Robert Gordon University

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About the institution

Robert Gordon University is based on the riverside in Aberdeen and offers a wide range of courses across three faculties: Aberdeen Business School, the faculty of design and technology and the faculty of health and social care. Most courses can be completed part time and some courses allow the option of distance learning through the online learning environment, Campus Moodle. Among the university’s specialist learning facilities are a wave tank, television studio, digital X-ray suite and moot court.

Key facts (HESA 2013/14)

All students: 
13,409
Male UG students: 
37%
Female UG students: 
63%
Full-time students: 
80%
Under 21 on entry: 
67%
International: 
13%
Undergraduate: 
70%
Student-staff ratio: 
19.6
Average UCAS tariff: 
384.6

Degree classifications class of 2014 (HESA 2013/14)

First: 13%
2.1: 26%
2.2: 17%
Pass: 7%

Employability class of 2014 (DLHE 2013/14)

94%
In work or further study 6 months after graduation
74%
In professional employment 6 months after graduation
22,000
Median salary UK domiciled in FT employment
UCAS code: 
R36
Schoolhill Aberdeen Aberdeen
Postcode: 
AB10 1FR
Telephone number: 
01224 262000

Guardian university guide rank

44

out of 119

Times university guide rank

86

out of 128


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