Month: August 2016

Writing your Personal Statement

The personal statement is a key component of your UCAS application. It is the only part of the application process that you have complete control over, so it your best chance to sell yourself to the admissions tutor. Here are my top tips for how to write a successful personal statement; (more…)

RGU Gateway to International Opportunities

It’s a little unusual to be writing the first words of this blog, a diary of my time at university, from the banks of the Hudson here in New York City. However, if I hadn’t made the decision in 2012 to move from my hometown in Glasgow to accept my place at RGU in Aberdeen, then I would never have taken this trip. (more…)