Aberdeen and Robert Gordon may merge

June 21, 2002

The governors of Robert Gordon University were this week debating a confidential report that could lead to merger with neighbouring Aberdeen University by 2004. Aberdeen's court will consider the report next week.

The institutions have been exploring greater collaboration, backed by £160,000 from the Scottish Higher Education Funding Council.

Glasgow and Strathclyde universities, and Dundee and St Andrews, have made formal links but have ruled out merger.

Please login or register to read this article

Register to continue

Get a month's unlimited access to THE content online. Just register and complete your career summary.

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments