Robert Gordon University campus in the autumn  ©

Robert Gordon University 

Robert Gordon Univeristy is very proud to have been awarded Scottish University of the year, 2021 by the Times Good University guide.

A TEF gold rated university for teaching excellence, RGU prides itself on providing industry led courses with practical experience to give students an advantage in the workplace.  RGU is also consistently ranked very high for graduate employability. 

Founded in 1729 as a school, RGU was granted University status in 1992 and has grown and developed consistently ever since. 

GREAT Scholarships 2021

Robert Gordon University has four GREAT Scholarships available for the 2021-22 academic year for students from Bangladesh (one), India (one), Kenya (one) and Pakistan (one). 

For eligible subjects, please visit the university website. 

Students welcome you to Robert Gordon University  ©

Robert Gordon University

Key subjects showcase

MSc Advanced Archectectural Design equips you to play a lead role in the future design and construction of our buildings, cities and rural communities..  Projects are connected with industrial research and innovation, meaning you will explore real world problems in zero-carbon buildings, design for fabrication and assembly, digital and parametric design, and future bound design agendas. You will also gain a solid understanding on how UAVs and drones will radically change the world as we know it.

MSc Cyber Security is designed to equip you for a career at the forefront of cyber security. You’ll learn how to design and maintain secure information systems and networks, and to understand and manage threats to their security. This course prepares you for an exciting career in a fast-paced, ever-changing field. Thanks to our state-of-the-art facilities, you will also be proficient in the use of modern equipment, principles, techniques, tools and methodologies for the design, implementation, maintenance and recovery of secure networks and information systems. 

MSc Business with Strategic Risk Management: Globalisation, technological enhancements & a turbulent business environment calls for an enhanced ability to manage risk & a strong focus on business continuity in all sectors of the economy. This course offers managers both experienced & new to the field, the opportunity to develop their skills, in the management of risks.  Strongly connected to the business world, the course has been designed to equip you with the skills & knowledge required to identify, assess & manage strategic, organisational, environmental & technological risks, as well as threats presented by unpredictable situations.




Further information about Robert Gordon University

  • Awarded Scottish University of the year 2021 – Times Good University Guide.
  • 2nd in the UK (Top 50 in the world) in the Graduate Employment Rate QS
  • Tef gold rated top 20 per cent of UK universities for teaching quality (TEF)
  • 2nd in the UK for student satisfaction NSS 2020