The Oil and Gas Centre at RGU offers a portfolio of courses tailored to the oil and gas industry.
In The Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2017, RGU was ranked as a top 10 UK university for its high quality staff/lectures.
Professional engineering is about resolving complex problems and challenges and designing the essential products, services and processes that we all use every day.
From energy and electrical, to mechanical and computer, engineering is a springboard to a vast range of careers that are not only rewarding, but well paid too.
Why Study Engineering Here?
Our facilities are equipped with latest engineering technology, ensuring you have everything you need for your studies, including a wave tank, ROV pool and dedicated engineering IT labs.
Our staff bring with them a wide range of experience and expertise, we also invite speakers from industry to lecture on undergraduate and postgraduate courses who also help ensure we stay up-to-date and relevant.
Our strong relationships with industry and local, national and international level enables us to always stay 'one step ahead' and confidently deliver engineering courses that meet the demands of your future employers.
“I decided to study at Robert Gordon University to ensure that I started work with a broad knowledge of the industry.”
Andrew Hyde Oil and Gas Engineering Masters MSc
An engineering degree can open up a wide variety of career options to you. Opportunities exist in the private and public sectors including the oil and gas industry, healthcare and telecommunications.
As a drilling Engineer you will use engineering principles to provide cost effective solutions to drilling in the offshore and onshore oil & Gas industry.
Electrical Engineers are concerned with designing and developing electrical systems and components, with focus on economy, safety, reliability, quality and sustainability.
As a Mechanical Engineer you will use engineering principles to provide efficient solutions to the development of processes and products.
24, August, 2017 Postgraduate Open Evening
There has never been a better time to embark on a postgraduate course. Find out more at our open evening in August.
A young student from Westray in Orkney has proven resilient in the face of a major challenge to graduate with a Masters in Engineering.
18, July, 2017 Apprentice turns Master at RGU graduation
A young Inverness oil and gas worker who started off his career as an apprentice has turned Master when he graduated from Robert Gordon University (RGU).
Combining a range of engineering expertise with purpose-built facilities and strong commercial links.