Aberdeen day trip to Kincorth Hill and Cove Bay by bus

RGU alumna Marisa, shares her Aberdeen day trip to Kincorth Hill and Cove Bay in Aberdeen. These spots are easily accessed from the city centre by bus, making them the perfect places to go and visit whilst studying at RGU.

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6 Must-See Spots in Aberdeen & Aberdeenshire

You might know Aberdeen for its granite, nicknamed ‘The Silver City’ and ‘The Granite City’, or perhaps you know that Aberdeen is the Oil Capital of Europe. Whilst these things are true, there is also a huge amount of culture in Aberdeen – and some amazing places to visit and explore.

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A guide to the hidden gems of Aberdeen

RGU alumna Marisa, shares her favourite Aberdeen hidden gems that you can easily explore by bus, showing just how easy it is to get around Aberdeen.

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RGU: Nightline: Here to listen, not lecture

To help us mark University Mental Health Day on the 4th March 2021, Saoirse Brennan, an RGU: Nightline Coordinator writes about student mental health, the importance of seeking help and the motto of the RGU: Nightline service.

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RGU’s Top 20 of 2020

2020 has not been the year many of us expected (to say the least!) but with 2021 just around the corner and still a bit of uncertainty as to what next year will bring, we think it’s important to reflect on the positives of this year and remember everything you’ve achieved, no matter how big…

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How to Stay Healthy and Productive While Studying from Home

Working from home has lasted a lot longer than any of us expected! Many of us may be stuck in a routine which we are used to, but may not necessarily be the most productive. Physiotherapy student Andrea shares his top tips on how to stay healthy and productive while studying from home.

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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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