Architecture, Construction & Surveying News

Explore the latest Architecture, Construction and Surveying news, including staff and student achievements and announcements.

  1. 12, January, 2016 RGU lecturer co-authors new book

    Tahar Kouider

    A lecturer at RGU has co-authored a book aimed at helping architecture, engineering and construction SMEs prepare for a UK Government programme.  

  2. 11, January, 2016 First cohort of students graduate from RGU energy course

    Kirsteen Bell CPES award

    The first cohort of students has graduated from a commercial practice course aimed specifically at the energy sector at RGU.  

  3. 16, December, 2015 CIOB award sees Mercy end uni career on a high note

    Mercy Ogunnusi

    An international student who has spent a year away from her husband and children to gain a postgraduate degree is ending her time at RGU on a high note after being awarded an industry prize in recognition of her academic achievements.  

  4. 16, December, 2015 Industry prize for Oldmeldrum student

    Kristian Low

    Kristian Low (35), who is also celebrating graduating with distinction, was awarded the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) prize at a ceremony held by the Scott Sutherland School.  

  5. 15, December, 2015 Hundreds of north-east pupils celebrate completion of ‘Access To’ programme at RGU

    Access To Health Professions L-R Megan Karakus and Chloe Craighead

    More than 200 S5 and S6 pupils from across Aberdeen City and Shire have taken part in this year’s ‘Access To’ programme at RGU, which gives them a taste of university life.  

  6. 26, November, 2015 RGU hosts construction careers event for pupils

    Scott Sutherland School event 2015 2

    Pupils from seven Aberdeen City and Shire schools got a glimpse of what a career in construction might hold for them thanks to an event at RGU this week.  

  7. 20, November, 2015 RGU to host events for prospective students

    The Sir Ian Wood Building

    The university will host a Visit Afternoon, from 12.30pm to 3.30pm, and Visit Evening, from 6pm to 9pm, on Wednesday, November 25.  

  8. 16, November, 2015 Architecture students brighten up the Silver City with colouring book inspired by Aberdeen

    Colouring book project UTG

    Architecture students at RGU have tapped into the current craze of colouring books for grown-ups by producing their own versions inspired by Aberdeen.  

  9. 04, November, 2015 RGU architecture student recognised for proposals to create landmark Torry building

    Daniel Whitelaw and Lord Provost George Adam

    Daniel Whitelaw (21), was presented with the City of Aberdeen Medal for Civic Architecture by Lord Provost of Aberdeen, George Adam.  

  10. 04, November, 2015 Ellon surveying student awarded memorial prize

    L-R Greg Roger and Neil Clapperton

    Greg Roger (22) was presented with the David Young Memorial Prize at the Scott Sutherland School of Architecture and Built Environment prizegiving.  

“I chose to study at Robert Gordon University because I was keen to attend an architecture school which had close links to an art college whilst also providing a technically focused course.”

Aisling Shannon Architecture BSc / MArch


  1. 23, June, 2018 Scott Sutherland School End of Year Show 2018

    The Scott Sutherland End of Year Show showcases the best work of our students across all disciplines, reflecting the broad spectrum of activities undertaken within our School.  

  2. 13, July, 2018 Summer Graduation Ceremony - Gray’s School of Art, Scott Sutherland School of Architecture and Built Environment (10:30am)

    Scott Sutherland School Surveying Graduates Lucy Kirsten Chyrelle

    Ceremony for all courses in Gray’s School of Art and Scott Sutherland School. View all of the courses graduating at this ceremony.  

  3. 20, August, 2018 Architecture Postgraduate Course in Professional Practice & Management


    This course in Architecture Professional Practice & Management is essential for candidates sitting the Part 3 exam.  

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