International student Oliva moved to Aberdeen to study a master’s at RGU. She shares how she took advantage of the support at RGU to adapt to her new environment, and how the university’s support services helped her academically and personally.
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This year marks the 5th year that RGU have collaborated with the Nippon Foundation Ocean Innovation Consortium to deliver the Nippon Foundation Summer School. The month long programme focusing on offshore energy, will enhance capacity building in offshore engineering in…Read more
If you’re moving to Aberdeen from abroad to study at RGU, there are important things you need to take care of after arriving in the UK, such as registering with a doctor and opening a bank account. Here is a…Read more
Master’s student Jhulia moved from Brazil to come study in Aberdeen and has been living in Ramsay Development, one of RGU’s student accommodation sites. She shares her experience moving into a new home and the benefits of living in halls.Read more
First-year Biomedical Science student Aimee Work is the Chairperson of Active Girls Committee Aberdeen, who work to encourage more girls and women to participate in sport and physical activity. From speaking with the committee and RGU students, Aimee now shares the top barriers that…Read more
Media graduate Lauren has had the opportunity to work for Dean’s of Huntly for the past one and a half years while studying Digital Marketing at RGU. Her experience in both her courses have helped her develop her career and…Read more
Moving to a new country and having to adapt to a new culture can be nerve-wracking. To help you settle in Aberdeen, we asked international students at RGU their top tips on how to make the Granite City your home…Read more
Anthony won the Project Management Institute (PMI) Global Accreditation Centre (GAC) Scholarship and is studying MSc Project Management at RGU. He shares his academic experience on the course and how the scholarship will help him develop his future career.Read more
Adventure awaits in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire during the summer, with many sports and activities that will allow you to experience the wild outdoors! Navigate the North Sea, explore the region by land, or simply gather with friends to play some…Read more
Third-year Events Management student Eve Davidson raised £2,000 for the National Trust for Scotland (NTS) with her cohort as part of a module at RGU. Eve took part in the Aberdeen Student Festival where her team organised a fundraising quiz…Read more
RGU has many student societies, including academic ones, that will help you make some friends with people on your course and gain additional knowledge of your field. Jack Murphy shares more about the Pharmacy Society and his time as President.Read more
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