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  1. 07, July, 2016 RGU lecturer takes reins of the Scotland U18 women's basketball team

    Donnie MacDonald

    Donnie MacDonald, RGU’s Sport and Exercise Science subject lead has been appointed as Head Coach of the Scotland U18 Women basketball team.  

  2. 07, July, 2016 RGU professor receives CAIPE Honorary Fellowship

    Prof. Lesley Diack

    Professor Lesley Diack has been awarded one of the first honorary fellowships of the Centre for the Advancement of Interprofessional Education (CAIPE).  

  3. 07, July, 2016 RGU students receive prestigious ‘Saltire’ for volunteering

    Saltire: Kevin Stewart MSP, Ashley Graham, Stevie Kearney

    Five students at RGU have been honoured at a national level for their outstanding contributions to volunteering.  

  4. 06, July, 2016 Oil and gas workforce wellbeing under the spotlight

    Steve Smith Enterprise Fellow

    Mindfulness based stress management is growing in popularity across the oil and gas industry as the sector responds to a rise in mental health awareness in its workforce, explains RGU's Dr Smith.  

  5. 04, July, 2016 North east schools put in strong performance at international ROV comp

    RGC team at ROV competition in Houston

    Two north-east schools have performed strongly in an international underwater robotics competition, finishing in the top 20 teams from across the globe.  


  • "With a prospectus cover that proclaims "your career starts here", Robert Gordon University does what it says on the tin. [...] For many years now it has turned out job-ready graduates who are snapped up by employers." The Sunday Times University Guide 2013 



  1. 24, August, 2016 Team Aberdeen Ambassadors drop-in session

    Team Aberdeen Ambassadors

    Come along to the Team Aberdeen Ambassadors drop-in session.  

Andrew Leonard

“I have loved studying at Robert Gordon University. It has really helped to prepare me for the job market and I’m now looking forward to the next chapter in my life.”

Andrew Leonard Computer Science BSc (Hons)

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