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  1. 20, July, 2017 Degree of success for Matthew

    Matthew Laurenson, MBA Oil & Gas Management, with wife Rebekah., daughter Hannah

    The hard work involved in fitting in course work and class time while working full time and being a new dad has paid off of for Shetlander Matthew Laurenson who graduated from Robert Gordon University (RGU) with an MBA in Oil and Gas Management.  

  2. 20, July, 2017 Volunteering added to learning experience for David

    David Munro, BA (Hons) Law & Management

    A former pupil of Inverness Royal Academy who went straight into a job after leaving school before deciding he needed to challenge himself, has graduated with a BA (Hons) in Law and Management from RGU. David Munro (27) worked full time in Woolworths at Inverness then in a management role at Vue Cinema before returning to higher education.  

  3. 20, July, 2017 Work-life balance brings success for Angela

    Angela Williamson, MSc Health Safety & Risk Management, with famil

    Successfully balancing the challenges of raising a young family, working and studying for a degree has paid off for Angela Williamson from Stonehaven who graduated from Robert Gordon University with an MSc in Health Safety and Risk Management.  

  4. 20, July, 2017 Family celebration as father and daughter graduate in same week

    Chloe Jackson, BA (Hons) International Hospitality Managment with dad Billy, PG Cert Learning, Teaching and Assessment (Nursing and Midwifery)

    It was a proud week in the Jackson household in Aberdeen when 22-year-old Chloe Jackson and her dad Billy Jackson graduated from Robert Gordon University (RGU) within 24 hours of one another. First to graduate was Chloe who received a BA (Hons) in International Hospitality Management on July 12. The following day Billy, a lecturer in Occupational Health in RGU’s School of Nursing and Midwifery, graduated with a PGCert Learning, Teaching and Assessment (Nursing and Midwifery).  

  5. 20, July, 2017 Heather bound for Boston after Degree Link success

    Heather Taylor, LLB Law

    A former Aboyne Academy pupil, who was encouraged to go to university after gaining an HND in Legal Services at North East Scotland College, who graduated with her second degree from RGU this week is heading to Boston to study for her Masters in Law.  

  6. 20, July, 2017 Year of international graduations for Veronica

    Veronica Cunningham, Doctor of Information Science (DInfSc)

    There will be three reasons for graduation celebrations in three different countries for Veronica Cunningham and her daughters Rachel and Zara this year. Veronica, originally from Sligo and Galway in Ireland but now based in Oslo, Norway graduated as one of RGU's first cohort of Doctor of Information Science (DInfSc) students. Rachel meanwhile graduates with a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) from Parsons New School in Paris and Zara graduates with a BSc International Business Administration from Erasmus University in Rotterdam.  

  7. 04, July, 2017 OPINION PIECE: Leadership Week…..a cure for weak leadership?

    Ian Broadbent

    The last few months have brought the subject of leadership into sharp focus. From the extraordinary events of 2016’s Brexit vote and the US Presidential race, to the “strong and stable” versus “weak and wobbly” narrative of the recent UK General Election, it seems that skilled leadership has rarely been in such demand, and yet its secrets remain as elusive as ever.  

  8. 04, July, 2017 RGU students’ digital PR campaigns promote Aberdeen International Airport

    From left: Jason Stewart, Jon Matthews, Lynn Harwood (Airport Route Development Manager), Dr Simone Kurtzke, Belinda Babin, Lauren Mitchell, Fiona Murray

    Students at RGU raised awareness of the leisure destinations directly accessible from Aberdeen Airport and promoted the convenience of choosing your local airport during a project carried out in association with the airport and local digital marketing agencies.  

  9. 29, June, 2017 Student Festival raises funds for charity

    Aberdeen Student Festival raised £5K for Erskine and Diabetes (UK)

    Students at RGU raised more than £5000 for charity as a result of the week-long Aberdeen Student Festival.  

  10. 27, June, 2017 CDA offers scholarships for Petroleum Data Management course

    RGU Campus

    A pioneering course in petroleum data management at RGU has proved to be so successful in its first year that Common Data Access (CDA) is offering two industry-funded scholarships for the second cohort of students.  

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Events

  1. 02, November, 2017 Postgraduate Open Evening

    Postgraduate Open Evening

    There has never been a better time to embark on a postgraduate course. Find out more at our open evening in November.  

  2. 06, November, 2017 Mental Health Movie Monthly - Rambo: First Blood

    The Sir Ian Wood Building

    Come along to the free Mental Health Movie Monthly showing of 'Rambo: First Blood' (15).