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Class of 2022

The University of St Andrews congratulates all students who are graduating in winter 2022.

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A new international research hub will coordinate global expertise to prepare humanity for when we discover we are not alone in the cosmos.

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Not only do wild chimpanzees tend to look like their family members, but also some relationships are easier to detect than others, says research.

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A project that protects blue carbon sinks for marine life in Costa Rica has won the prestigious St Andrews Prize for the Environment 2022.

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Top UK University

The University of St Andrews topped the Guardian University Guide 2023, ahead of Oxbridge, for the first time.

Scottish University of the Year

The University of St Andrews is number one in Scotland, number two in the the UK and Scottish University of the Year in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023.

Top for student academic experience

The University of St Andrews is top in the UK for student academic experience, according to the results of the National Student Survey 2022.