17, September, 2014 RGU academics to monitor voting intention on Twitter
A team of academics at RGU will investigate whether Twitter can be used to predict the outcome of the Scottish independence referendum on polling day.
Research at RGU
The focus at Robert Gordon University is on applied research. An integral part of our purpose is to build a research base of staff and students who undertake highly relevant leading-edge research that advances knowledge and provides tangible benefits to the wider economy and society.
RGU has world class researchers in allied health professions, computer science, engineering, architecture, accounting and finance, business and management, library and information management, and art and design.
Providing the focus for delivery of research and knowledge transfer and to further develop the excellent research that was identified in RAE2008.
Each research institute hosts a graduate school to engender a supportive research community, providing an environment conducive to high quality student experience and achievement.
Membership of the Institutes crosses the boundaries with each institute being thematic, rather than discipline based, carrying out research which is relevant to the wider community.
Study for a Research Degree
Information about how to become a research student at RGU.