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 Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Robert Gordon University

Robert Gordon University is a dynamic modern university with an international reputation for providing high quality education at Undergraduate Postgraduate and PhD level.

  • Scottish University of the Year (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021), recognised for our teaching excellence and student-centred approach
  • Our Aberdeen Business School is named the Business School of the Year (Times Higher Education 2020 Awards)

We have a diverse and exciting range of postgraduate courses in Accounting and Finance, Management, Communications, Information Management, Law, Engineering, Computing, Architecture and the Built Environment, Art & Design, Pharmacy, Nursing and Health Sciences, all taught in state-of-the-art facilities, helping you to progress and develop skills within your chosen subject. All programmes are designed to offer you an effective combination of academic study and practical experience, developed in close consultation with industry.


Our relentless focus on professional education means our graduates are not just ready to work but are also equipped to make an enduring and valuable contribution to industry on a regional, national and global scale. We are:

  • Top in Scotland for graduate employability with 97.6% of respondents entering employment and/or further study within 6 months of graduating (2016/17 DLHE survey, HESA 2018)
  • 2nd in the UK (and top 50 in the world) in the Graduate Employment Rate measure (QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2020)

We have a dedicated centre with a team of career consultants, offering a full range of services to assist individual career planning, job searching and employability needs. As well, the RGU eHub is a comprehensive online careers information and advice resource, to support RGU students with all aspects of your career journey.

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We offer a diverse range of services to help not only with your academic needs but also your personal needs. Read more about the RGU Campus.

Our virtual learning environment, Campus Moodle, allows you to communicate easily with tutors and fellow students, providing all the help and support needed for studying in any location across the world.

City of Aberdeen

Aberdeen has a lot more to offer than just city life. With museums, sandy beaches and great independent cafes and restaurants, there’s something for everyone. Travel a short distance and mountain climbing, castles, picturesque towns, skiing and more is all within your reach.

Not only has it been voted the safest city in Scotland (The Travel 2019), it’s also retained its Purple Flag (Association of Town and City Management 2021) for the 8th year in a row.

Aberdeen is a vibrant multi-cultural city with over 25,000 students with local bus services coming straight into campus every 8 minute and student discount passes available.

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