This is a patient care role, and you will work in multidisciplinary teams in a variety of settings including operating theatres, accident and emergency departments and on wards.

Students looking at x-ray of handUsing x-ray, computed tomography (CT), ultrasound, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and a number of other techniques and technologies you will assist in the diagnosis of injuries and illnesses, and the planning of a treatment schedule.

This is a varied role, with some of your duties include assessing the clinical requirements of patients, performing radiographic examinations and assisting with more complex radiological examinations.

Typical starting salary: £21,176- £27,625 (Band 5 of the NHS Agenda for Change pay scale)

Robert Gordon University graduates:

Some of our graduates have gone on to be:

  • Diagnostic radiographer at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
  • Radiographer for Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in London
  • Radiographer for NHS Grampian in Aberdeen

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  1. 20, November, 2015 RGU to host events for prospective students

    The Sir Ian Wood Building

    The university will host a Visit Afternoon, from 12.30pm to 3.30pm, and Visit Evening, from 6pm to 9pm, on Wednesday, November 25.  


  1. 08, December, 2015 Winter Graduation Ceremonies - Health and Social Care (10:30am)

    Vicky Keogh

    Ceremony for the School of Health Sciences, School of Nursing and Midwifery, School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences, School of Applied Social Studies, DELTA, CORE and the Aberdeen Centre for Trauma Research  

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Radiography X-Ray Suite Virtual Tour

Radiography X-Ray Suite

A tour of our state of the art Radiography X-Ray suite.

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