To be valued by society, better buildings and physical environments must be genuinely better places in which to live, work or play.

At The Scott Sutherland School of Architecture & Built Environment, we see it as our social responsibility to design and build stimulating, sustainable and well-considered structures and spaces that reflect society's aspirations.

Students studying at Scott Sutherland School of Architecture and Built Environment in session 2016-17 will be amongst the first to experience our brand new purpose-built building. The building enjoys state-of-the-art facilities that can be matched by very few schools of our kind in the UK. Take a look around the new school and watch a video showing some of our new facilities.

Why Study Architecture, Construction & Surveying Here?

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We are passionate about keeping courses relevant to big issues such as the environment and sustainability.

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Our award winning staff that have an excellent record of training industry ready graduates.

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Our purpose built facility boasts a number of facilities to give you the best learning experience.

“The course is first-rate and well exceeded my original expectations. The lecturers are so passionate about the subjects they teach and the mixture of formal lectures, tutorials, laboratories and practical work gives a great deal of variation.”

Aileen Beverly Surveying Degree BSc (Hons)


Careers

Whether your degree is in architecture, construction or surveying, you will be highly sought-after once you have completed your studies.

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Careers in Architecture

Explore careers in architecture

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Careers in Surveying

Surveyors provide professional advice on building projects

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Careers in Construction

There are a range of career options for in the Construction industry.

News & Events

  1. 29, June, 2017 57°10 Architecture Society London Exhibition

    RGU Events

    The 57°10 student architecture society is proud to be exhibiting the work of Scott Sutherland School students in London.  

  1. 18, July, 2017 Graduation provides building block for career in architecture

    Amy Bruce - Architectural Technology 488 x 325

    A young student from Buckie in Moray already started work at her first role in the architecture industry, a week before she graduated.  

  2. 07, July, 2017 RGU architecture project addresses diversification in post-oil economies

    R Wightman

    Architecture students at Robert Gordon University (RGU) have mapped out ways for oil-dependent economies to diversify after the industry begins to decline.  

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