How I graduated with a master’s in nursing on my 60th birthday


Recent RGU graduate Anne developed a long and successful career in nursing before deciding to study for a master’s in Advancing Nursing Practice and obtained her qualification just as she turned 60! She shares more about her academic and professional background as well as her experience studying at RGU to further her career. Can you […]

From computing studies to a graduate role as a Software Engineer


Recent graduate Kieran shares with us his experience of studying Computing – Application Software Development at RGU and his new role as a Graduate Software Engineer. How I got into computing University wasn’t supposed to be an option for someone like me. At least that’s how the stereotype goes. I struggled in exams, I left […]

A look back at “Global Citizenship Live” through RGU students’ eyes


In February, we organised our very first “Global Citizenship Live” event, an opportunity for RGU students to learn more about the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals and how they can support initiatives both at and outside university. Learn more about the event and hear from participants about their experience in this blog. On Wednesday 21 […]

From college to university as a student in Applied Social Sciences


Applied Social Sciences student Zoe shares her journey from college to university and her experience studying at RGU so far as a young mum who wasn’t sure higher education was even for her. My journey into Social Sciences I grew up in Peterhead and finished school in 2013 having no idea what I wanted to […]

Moving from India to Aberdeen to study MSc International Fashion Business


MSc International Fashion Business Lavanya shares why she decided to study for a master’s degree at RGU and how her course and placement experience helped her develop essential skills and confidence to pursue a career in the fashion industry. Deciding to pursue a master’s degree I am Lavanya, and I come from a town in […]

Obtaining my PMI scholarship at RGU: A tale of passion, purpose and persistence


Master’s student Gideon shares his journey at RGU which led him to obtain the Project Management Institute scholarship for his work in Diversity, Equality and Inclusion. Hear about his university highlights and how he thinks the scholarship will help him in his career in this blog. Why I chose MSc Project Management at RGU Since […]