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Erasmus

Applications for 2019/20 are now closed.  Applications for Semester 1 of 2020/21 will open in March/April 2020.

Exchange Students from Outside the EU

Applications for 2019/20 are now closed.  Applications for Semester 1 of 2020/21 will open in March/April 2020.

Non Erasmus Students from the EU

Applications for 2019/20 are now closed.  Applications for Semester 1 of 2020/21 will open in March/April 2020.

Erasmus Work Placement Students (Incoming)

Please contact us directly for information on how to apply for an Erasmus Work Placement

Project Work Students coming from Europe

 

Please contact records@rgu.ac.uk for further information on how to apply to attend RGU as a project work student.

Erasmus Registration Procedures

General Information

Incoming Erasmus Students must complete and submit an application form and an ECTS Learning Agreement to apply for an Erasmus study period at RGU.

Deadlines

  • 01 June for students arriving in Semester 1
  • 01 November for students arriving in Semester 2

Applications can only be submitted online.  Students need to upload a letter of motivation and a transcript of records before the application can be submitted.  Other documentation may be required, depending on which academic School you are applying to.  Further information is provided in the online portal. 

Once a student’s application has been accepted and processed, the student will receive an e-mail from us. This e-mail will include the student's reference number which will allow them to apply for accommodation online at www.rgu.ac.uk/roomonline. Please note that you cannot apply for accommodation until you have recieved your student reference number. 

Linguistic Requirements

All Erasmus students are expected to have a level of competence in English to allow them to attend lectures, undertake course-work and examinations, both oral and written.   Students who have non-EU/EEA nationality must fulfil our language requirements - www3.rgu.ac.uk/international/english-language-requirements  These students must submit evidence when they apply.

School of Nursing and Midwifery - Requirements for Incoming Students

If you are applying to undertake an Erasmus study period with the School of Nursing and Midwifery, you are required to provide the following in addition to the online application form and RGU ECTS Learning Agreement:

1. Evidence of your vaccination against:

  • Hepatitis B
  • Rubella
  • Varicella Zoster
  • Tetanus/Diphtheria/Polio
  • BCG (or Mantoux test, if BCG not given in your home country)
  • Meningitis C (if you are under 25) 

2. A Police or Criminal Records check

3. 2 Character references

Please note that your application will NOT be considered unless accompanied by the above documentation.