Robert Gordon University offers scholarships to full-time, on-campus International students and full fee paying students from the rest of the United Kingdom outside of Scotland (RUK students).

Read about scholarships available for the January 2017 intake

The scholarships are available on a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

The total amount of scholarships available to an individual student will be £3,000 for students from an approved Partner Institution and £2,500 for direct entry students.

  • Vice Principal's Scholarship - International (Outside of EU)

This prestigious scholarship entitles the winning student to their full course fees for their first year of study. It is awarded to one Undergraduate student per year who will be studying full-time on-campus. The winning student will have three 'A' Levels at grade A or equivalent and will need to complete a separate application form, including a 500 word personal statement.

  • Early Payment Bursary - International (Outside of EU) 

An early payment bursary of £500 will be awarded to all undergraduate and postgraduate International students who pay their full deposit by the date stipulated when they receive and accept their offer. 
All students will be advised of the date by which they need to pay their deposit by a member of our Student Admissions Services team.

  • Robert Gordon University Undergraduate / Postgraduate Awards - International (Outside of EU) and UK (Outside of Scotland)

A £1,000 scholarship will be awarded to all undergraduate and postgraduate International and RUK students who meet the standard entry requirements. The scholarships will be applied to the balance of your tuition fees after any deposits have been paid.

  • Robert Gordon University High Achiever Scholarships - International (Outside of EU)

This is an additional £1,000 that will be be awarded automatically to students on the basis of their academic merit. You will not be required to submit a separate application. Our Scholarships Award Panel will discuss your previous education history and information given in your personal statement as part of your application to make their assessment. Winners of the High Achiever Scholarship will automatically receive the respective Undergraduate or Postgraduate Award, for a total of £2,000.

  • Partnership Scholarship Award - Students from Approved Partner Institutions

A scholarship of £3,000 will be awarded to International Students from approved partnership institutions who come to study at Robert Gordon University. This will be applied to the balance of tuition fees after any deposits have been paid.

Other Scholarships and Awards

A number of other opportunities exist for future and current students. These include the RGU Sport Scholarship and special awards from trusted external funding bodies.