdeen plans £40m hub to drive health innovation and life sciences growth

Plans have been announced for a £40 million innovation hub in Aberdeen which aims to double the number of life sciences companies in North East Scotland.

Published 22 November 2018

University of Aberdeen lodges £35m science hub proposals

Plans for a new £35 million Science Teaching Hub at the University of Aberdeen have moved forward with the formal submission of a planning application.

Published 12 January 2018

University of Aberdeen reveals new £35m Science Teaching Hub proposals

The University of Aberdeen has announced plans to build a new £35 million Science Teaching Hub that will transform the learning experience for thousands of students and encourage school children to get involved in science subjects.

Published 1 September 2017