From College to University

I am currently in my 4th and final year of BEng Mechanical Engineering at RGU, however I have not spent my four years entirely at RGU. Like many others in my course, I took advantage of the degree link between college and university.

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National Make a Friend Day

Moving away from home and making friends at University can be a daunting idea. Research shows it takes about 40 to 60 hours to create a casual friendship, 80 to 100 hours to develop an established friendship, and about 200 hours to become “good friends.”

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Top 6 things to pack in your suitcase: International Student Guide

Are you an international student beginning studies at RGU and confused about what to pack? Here are 6 things that you must consider packing as you gear up to move to a new country:

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Top Tips to Write a Personal Statement

If you are considering applying to university, writing a personal statement is your step one. It is also the most important step as it is a chance for you to communicate to the university why you deserve a place in a particular course. As intimidating as it seems, here are some tips to help you…

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Studying at RGU and settling in Aberdeen

People move quite a lot in the world and for many different purposes, it is one of the many features of the modern world and living in it. Though no one ever said doing so is an easy thing no matter the normalcy of the event.

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5 Things I Didn’t Expect: Transitioning to University

With the new academic year beginning, I feel it is only fitting to write about the transition from Secondary School to University!

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