Winning the EIG Sustainable Goals Student Ideas Competition
RGU student Palika Vithana won the EIG Sustainable Goals Student Ideas Competition organised by our Entrepreneurship and Innovation team. She tells us more about the competition and her idea of creating an Augmented Reality for book readers.
Everything you need to know about Accounting and Finance at RGU
We’ve been chatting to Alison Siggins, Academic Team Lead for our undergraduate Accounting and Finance degrees after RGU celebrated 25 years of running the BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance course! Alison talks to us about the kind of careers you may choose to explore after completing an undergraduate accounting degree at RGU, as well as…
Top tips to make the most out of Pause and Reflect Week
Pause and Reflect Week will take place between Monday 20th and Friday 24th of February. This time is the perfect opportunity to get some studying done while looking after yourself. Biomedical Science student Aimee Work shares her top tips for the perfect Pause and Reflect Week.
Completing First Aid Mental Health training at RGU
RGU student Bartek from the Law School is volunteering as an Advisor at the Grampian Community Law Centre, where he provides free legal services to members of the community. To better support his clients, he decided to complete a two-day training in First Aid Mental Health.
My journey from RGU to a graduate role in marketing
Dara Isles graduated from RGU in 2020 with a BA (Hons) in Public Relations and is now putting the skills she learned on her course into use in her graduate role in marketing. Find out more about Dara’s journey and her role as a marketing intern at Fugro.
Gaining practical experience as a Law student in the energy sector
Master’s student Natasha is studying Oil, Gas, and Renewable Energy Law at RGU. As part of her course, she visited the Community Energy Turbine in Seaton Park to learn more about what is in place to decarbonise energy supplies in Scotland to reach net zero by 2050. She shares how the project helped her build…
Studying MSc Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship at RGU
Tiwaloluwa Oladigbo shares how his entrepreneurial background and thirst to learn more led him to study MSc Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship at RGU. Read more to learn about Tiwaloluwa’s experience of the course and plans for his future.
Studying Biomedical Science vs Applied Biomedical Science
What is the difference between studying Biomedical Science and Applied Biomedical Science? RGU student, Aimee Work discusses her experience in choosing between the two possible degree routes within the Biomedical Science degree programme, and what factors led her to make an informed decision on the degree path most suitable to her.
Becoming an Aberdeen City Councillor after starting my career in politics at RGU
RGU alumna Deena Tissera became the first female councillor of ethnic minority at the Aberdeen City Council after the local elections in early May 2022. Her political career started at RGU, where she served three terms as Vice President (International) with RGU:Union after moving from Sri Lanka. She now wishes to continue her work in…