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We are now accepting applications for students who wish to come and study with us in Semester 1 (Fall) of 2019/20.

Erasmus

To apply, please complete our Online Application form (Firefox and Chrome only). Please note that you will have to complete the Registration before you can apply, this can be found on the right hand side of the Online Application form page.

After your application has been submitted online, it will be automatically submitted to RGU and you should receive an email within 5 working days to confirm receipt.  If you have not received an email within this timescale please check your junk email folder.  If there is not an email there, please contact us on studyabroad@rgu.ac.uk

Please note applications will not be considered without the required enclosures.

Applications should by submitted by 01 June for study periods starting at the beginning of the Academic Session and by 01 November for study periods starting at the beginning of Semester 2.

Exchange Students from Outside the EU

To apply, please complete our Online Application form (Firefox and Chrome only). Please note that you will have to complete the Registration before you can apply, this can be found on the right hand side of the Online Application form page.

After your application has been submitted online, it will be automatically submitted to RGU and you should receive an email within 5 working days to confirm receipt.  If you have not received an email within this timescale please check your junk email folder.  If there is not an email there, please contact us on studyabroad@rgu.ac.uk

Please note applications will not be considered without the required enclosures.

Applications should by submitted by 01 June for study periods starting at the beginning of the Academic Session and by 01 November for study periods starting at the beginning of Semester 2.

Non Erasmus Students from the EU

You may apply to attend RGU for a study period (i.e. to obtain ECTS credits to take back to your home institution), even if your institution does not have a link under the Erasmus Programme.

However, if you are accepted, you will be expected to pay tuition fees.

For undergraduate programmes, current fees are:

  • £1,820 for a whole Academic Session
  • £910 for one semester

Important

Aberdeen Business School cannot currently accept non-Erasmus students.

How to Apply

To apply, please complete our Online Application form (Firefox and Chrome only). Please note that you will have to complete the Registration before you can apply, this can be found on the right hand side of the Online Application form page.

After your application has been submitted online, it will be automatically submitted to RGU and you should receive an email within 5 working days to confirm receipt.  If you have not received an email within this timescale please check your junk email folder.  If you have not received our email, please contact us at studyabroad@rgu.ac.uk

Please note applications will not be considered without the required enclosures.

Applications should by submitted by 01 June for study periods starting at the beginning of the Academic Session and by 01 November for study periods starting at the beginning of Semester 2.

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.

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.