“My degree was particularly well aligned to the requirements of industry and definitely helped me to secure a job at Chevron and enabled me to make a confident start at work.”
Maurice Thomson Mechanical Engineering MEng Chevron
We are proud to be associated with the following leading organisations, institutions and professional bodies.
The Energy Institute (EI) is the leading professional body for the energy industries, supporting almost 13,500 professionals internationally.
Institute of Engineering and Technology
One of the world's leading professional societies for the engineering and technology community.
The Institution of Mechanical Engineers
The fastest growing professional engineering institution in the UK.
Talisman Energy, an independent upstream oil and gas company, provides scholarship opportunities to the University's School of Engineering and business, management and accounting students.
Petrofac is an international provider of facilities solutions to the oil and gas production and processing industries. The company currently supports the University's School of Engineering and Aberdeen Business School students by providing scholarship opportunities.
KCA Deutag is one of the world's leading onshore and offshore drilling and engineering contractors. The company currently supports the University's School of Engineering and Aberdeen Business School students by providing scholarship opportunities.
Technip is a world leader in engineering, technologies and project management for the oil and gas industry. Backed by more than 50 years of experience, Technip is a key contributor to the development of technologies and sustainable solutions for the exploitation of the world's energy resources.
Wood Group is an international energy services company, employing more than 28,000 people worldwide and operating in 46 countries. It provides a range of engineering, production support, maintenance management and industrial gas turbine overhaul and repair services.
AMEC is a focused supplier of high-value consultancy, engineering and project management services to the world's energy, power and process industries.
The Bureau Veritas Group has consistently built recognised expertise, helping clients comply with standards and regulations relating to quality, health and safety, environment and social responsibility. The Group manages client relationships and delivers a comprehensive range of services including inspection, testing, auditing, certification, ship classification and related technical assistance, training and outsourcing.
Sparrows Offshore Services is the lead brand within Energy Cranes International Limited, the world's most successful marine crane and lifting services contractor in the offshore oil and gas industry.
AGR Group is a leading provider of essential services and technologies to the international petroleum industry.
FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:FTI) is a leading global provider of technology solutions for the energy industry and other industrial markets. The Company designs, manufactures and services technologically sophisticated systems and products such as subsea production and processing systems and surface wellhead systems.
As the fifth largest publicly-traded integrated oil and gas company in the world, and a major actor in the chemicals business, Total has operations in more than 130 countries on five continents with approximately 97,000 employees. To meet growing energy needs on a long-term basis, Total's strategy involves deploying a sustainable growth model combining the acceptability of its activities with a sustained program of profitable investments.
In The Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2017, RGU was ranked as a top 10 UK university for good industry connections.