What will I learn?

We’re focused on developing high-quality research within the domain of Data Driven Innovation. This can be classified into four key areas: Big Data, Internet of Things, Security and Privacy and Computing Education.

Which department am I in?

School of Computer Science and Digital Media

Study options

Full Time (12 months)

Tuition fees
£16,510.00 (US$ 20,372) per year
This is a fixed fee

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Start date

October 2020, February 2021


Robert Gordon University

Garthdee House,

Garthdee Road,


Aberdeen, City Of,

AB10 7QB, Scotland

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Bachelors Degree with a 2.7 GPA on a 4 point scale. First Professional Degree with a GPA of 2.7 on a 4 point scale. Students need to have an IELTS overall of 6.5 includes 5.5 in Reading, Writing, Speaking, Listening.

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About this uni

With professional placements, academic excellence, and state-of-the-art facilities, RGU is the perfect place to start your university journey.

  • First in Scotland with a 97.6% graduate employment rate
  • 16,000 students from 132 countries
  • Top 20% UK university - Gold in Teaching Excellence Framework
  • Start-up Accelerator Programme for all students