How to make the most of a RGU Virtual Graduation

Graduation is such an important part of student life, it is the day when you are awarded for all the hard work you have put into your studies. But because of the pandemic, like everything else, graduation will be happening virtually this year. It’s not ideal but here are some ways in which you can…

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Studying BSc Paramedic Practice at RGU

Here I am writing a blog for the Scottish University of the Year, as a student of the very first BSc Paramedic Practice cohort at RGU. How on earth did I make it here? Read on to learn more about my journey.

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Placement to permanent job – Ecaterina’s story

Ecaterina Vidrascu joined the Data Lab MSc placement programme in May 2020, while undertaking her course in Data Science at RGU. She did her placement as an Alexa Skill Developer at TL Tech – Smart Home Solutions. It was so successful that TL Tech offered her a permanent position.

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Studying at RGU during COVID-19

Journalism student Natalia recounts her experience of dealing with the first lockdown, the switch to online classes and other challenges in student life.

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Studying MSc Drilling and Well Engineering at RGU

Liza van den Berg moved from the Netherlands to Aberdeen to study her favourite course at RGU. She has now graduated with a distinction and also secured a job. Read on to learn more about her RGU experience…

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How to make the most out of the RGU Virtual Open Day

Our Undergraduate Open Day may not be on-campus this year, but we’re just as fun virtually. We promise! We have events, talks, tours and so much more to show you what it feels like to be a student at RGU. Read on for tips on how to make the most out of the RGU Virtual…

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7 Simple and Affordable Ways to Stay Healthy as a Student

There is a common misconception that to be healthy, you have to spend a fortune. Over the course of my studies at RGU, I have gained a wealth of simple and affordable tips to remain healthy at university. Here are my top seven tips for students on how to stay fit physically and mentally…

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Studying amidst a pandemic: My virtual learning experience

When the clock struck 12 on New Year’s eve, I remember thinking that 2020 is going to be a happening year for me. I was about start a Master’s degree at RGU in two weeks, I had all my travel plans sketched out for the year and I couldn’t contain my excitement. But life had…

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Studying online LLB at RGU

We interviewed Stephen o’Hare, a Dundee-based solicitor and an RGU alumnus who pursued an online LLB degree after working 15 years in the technology sector. Here’s what he had to say about his RGU experience:

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Starting uni as a student nurse

Hello, my name is Chloe! I am really excited to share with you the beginning of a new series of blog posts about my new journey as a student nurse at the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedic Practice at Robert Gordon University.

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