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Robert Gordon University

Garthdee House Garthdee Road, Aberdeen AB10 7QB, Scotland
+44 1224 262000
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Great location right by the Dee River in lovely Aberdeenshire.

The new part of the University (by the Dee River) is very welcoming, has nice layout and facilities... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2017
MFrelas
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Chicago, Illinois
Modern Campus

Modern university on the outskirts of Aberdeen. Nice campus with lost of modern fit for purpose... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2016
Sarah D
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21 Apr 2017
“Great location right by the Dee River in lovely Aberdeenshire.”
20 Jul 2016
“Modern Campus ”
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Garthdee House Garthdee Road, Aberdeen AB10 7QB, Scotland
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+44 1224 262000

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Reviewed 21 April 2017

The new part of the University (by the Dee River) is very welcoming, has nice layout and facilities (including swimming pool). Good coffee and food in numerous locations. Convenient location, walking distance to the city center.

Thank MFrelas
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Modern university on the outskirts of Aberdeen. Nice campus with lost of modern fit for purpose buildings and facilities for students such as a good gym and pool. Campus is leafy and pleasant to stroll around. Unless attending the university or an event it is...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I gained a degree here several years ago, it has a great range of courses and different ways to study. The campus is now based in one area with some great views across the city and countryside. Easy transport links too.

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Jo F, Web Editor at Robert Gordon University, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review! We're very proud of our campus and university and its fantastic to hear that you enjoyed your time with us.

Reviewed 23 March 2016

Robert Gordon University has a marvellous campus that continues to develop on the north bank of the River Dee at Garthdee in Aberdeen. Accessible by the public, there are riverside paths that allow for long walks. Parking is restricted on site during the day but...More

Thank RealYstyck
Jo F, Web Editor at Robert Gordon University, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review RealYstyck! We're very proud of our university and we love that we can share our beautiful campus with the public. If you ever need details about parking or transport, or fancy a virtual wander around the campus, please visit our...More

Reviewed 14 September 2015

I attended RGU as a student for 3 years. The views from the library tower over the city are amazing! The architecture of the buildings is also nice to look at. The inability to open windows from inside the classrooms that are effectively like greenhouses...More

Thank HyperBunny86
Reviewed 10 September 2015

This is one of the best universities in UK. A progressive university that usually tops employment and education polls such of that of the Times. I was really impressed when I visited there, some fantastic facilities for students.

Thank Niko G
Reviewed 7 July 2015

I can vouch for two things... an amazing culture and best professional education. It is a beautiful campus with river Dee flowing beside. You can actually walk up to the river and take a break in between the classes.

1  Thank Aks-e-khanabadosh
Reviewed 20 September 2014

The campus is in school hill next to the art gallery and houses the private school and former University buildings set around gardens. The university is now at Garthdee. You can't visit any buildings but it's worth having alook inside the gates if you are...More

Thank bdenhow
Reviewed 25 November 2013

Really nice building, excellent walk, and bang in the city centre (for the RG School) and a very nice modern looking building for the Garthdee campus.

Thank Pablo J
Reviewed 31 December 2012

My daughter goes to the uni, It is a wonderful clean bright looking place And I felt very comfortable visiting her there.

2  Thank doopher
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