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  1. 01, August, 2016 Students in Aberdeen will need a licence for BBC iPlayer

    TV Licence iPlayer

    Students will need to buy a TV Licence to download or watch BBC programmes on demand.  

  2. 01, August, 2016 CIOB accreditation for RGU construction management course

    New Scott Sutherland School 2015

    RGU's Construction Management degree has received industry accreditation by the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB).  

  3. 29, July, 2016 Triple celebrations for Mearns student

    Ross McLean

    A Mearns student is celebrating graduating with an honours degree, picking up two university awards and starting a new job.  

  4. 28, July, 2016 OPINION PIECE: Social Media and how we respond to tragedy

    Professor Sarah Pedersen explores how we respond to tragedy on social media in her latest opinion piece.  

  5. 28, July, 2016 Energy Ventures supports the next generation

    Two RGU scholars have been recognised for their expertise with the award of the Energy Ventures Prize.  


  • "With a prospectus cover that proclaims "your career starts here", Robert Gordon University does what it says on the tin. [...] For many years now it has turned out job-ready graduates who are snapped up by employers." The Sunday Times University Guide 2013 



  1. 24, October, 2016 Visit to Pakistan

    Michelle MacFadyen

    Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen is visiting Pakistan  

Andrew Leonard

“I have loved studying at Robert Gordon University. It has really helped to prepare me for the job market and I’m now looking forward to the next chapter in my life.”

Andrew Leonard Computer Science BSc (Hons)

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