About

Robert Gordon University provides industry led undergraduate and postgraduate courses leading to highly relevant awards and degrees.

Situated on one of the most beautiful campuses in the UK, the university provides facilities that will have a real influence on your capacity to learn.

Our teaching staff have an outstanding reputation for quality and academic research and our track record in graduate employment is amongst the best in the UK. Our range of degree courses include online degrees as well as traditional taught courses in subjects as diverse as art and design, management and engineering.

Resonating through our culture is the desire to foster collaborative relationships with local, regional and global communities to develop socially responsible citizens and promote ethical behaviour.

Our fantastic new campus

  1. Campus Development

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    The University's campus development consolidates all teaching in state-of-the-art facilities at our Garthdee Campus.

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  • Best university in Scotland for graduate prospects

    The 2017 Guardian University Guide has ranked Robert Gordon University as the best university in Scotland for graduate prospects.

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“I think Aberdeen is one of the best places to live in the UK, it has everything you need for a full and exciting life.”

Neil Marshall International Marketing Management MSc

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  1. 03, December, 2016 RGU architecture students to benefit from creation of new scholarship

    The Ina Scott Sutherland Charitable Foundation has pledged £50,000 to Robert Gordon University for the creation of a new scholarship aimed at supporting students from traditionally under-represented backgrounds.  

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  1. Creating a New North: a vision for the region’s cultural future (PDF 1.7MB)

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    Download this report with ideas and suggestions to make our region more attractive to incoming talent & increase the region’s high quality of life.

  2. Regenerating Aberdeen: A Vision for a Thriving and Vibrant City Centre

    Regenerating Aberdeen

    Download the report to stimulate debate on the future of Aberdeen’s city centre.

  3. Healthy University - Fit for the Future

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    Get involved in the ongoing health and wellbeing of the RGU community.


Robert Gordon University, Garthdee House, Garthdee Road, Aberdeen, AB10 7QB, Scotland, UK: a Scottish charity, registration No. SC013781