Robert Gordon University Reviews

Updated 13 Feb 2021

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Robert Gordon University Principal & Vice-Chancellor Ferdinand von Prondzynski
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  • "They're not RGU people that do what they do(in 3 reviews)

  • "Modules, superficiality of some lecturers(in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Staff"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cleaner in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Recommends

    I have been working at Robert Gordon University full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Night shift staff very nice and helpful

    Cons

    The salary is not the best and atta

  2. "Geotechnical Engineer/Geologist"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Post Doctoral Research Associate in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Robert Gordon University part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Experience, Training, Career Opportunity, Teamwork

    Cons

    Not giving much attention to research.


  3. "Overall had a nice experience"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Robert Gordon University part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good Support from staff. They were very supportive, especially the office staff and the IT Staff

    Cons

    Not enough veggie food options at the campus for staff.

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  4. "Great work/personal life balance"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Administrator 
    Recommends

    I have been working at Robert Gordon University part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great working hours, flexibility and perfect work / personal life balance.

    Cons

    Lack of training at the start of employment.

  5. "An accommodating and varied working environment."

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Online Learning Developer in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Robert Gordon University full-time

    Pros

    Interesting and varied work, supportive local working environment, accommodating local leadership, open-door line-level management, green working location

    Cons

    Limited progression, detached top-level management, frequent reshuffle mentality

  6. "Very interested and nice people"

    5.0
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    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Developer in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Robert Gordon University full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    chance to learn, good working conditions

    Cons

    quite quite during to the summer

  7. "Good employer"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Applications Supervisor in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Robert Gordon University full-time

    Pros

    Fair. Steady. Pay. Good conditions

    Cons

    Semester. Cheese . Still all men.

  8. "Great company with lovely staff and beautiful campus"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Systems Administrator in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Robert Gordon University full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Beautiful campus with great staff and students

    Cons

    Not much opportunity for flexible working

  9. "Overall god experience"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Research Intern in Aberdeen, Scotland

    I worked at Robert Gordon University part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Freedom to explore own ideas

    Cons

    No guidelines on expected deliverables

  10. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Careers Adviser in Aberdeen, Scotland

    I have been working at Robert Gordon University full-time

    Pros

    Love working with student body and currently university has adapted well to online learning so still continuing to support students remotely.

    Cons

    Have no current concerns regarding my role

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