Qatar

We are delighted to welcome a growing number of students from Qatar coming to study at Robert Gordon University each year.

Qatar flag 152Our location in Aberdeen, the Oil and Gas capital of Europe, also adds to our appeal as we offer a number of Energy related programmes at both Bachelors and Masters level.

Students from Qatar tell us they enjoy the peaceful, relaxed atmosphere of Aberdeen and find it easy to quickly consider the city a home away from home.

Entry Requirements

The following information is intended as a guideline for students considering applying to Robert Gordon University with international qualifications.

Please note, these are not our entry requirements for admission to RGU. The content of this page is designed to allow you to map your qualifications from your home country against a suggested UK equivalent to help you decide if you wish to submit an application.

These pages are intended for information only and Robert Gordon University does not declare these equivalences to be universal, comprehensive or 100% accurate. Please remember, this information is intended simply as a guideline.

Undergraduate

  • Students applying from Qatar for an undergraduate course with qualifications from any international high school (i.e. A levels or International Baccalaureate) are expected to have results comparable to students from UK institutions.  Visit the course page for Entry Requirements
  • Students with a General Secondary Education Certificate (Thanawiya) with 70% or higher will be required undertake a pathway programme at our International College (ICRGU).

Postgraduate

  • Students applying from Qatar for a postgraduate course, a 4 year Bachelors Degree with a GPA 2.7/4.0 or better will be considered for courses which require a 2.2 degree. 
    For courses which ask for a 2.1, GPA 3.0/4 or better is required.
  • Students applying from Qatar who do not meet our direct entry requirements may be able to undertake a pre-masters programme at our International College (ICRGU).

Representatives in Qatar

We are currently don’t have any representatives based in Qatar, however for guidance on how to apply to Robert Gordon University when you live in Qatar, please email international@rgu.ac.uk

Visits to Qatar

Forthcoming visits can be found on the International Visits page.

If you have any queries please use our International Enquiries form

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