Agreement in place with Aberdeen Business School

755 Commonwealth Avenue, B18
Boston, MA 02215
USA

Departments: (Departments with which we have links are in bold)
Finance
Computer Science/Information Technology
Management
Project Management
Marketing
Criminal Justice
Economics
Language and Literature
Chemistry
History
Urban Affairs
Psychology
Mathematics
Biology/Biotechnology
Sociology

Head of Institution: Robert Brown, President

Central Contact: Neus Codina
Assistant Director, Abroad at BU
Tel: 00 1 617 353 8429
E-mail: ncodina@bu.edu

Departmental Contact: Cristin Hoover
Student Services Coordinator, Abroad at BU
Tel: 00 1 617 353 8429
E-mail: choover@bu.edu

RGU Contact: Richard Barnes
Aberdeen Business School
Tel: + 44 1224 263030
Fax: + 44 1224 263333
E-mail: r.barnes@rgu.ac.uk

Website:
www.bu.edu/abroadatbu

Language of Delivery:
English

How to Apply:

  • Step 1: Contact Richard Barnes. He will provide Abroad at BU with a list of students who will participate in the program.
  • Step 2: Students provide application documents (including transcripts, application forms, Medical History and Physical Report form, a copy of passport & immigration documents, and financial documentation) to the Study Abroad Office in Aberdeen Business School.
  • Step 3: Students receive an I-20 from Abroad at BU, which will allow the student to apply for a visa (F1) at the US consulate or embassy.
  • Step 4: Students should plan to attend mandatory orientation activities in January or August.

Credits:
According to NAFSA, the Bologna Process and BU's IP, the standard conversion is US credits are worth two times an ECTS credit (i.e.: 4 US credits = 8 ECTS). A typical full-time class is worth 4 US credits.

Semester Dates:
Fall: September 6, 2011 to December 21, 2011
Spring: January 17, 2012 to May 11, 2012

Accommodation Information:

Accommodation Provided

On-campus accommodation available

Average cost of rent per month

$4,140 per semester (3-4 months)

Items provided in
accommodation

Bed and mattress (no sheets or pillows); desk and chair; closet or dresser

Laundry facilities

In building

Cooking facilities or meals
provided

Meals provided according to selected meal plan

Shared shower and toilet facilities

Yes

Are they mixed gender facilities?

Yes

Cleaning Service

No