Robert Gordon University: Statistics

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#1401 of 14,160In the World
#494 of 2,789In Europe
#97 of 163In the United Kingdom
#11 of 18In Scotland
#2 of 2In Aberdeen
#90 of 1,046For Entrepreneurship
Top50%For 41 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
22%
Enrollment
12,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
rgu.ac.uk
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate22%
Admissions RequirementsUndergraduate: Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) Higher Grade passes (minimum of 3) plus Standard Grade passes, or General Certificate of Education (GCE) Advanced Level passes (minimum of 2) plus Ordinary Level passes, or alternative qualifications. Postgraduate: an honours degree or degree equivalent.
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - January; February-June)
Enrollment12,500
Full time employee650
Student:staff ratio19:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
5,433
Citations
139,390

Robert Gordon University majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,365 / 28,619
Medicine
1,157 / 27,131
Engineering
1,054 / 21,457
Business
951 / 33,357
Computer Science
916 / 14,662
Chemistry
836 / 25,898
Biology
462 / 24,867
Sociology
442 / 13,395
Psychology
437 / 12,692
Physics
412 / 5,710
Environmental Science
351 / 8,641
Materials Science
344 / 4,188
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
333 / 5,983
Nursing
291 / 3,981
Art & Design
289 / 3,821
Communications and Public Relations
273 / 8,020
Economics
268 / 7,483
Health Science
262 / 4,156
Political Science
259 / 2,320
Family medicine
186 / 3,748
Mathematics
168 / 3,377
Marketing
167 / 11,368
Healthcare Management (MHA)
164 / 1,880
Demography
157 / 4,792
Pharmacy
149 / 2,240
Machine Learning
146 / 2,939
Management Information Systems
142 / 4,235
Environmental Management
122 / 2,977
Chemical Engineering
111 / 3,532
Education Majors
111 / 2,330
Project Management
105 / 2,163
Public Policy / Administration
104 / 1,645
Law
103 / 697
Entrepreneurship
103 / 7,191
Physical Therapy
99 / 3,402
Public Health
95 / 5,239
Biochemistry
93 / 10,153
Library and Information science
90 / 646
Automation and Control engineering
89 / 4,701
Social Psychology
89 / 6,379

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19935110
19946150
19958383
1996109179
1997109220
1998115313
1999118423
2000177582
2001131734
2002117955
20031451320
20041641530
20051732233
20061682993
20072043741
20081894534
20092075289
20102056409
20112237294
20122298892
20132439619
201426610438
201528410836
20162919539
201732410005
20183189167
201929610621
202033212953

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$3,750$6,250
International students$16,250$6,250

Robert Gordon University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+++
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences+++
Diploma of Higher EducationMidwifery, Nursing
Bachelor's DegreeAccountancy, Computer Graphics, Computer Networks, Engineering, Hotel and Restaurant, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Law, Management, Midwifery, Nursing, Publishing and Book Trade, Retailing and Wholesaling, Tourism
Bachelor's Honours DegreeAccountancy, Architecture, Artificial Intelligence, Biological and Life Sciences, Chemistry, Computer Graphics, Computer Networks, Design, Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Hotel and Restaurant, Industrial Design, Information Sciences, Law, Management, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Retailing and Wholesaling, Social Work, Surveying and Mapping, Tourism
Master's DegreeAnalytical Chemistry, Architecture, Business and Commerce, Design, Engineering, Fine Arts, Information Technology, Law, Library Science, Management, Pharmacy, Public Administration, Public Health, Publishing and Book Trade, Social Work, Tourism
DoctorateAccountancy, Biomedicine, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Engineering, Information Sciences, Law, Management, Media Studies, Medical Technology, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sports

Robert Gordon University alumni

  1. Vogue Williams

    Photo
    Vogue Williams
    Born in
    Ireland Flag Ireland
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    television presenteractor
    Biography

    Vogue Matthews is an Irish model and media personality, known for participating in Dancing with the Stars and Stepping Out and for winning the 2015 series of Bear Grylls: Mission Survive.

  2. Isa Ali Pantami

    Photo
    Isa Ali Pantami
    Born in
    Nigeria Flag Nigeria
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    civil servant
    Biography

    Isa Ali Ibrahim also known as Sheikh Pantami is the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy in Nigeria. He was the Director General and CEO of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) of Nigeria from 26 September 2016 – 20 August 2019 when he was nominated as minister and sworn into office on 21 August 2019.

  3. Donnie Munro

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    Donnie Munro
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    singerpolitician
    Biography

    Donnie Munro is a Scottish musician, and former lead singer of the band Runrig.

  4. Hannah Miley

    Photo
    Hannah Miley
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    swimmer
    Biography

    Hannah Louise Miley is a Scottish competitive swimmer who specialises in the Individual Medley. Miley trained when she was younger at Inverurie Swimming Centre. She has represented Great Britain at three Olympic Games, reaching the final of the 400 metres individual medley on each occasion, finishing sixth in 2008, fifth in 2012 and fourth in 2016. Also in the 400 m individual medley, she is a former World short-course champion (2012), European champion (2010), and two-time European short-course champion (2009 and 2012) representing Great Britain, and a two-time Commonwealth champion (2010 and 2014) representing Scotland.

General info

Alternative namesRGU
Founded1992
AccreditationPrivy Council
MottoOmni Nunc Arte Magistra
Make the best of all your abilities
Academic structureAberdeen Business School
School of Creative and Cultural Business
The Law School
School of Computing and Digital Media
School of Engineering
Scott Sutherland School of Architecture
Gray's School of Art
School of Health Sciences
School of Nursing and Midwifery
School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences
School of Applied Social Studies
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
European University Association (EUA)
Universities UK

Location and Contacts

AddressGarthdee
Aberdeen, Scotland, AB10 7QB
United Kingdom
City population223,000
Phone+44 (1224) 262 000
Fax+44 (1224) 262 147

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