Robert Gordon University Canadian College Transfer Programs
KOM Consultants is the official Canadian representative for Robert Gordon University in Scotland UK. Canadian applications to Robert Gordon University’s Transfer Degrees from Canadian Colleges are submitted directly through KOM Consultants 1-877-318-8203 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
ROBERT GORDON UNIVERSITY
KOM Consultants is delighted to introduce Robert Gordon University (RGU). The university is home to a vibrant community of 14,000 students from 132 countries, and offers courses at undergraduate, postgraduate, MBA and PHD level. RGU also offer, and accept, exchange and study abroad student programs.
Articulating to a degree program at Robert Gordon University in Scotland is available to students from participating Canadian Community Colleges across the country.
Generally, students with completed diplomas and / or associate degrees are eligible for automatic advanced standing into the related Robert Gordon University degree programs which can be completed in one or two years (depending on the level you wish to continue your studies to).
Academic Schools at Robert Gordon University (RGU)
- Aberdeen Business School
- School of Applied Social Studies
- School of Architecture and Built Environment
- School of Computing Science and Digital Media
Entry Requirements at Robert Gordon University
Canadian applications are viewed on a case by case basis and the entry requirements will depend on which course you are applying for and at which entry point. However, generally Robert Gordon University RGU will consider Canadian students with a GPA between 2.75-3/4.0 in their diploma or undergraduate course.
Scholarships & Costs
Scholarships for Canadian Community College Students at Robert Gordon University
Average course fee at Robert Gordon University is approximately £11,500 for one year.
RGU’s Partners Scholarships
Open to all students applying from a college that have a formal partnership with RGU in Canada. Students will automatically be assigned this scholarship when they apply and are accepted into their chosen course. The scholarship is £3000, which is roughly $5000 CDN (but please check the exchange rate as these will fluctuate daily.
Scotland’s Saltire Scholarships (SSS) is a substantial program of scholarships, offered on a matched funding basis between the Scottish Government and Scottish Higher Education Institutions. The scheme offers up to 200 awards, each worth £2000 ($4,000). These are towards the tuition fees, for any one year of full time study, on an Undergraduate, Masters or PhD course at any of Scotland’s higher education institutions.
The scholarships are designed to support the promotion of Scotland as a learning nation and a science nation and are therefore targeted at the priority sectors of creative industries, life sciences, technology, financial services and renewable and clean energy. These are available across key priority countries, including Canada.
The scholarships are available to students as part of a wider strategy to promote Scotland as a study destination and showcase Scotland’s higher education offering in international markets.
The closing date for applications is late May. Students will need to apply to Robert Gordon University through KOM Consultants and have a offer of place at RGU before they can apply. Late applications to courses are accepted until mid-August prior to September entry.
Cost of living in Aberdeen (guide only)
University Accommodation – from $7,000 – $9,000 (for 40 weeks)
Other costs inc. food (depending upon lifestyle) – $5,950 (for 40 weeks)
Prices and conversion rates as at 9th November 2015. Prices and rates prevailing at time of payment will be charged.
Contact KOM Consultants for more information on Scholarship and application process to Robert Gordon University
About Robert Gordon University
About Robert Gordon University
Robert Gordon University (RGU) in Scotland is an exciting blend of the traditional and the contemporary. Founded in 1729 the University has a history in education of over 250 years, yet in 2013 it will become the UK’s most modern university with the opening of its 170 million pound campus development at Garthdee.
Furthermore, Robert Gordon University have an outstanding graduate employment track record. RGU is the top university in the UK for graduate employment according to the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) and RGU have the lowest unemployment rate for graduates in Scotland and the second lowest in the whole of the UK at 2.8% (The Sunday Times University Guide 2013)
Robert Gordon University focuses on professional based, career driven courses.
|ABOUT ROBERT GORDON UNIVERSITY|
|International Student Population:||1,000|
|Faculties:||Business, Social Science, Architecture & Built Environment, Art & Design, Computer Science & Digital Media, Engineering, Health Science, Nursing and Midwifery, Pharmacy & Life Sciences|
|Entry Requirements:||Canadian College Diploma (2 or 3 years). Entry requirements will vary depending on program|
|Application Dates:||Canadian College Transfer Applicants are advised to apply 9 months in advance|
|Annual Tuition Fees:||Contact KOM Consultants for latest tuition fees 1-877-318-8203|