RGU - The School of Computing Science and Digital Media

RGU - The School of Computing Science and Digital Media

The School of Computing Science and Digital Media courses develop skills and expertise for a wide range of Computing technologies and target applications.

The School has an excellent reputation for its innovative and practical approaches to teaching and learning. For generations it has produced qualified professionals across a broad spectrum of technical careers with graduates in high profile, international roles. We offer a wide range of technical, commercial and creative courses designed in close- collaboration with industry to ensure that graduates are highly skilled and able to contribute to range of organisations.

We pride ourselves in the development of innovative courses that address the future needs of industry and society.

We also form part of Robert Gordon University, the Best UK University for Employment* with an outstanding employment rate for our postgraduate students at 96%**.

Professionally Accredited Courses

Many of our courses are accredited by the key professional bodies to ensure that they are of a quality industry standard. Accreditations include:

BCS (The Chartered Institute for IT)



Our Postgraduate Courses

We offer a number of professionally focused postgraduate courses in Computing.

Visit our course pages to find out more:

MSc Information and Network Security

MSc IT for the Oil and Gas Industry

MSc Software Technology with Network Management

MSc Information Engineering


The School of Computing Science and Digital Media has an active and vibrant research community. If you undertake a research degree with us, you will work alongside, and be supported by, experienced researchers and academics.

Research within the school falls under the “IDEAS” research institute with a focus on Computational Intelligence, Smart Information Systems, Wireless and Video Communications and Socio-Technical Systems.

Find out more about our research here.

How to Apply

To find out more about our postgraduate courses you can visit our website.

Apply online or contact us for more details.

Tel: +44 (0) 1224 262209


*HESA 2013 **HESA 2011/12

Application Procedure

Please refer to our website.