If you do not want to work as a solicitor, there are a number of career paths that are open to you with a law degree.

A law degree is highly regarded in a number of professional settings.

You can use your understanding of law and legal processes as a basis for a career in a wide range of roles in a number of fields:

  • Criminal Justice System
  • Advisory Services
  • Regulatory Services
  • Legal Support
  • Business and Finance
  • Interest Groups and Lobbying
  • Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
  • Central/Local Government 


Robert Gordon University graduates have gone on to be:

  • Contracts Analyst with Marathon Oil
  • Crime Intelligence Analyst with Grampian Police
  • Management Trainee with RBG Ltd
  • Paralegal with Mendes and Mount in New York
  • Business Services Graduate with Subsea 7 in Aberdeen


“I chose the Law and Management course because I wanted a degree which would enable me to consider a wide variety of careers upon graduation.”

Carole Ferguson Law and Management Degree BA (Hons)