Studying Electronic and Electrical Engineering at RGU
Joseph Souter shares how his passion for electronics led him to study an HND in Engineering Systems. Considering his next steps, Joseph visited RGU’s Open Day and Applicants’ Day to find out more. After seeing the engineering facilities and speaking to the School of Engineering staff, Joseph’s mind was made up, and his new chapter…
My placement with Nike in Amsterdam as a Fashion Management student
RGU Fashion Management student Hannah Jones spent her third year of university on placement with Nike in Amsterdam. She shares more about her experience moving abroad and expanding her skills working for the multinational company.
My placement experience for MSc Digital Marketing
Mark Dawson graduated from RGU with a BA (Hons) Public Relations and decided to stay at the university to obtain a master’s in Digital Marketing. As part of his course, he had a placement experience with Mearns & Gill, a local Creative Marketing Agency. He shares more about his decision to pursue postgraduate studies as…
My journalism placement with STV
After obtaining an undergraduate degree in Nigeria, Hannah moved to Aberdeen to study a Master’s in Journalism at RGU. She spent four weeks on placement with STV, where she had the opportunity to work as a journalist and learn a wide variety of skills.
Obtaining a permanent role after my Digital Marketing placement
RGU offers plenty of amazing placement opportunities that can be a stepping stone towards your dream career. Digital Marketing student Grace Sanderson spent 12 weeks on placement with EODEX and got offered a part-time role with the company, which she will juggle with her studies during her last year at university. Read more about her…
Carrying out a non-hospital placement for my nursing course
Second-year Children and Young People and Mental Health Nursing student Becca carried out a placement as a Health Visitor. During her non-hospital placement, she learned new skills and grew both professionally and personally. Becca shares more about how she prepared for her placement, what she learned and what she will remember going forward in her…
How studying Management with Marketing helped kickstart my career
RGU alumnus Rohan Angus graduated in 2020 with a BA (Hons) Management with Marketing degree and is now working as a Marketing & Communications Assistant for VisitAberdeenshire. He shares how his course, and especially his placement, helped him kickstart his career.
Winning Intern of the Year for my RGU placement
RGU offers many opportunities for students to enhance their employability by encouraging industry placements. Remy Heslop, a third-year International Business Management student, spent one year on placement with Enterprise as part of her course. After months of dedication and hard work, she won Intern of the Year for Scotland and Northern Ireland! She also competed…
Studying BA (Hons) Journalism at RGU – Part 2
RGU graduate Clara Maurillon recounts her last two years studying the BA (Hons) Journalism. She discusses her placement experience, writing a research project, enhancing her employability and starting a career.
Applied Biomedical Science Placement Experience
Applied Biomedical Science student Lena discusses her final year studying at RGU and her placement experience at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.