Our wide range of technical, commercial and creative courses - all professionally relevant - has seen us consistently ranked top for graduate job prospects.

  • Make valuable connections with potential employers through stimulating placement opportunities.
  • Commercial collaboration at local, national and international level ensures our teaching and project work stays up-to-date.
  • Take a first foundation year to gain a broad base of practical computing skills.
  • Balance theory and practice so that learning is always useful and relevant.

Passion

Whatever we do, we never take our eyes off your future career. This drives all our planning for vocationally relevant subjects that will be useful both to you as a student and your future employers.

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We keep up to date with computing developments so that all courses are current, gathering input from industry and regularly bringing in guest speakers from major companies.

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Our wide range of technical, commercial and creative courses - all professionally relevant - has seen us consistently ranked top for graduate job prospects.

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Our staff are as experienced as they are enthusiastic - highly skilled at putting fun into learning through activities which range from competitions to designing computer games to stimulating staff/student challenges.

Track Record

With students finding relevant employment after graduation, our courses successfully meet the needs of industry and commerce thanks to the input of external professionals and our experienced staff.

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Transferable skills gained in team-working, communication, presentation and other areas open doors in industry, as well as in research and development. Industrial projects and work placements ensure a fertile balance of professional experience and widely respected qualifications.

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Established links with further education colleges have been highly successful in offering a direct entry route to Robert Gordon University for students with the relevant knowledge and skills.

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Our courses successfully meet the needs of industry and commerce thanks to the input of external professionals and our experienced staff. 

Our Partnerships & Affiliations

We are proud to be associated with leading organisations, institutions and professional bodies, including:

BCS IIT CISCO DNV GL

Our Facilities

At Robert Gordon University you'll enjoy easy access to a wide variety of computing labs - all for the exclusive use of our computing students. Our virtual learning environment (VLE) offers 24/7 access to all teaching materials.

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You will enjoy easy access to 12 labs, housing over 250 state-of-the-art PCs and 100% wireless network coverage - all for the exclusive use of our computing students. 

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Established relationships with major software suppliers mean access to the latest software either for free or very low prices.

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There's also a comprehensive range of software on-site - some developed by staff to support course work and making wide use of open source and public domain technologies. 

Our School