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Robert Gordon University

Aberdeen | Grampian and Tayside

Sporty City Campus By the sea

Ucas code: R36

Robert Gordon University is a leader when it comes to graduate employability, with an impressive 97.1% of our graduates working or in further study within six months of graduation. With an emphasis on practical experience wherever possible, we ensure our students are ready for life after graduation – over 90% of our courses include a work placement option.

Source:The Robert Gordon University Students' Association
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How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Diverse local nightlife

62%

MED

Creative

64%

MED

Political

46%

MED

Varied union activities

63%

MED

Sporty

78%

HIGH

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 97% MED
Student satisfaction score 80% MED
Average graduate salary £21.5k MED

Number of students

12,696

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

71%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

29%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

41%

of students are male

Young / Mature

19%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

19%

of students here are from outside the UK

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League table rankings

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