Why Information Management Here?

The Information Management department’s excellent reputation speaks for itself - top in Scotland and 2nd in the UK for research in library and information management, according to the Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) 2008.

Study with us and you'll enjoy a close relationship with practitioners (both local and national), as well as academics highly respected in the information management field.

We specialise in meeting the needs not just of students but employers too, securing valuable placement opportunities that offer highly marketable workplace experience.

Always working with the professional community to develop relevant courses, we also maintain a close relationship with the Chartered Institute of Information and Library Professionals. It means an up-to-date and informed approach to preparing students for the realities of work.


  • "The campus development, which will give a central point of arrival and enable students to work together across faculties, is part of the university's ambition to create the best riverside campus in Europe."  The Sunday Times University Guide 2012.

Robert Gordon University, Garthdee House, Garthdee Road, Aberdeen, AB10 7QB, Scotland, UK: a Scottish charity, registration No. SC013781