Our degrees offering a range of study options on campus here in Aberdeen and online, are highly ranked both in Scotland and the UK.

Information, Communications, Marketing and Media courses develop sought-after vocational skills in areas such as Marketing, Journalism, Fashion Management, Hospitality & Tourism and Information Management.

Robert Gordon University ranks within the top universities in the Complete University Guide.

Why Study Information, Communications, Marketing and Media Here?

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We take a strongly vocational approach, partnering with employers and regularly reviewing our programmes to ensure courses are current and relevant. 

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Our highly creative and interdisciplinary courses place strong emphasis on gaining transferable skills in research, writing, presentation and computer-based authoring. 

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We have a number of modern facilities including a TV and radio studio, TV control room, green screen and Mac suites to ensure you get the most from your studies.

“The MSc Digital Marketing course has equipped me with the confidence, experience and necessary tools to be successful as a graduate and productive at my place of work. A great investment overall!”

Ilias Angelogiannis Digital Marketing MSc


Careers

With many of our courses recognised by professional bodies you will be highly sought after by employers.

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Careers in Communication

Opportunities exist in public relations, marketing and event management.

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Careers in the Media

Opportunities exist in print and broadcast journalism and increasingly in online media outlets.

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Careers in Information

Develop a career in the rapidly expanding information industry.

News & Events

  1. 31, January, 2018 CityLab - Where the City Becomes the Classroom

    The CityLab project ‘Where the City is the Classroom” is an interdisciplinary opportunity for students from any disciplines in RGU to collaborate with students from the University of Aberdeen, to develop a ideas, which will have a positive social impact.  

  1. 19, December, 2017 Award win for CDA

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    Common Data Access (CDA) is celebrating after scooping a win at the UK Association Awards Ceremony in Manchester. CDA – a subsidiary of Oil & Gas UK – won the Best eLearning/Online Education award for its innovative Graduate Certificate in Petroleum Data Management. The online course – the first of its kind – is designed to be studied anywhere in the world while working full-time. The course is part of a collaborative programme led and funded by CDA and delivered by Robert Gordon University (RGU) in Aberdeen to establish Petroleum Data Management (PDM) as a recognised professional discipline.  

  2. 24, November, 2017 Love it or loathe it, Black Friday is back - Andrew Turnbull

    Andrew Turnbull

    It’s back! For better or worse, love it or loathe it, the annual jamboree is returning to the UK this weekend, to delight some and to haunt others. Around £5 billion will be spent over a four-day period.  

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