Business & Innovation
RGU has a long history of innovation, providing enhanced opportunities for accessible education. With a proud record of graduate employability we are now taking another evolutionary step to create a vibrant Entrepreneurship and Innovation Ecosystem. Our objective is to prepare the university and the wider community for the innovation economy, diversifying the economy of the North East.
The RGU Startup Accelerator offers teams of students, staff or alumni access to a five-month, mentor-led development programme as well as seed funding and incubation space to turn creative ideas into viable, high-growth businesses.
Attend an Innovation Event
Take the first steps to developing your entrepreneurial skills by attending one of our events, such as an Innovation Masterclass or Innovation Skills session.
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Keep updated on all of our activities, events, updates and startup stories by subscribing to our mailing list to get e-mail digests a few times a month.
Published: Monday 02 March 2020Game on for Graduate Apprenticeships with Robert Gordon University
RGU is now working with four of the top football clubs in Scotland on the delivery of Graduate Apprenticeships (GAs).
Published: Monday 02 March 2020Supporting entrepreneurs and innovators in the heart of Aberdeenshire
Rural businesses across the North East are set to get a boost with the launch of the LINA Accelerator, supporting local entrepreneurs to turn their ideas into a reality or scale existing businesses.
Published: Tuesday 11 February 2020Director appointed to lead National Subsea Centre
RGU has appointed Chris Pearson as Director for the National Subsea Centre (NSC), who will lead the centre’s drive to tackle current and future challenges in subsea engineering with world-class research and development.