Robert Gordon University gains an impressive international reputation for providing excellent quality education.

The university offers a vast range of courses from undergraduate through to PhD level and attracts more than 16,000 students from 132 countries every year. The modern campus is located in Aberdeen, North Scotland, a cosmopolitan and safe city which hosts several industrial operational headquarters.

RGU is consistently ranked among the UK's top universities for graduate employment for many years.

  • Top in Scotland for four subjects: health professions, journalism, architecture and pharmacy - The Guardian University Guide 2017

  • Top university for graduate jobs in the UK-  HESA July 2015

  • ‘Best Modern University in the UK' - The Times Good University Guide 2012

  • Top for graduate prospects  - The Guardian University Guide 2017

  • International Enquiries

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    Future international students how to contact us.

  • Meet us

    Visits

    Your chance to meet our staff in your country to either apply or discuss an existing application.

Faculties and Schools

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Information about each of our faculties and schools available to incoming Erasmus and exchange students

About Robert Gordon University

Robert Gordon University has an impressive history and we have the facts and figures to back this up.

About Aberdeen

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If you want to study full time, this is where you will live.

Timeline

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The University can be traced back to the birth of Aberdeen merchant and benefactor Robert Gordon in 1668.

Principal's Welcome

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Professor Ferdinand von Prondzynski welcomes you to our University.

Garthdee Campus

GARTHDEE

On the banks of the River Dee it has the very latest facilities to support your studies and leisure time.