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  1. 18, July, 2016 Dream job in New Zealand beckons for RGU grad

    Stuart Whitehead

    An Aberdeen student has topped off his time at university with a first class honours degree, a new fiancée and the offer of his dream job in New Zealand.  

  2. 18, July, 2016 Video game career beckons for RGU grad

    Steven-James Moffat

    A north-east student is looking forward making a name for himself in the video games industry after graduating from Robert Gordon University (RGU).  

  3. 18, July, 2016 Young Ellon entrepreneur celebrates graduation

    Matt Sandham

    A young Aberdeenshire entrepreneur has his sights set on building his business up after graduating from Robert Gordon University (RGU).  

  4. 08, July, 2016 Computing prize for high-flying Huntly student

    Andrew Maclean computing prizegiving 2016

    A Huntly computing student has been awarded a prize in recognition of his outstanding academic achievements for the second year in a row.  

  5. 16, June, 2016 IIT and RGU team up to deliver Sri Lanka’s first MSc in Big Data Analytics

    Smart Data Technologies Centre

    RGU has teamed up with Informatics Institute of Technology (IIT) in Sri Lanka to help deliver the country’s first Big Data Analytics MSc postgraduate degree programme.  

  6. 01, June, 2016 RGU gearing up for summer Undergraduate Open Day

    Sir Ian Wood Building with RGU sign

    RGU will hold an Undergraduate Open Day in June for prospective students to learn more about the wide range of career-focussed degree level courses available.  

  7. 12, May, 2016 RGU to host exciting computing showcase

    Future Developed

    From controlling drone helicopters using leap motion technology to ground-breaking mobile phone apps, a new event at RGU will provide an exciting showcase of work by students in the School of Computing Science and Digital Media later this month.  

  8. 09, May, 2016 RGU student scoops best undergraduate computing award

    Corrie Green being presented his award

    Corrie Green (19), a Computer Science (Application Software Development) student, has been announced as the winner of the TARGETjobs Computer Science and Analytics Undergraduate of the Year title, sponsored by Expedia.  

  9. 29, April, 2016 RGU students design new website for Lord-Lieutenant

    L-R Brandon Torrie, Lord-Lieutenant Carol Kinghorn, Yoan Montoya and Piotr Starzek

    A group of computing students at Robert Gordon University (RGU) has helped to design a new website for the Lord-Lieutenant of Kincardineshire.  

  10. 08, April, 2016 Students cook up Fit Dish idea as part of CityLab project

    CityLab 2016 L-R Bogdan, Robyn and Jordan

    The pilot CityLab initiative saw students from RGU and the University of Aberdeen team up with Aberdeen City Council to look at city-wide challenges and develop innovative, tangible solutions around them.  

  1. Judith Herbert - BSc (Hons) Computer Science

    judith herbert

    "My university work placement secured my role at Shell."

    Judith Herbert Computer Science BSc (Hons)

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  1. 26, March, 2018 Mental Health Movie Monthly - Black Swan

    The Sir Ian Wood Building

    Come along to the free Mental Health Movie Monthly showing of 'Black Swan'.  

  2. 13, July, 2018 Summer Graduation Ceremony - School of Computing Science and Digital Media, School of Engineering (2:30pm)

    Computing Science Graduate Stuart Whitehead

    Ceremonies for all courses in Computing and Engineering. View all of the courses graduating at this ceremony.  

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“The most enjoyable part of my student life at Robert Gordon University was conducting research into evolutionary programming. This has served me well in my career, where I am developing novel solutions to tackle challenges in modern drug discovery.”

Nathan Brown School of Computing Graduate, The Institute of Cancer Research