Nominated as Young Software Engineer of the Year 2009 for his outstanding work on his final year project, Alan Gardner recently graduated with a BSc (Hons) in Computer Science.

alan gardnerIn 2005 Alan was working as a Planning Engineer for Aker Solutions when they offered to fund him through an undergraduate course.

Alan explained: "The University was very flexible when it came to organising my part-time course, allowing me to study each academic year over two calendar years. Having gained experience in software development during my time at Robert Gordon University, I have moved from the planning department into the information systems department, and now work as a software engineer."