RGU Online MBA in World Top 40

The Robert Gordon University (RGU) is the top new university in Scotland, rated top in Scotland and 10th in the UK for graduate employment rate. It is ranked No. 1 in Scotland for graduate employment by The Times Good University Guide 2007.

The Robert Gordon University - Aberdeen Business School is one of the largest Business Schools in the UK, with 8 academic departments: Accounting, Finance and Economics, Business and Management, Public Policy, Law, Information Management, Communication and Media, Marketing and Human Resource Management.  The School offers 29 postgraduate courses with accreditation from CIPD, CIPS, AMBA, CIArb, CIMA, CIM, CMI, APM, PMI, IQA, Institute of Exporters, and CILIP to name a few.

It was the first new university in Scotland to gain AMBA accreditation for all its MBA Programs. The school offers a full-time MBA, part-time MBA, and online MBA (e-MBA). The length of its online MBA programme is 2 years 8 months, with a 10-day Leadership workshop.

RGU offers the following specializations:
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • MBA in Agribusiness Management
  • MBA in Food Business Management
  • MBA in Oil and Gas Management
  • MBA in Transport Strategy and Management
The online e-MBA program is listed in Top 32 worldwide by the Financial Times (FT) in March 2007 and in Top 40 Distance Learning MBAs in 2008 FT ranking.

The Times Good University Guide 2009 ranks the university as the best modern university in the United Kingdom, placed at 54th overall (out of 113 institutions in the UK).

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