Graduation Blog – Ishola’s Story

My journey to Robert Gordon University started in the summer of 2016. I searched frantically for schools in order to further my education after my national service in Nigeria. After considering a couple of schools, I decided on RGU based on factors like tuition, course content and its location (oil capital of Europe); the admission process was also seamless and easy. (more…)

RGU Winter Graduation 2017

This December RGU and its students celebrated winter graduation at the Beach Ballroom in Aberdeen. The day saw many proud faces in the audiences from friends, family and academics as our graduates accepted their degrees! (more…)

Graduation Day

A few weeks before graduation myself and the other members of my course gathered together to receive our letters from our tutor to say if we had passed the course or not. I opened mines with my friends Kerri, Alice and Hannah so we could emotionally support each other afterwards no matter the outcome. (more…)

RGU: The Graduation Story

It was a day pretty much like any other the only difference being that today, unknown to me, I had a flight to a catch. Beyond that a year or so of meeting new people, learning new things and getting to know this new-found land that I now call home. (more…)

What’s in a pitch?

On Thursday 2 March, I ran a workshop as part of Robert Gordon University’s Enterprise Event – 2 days filled with stimulating, challenging and inspiring events designed to stimulate the imagination of students to think out of the career box. (more…)

Top Ten Tips for writing Your CV

Writing CVs can be stressful and you may be unsure of what the content should include! The Careers and Employability Centre have come up with ten tips for writing your CV! (more…)

LinkedIn Job Search Tips

LinkedIn strengthens and extends your existing network, and helps you discover inside connections to support your career path. (more…)

Come Along to the Careers Opportunities Fair – 27th Oct 2016

There is so much going on within the University at the moment and you need to be there! The annual Careers Fair is coming up and this is YOUR chance to get involved and check out all that’s happening down at Garthdee! There are some really useful sessions that you need to attend and they all contribute to how you will get through your time at RGU, and after you graduate. (more…)

Placement Students at Anderson Anderson Brown LLP (AAB)

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Jessica Middleton (Human Resources Advisor)

We were delighted to be asked to feature as a ‘guest blogger’ on the RGU student blog and talk about the great experiences we have had working with placement students from the University.  So, where do we begin?! (more…)