Named after the 17th century businessman and philanthropist, Robert Gordon University (RGU) aims to provide accessible education and enhanced opportunities to everyone across society. Today, this Scottish institution offers a wide range of courses across its 11 schools including online degrees as well as traditional taught courses in diverse subjects as Design, Management, Biomedical sciences, Architecture, and Engineering. In fact, it ranks 1st in the UK for food sciences and graduate prospects in pharmacy and pharmacology (The Times Good University Guide, 2018) and 1st for teaching quality in Architecture (The Times Good University Guide, 2018). Additionally, most of RGU’s undergraduate and graduate courses, such as the RIBA and ARB accredited Master of Architecture, carry professional accreditation from various bodies and combine theory with practical applications offering students a competitive edge in the job market.
S P Jain School of Global Management (SPJ) is an Australian Business school with campuses in Dubai, Sydney, India, and Singapore. The program in Dubai provides students with the opportunity to study in Australia and Singapore campuses. It offers undergraduate, graduate, and doctorate business courses and is ranked among the Top 20 Business Schools in the world by Forbes (2013) and bestowed with the gold standard in MBA accreditation by the Association of MBAs (AMBA), UK. In 2017, and for the fifth year in a row, SP Jain’s Global MBA program has been ranked in the TOP 20 in Forbes’ prestigious list of the world’s best 1-year international MBAs. The latest ranking places SP Jain in the company of top institutions like IMD, INSEAD, IE, Cambridge, Oxford, Warwick and SDA Bocconi. In addition to its high rankings, SP Jain is accredited by the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA), conferring its students with an Australian degree upon graduation.