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International Fund

International Fund

The International Fund is available to assist EU and International students who, since starting their course, have been impacted by COVID-19.

Awarding Body
Robert Gordon University
Value
Dependent on individual circumstances

Overview

Assistance is available for basic living costs only - the fund cannot assist with the payment of tuition fees.

Eligibility

Eligible Countries of Residence

  • Austria
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Belgium
  • Botswana
  • Brunei
  • Bulgaria
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • China
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Egypt
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Ghana
  • Greece
  • Hong Kong
  • Hungary
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Iran
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Jordan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kenya
  • Kuwait
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Malaysia
  • Malta
  • Mexico
  • Namibia
  • Nepal
  • Netherlands
  • Nigeria
  • Norway
  • Oman
  • Pakistan
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Qatar
  • Republic of Ireland
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • Rwanda
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Singapore
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Sierra Leone
  • South Africa
  • South Korea
  • Spain
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sweden
  • Taiwan
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand
  • Turkey
  • Uganda
  • Ukraine
  • United Arab Emirates
  • USA
  • Vietnam
  • Zimbabwe

If your country is not listed, you may still be eligible for financial assistance, please email studentfinance@rgu.ac.uk for more information.

Eligible Courses

Course Level

  • Undergraduate
  • Postgraduate

Mode of Attendance

  • On Campus

Mode of Study

  • Full Time

Subject Area

  • All Subjects

Other Requirements

Students must be a current international or EU student.

Students are not eligible if they are in financial difficulty due to funding being available in their home country and are having problems having the funds transferred to them, or students who have had a delay in receiving funds from a sponsor. Students in these circumstances will be eligible for an Emergency Loan which they can repay when they receive their funding.

How to Apply

This fund is currently closed and will re-open in September 2021.

If you require assistance before then, you may be able to have an emergency loan:

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