Robert Gordon University

Robert Gordon University (RGU) provides industry led undergraduate and postgraduate courses leading to highly relevant awards and degrees. RGU has an international reputation for management, health, energy & technology courses.
Garthdee House
Garthdee Rd
AB10 7AQ
Aberdeen | GB
Charles Abbott


Innovation, Social


Boosting skills and employability. The programme will increase the quality and relevance of Europe’s education systems by providing funding for the professional development of education and training staff, as well as youth workers and for cooperation between universities, colleges, schools, enterprises, and not-for-profit organisations.
Securing Europes global competitiveness, strengthening its position in science and its industrial leadership in innovation by providing major investment in key technologies, greater access to capital and support for SMEs. The programme aims at tackling societal challenges by helping to bridge the gap between research and the market. Horizon 2020 is designed to be a different kind of EU research programme - funding the entire value creation chain from fundamental research through to market innovation, and with drastically less red tape.