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Country Specific Information


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RGU is an CONACYT approved UK Institution for fully funded postgraduate students. RGU also has an agreement with FUNDACION MEXICANA PARA LA EDUCATION LA TECNOLOGIA y LA CIENCIA, A.C. (FUNED).

The city of Aberdeen is at the heart of the North Sea Oil and Gas industry and is known as the Energy Capital of Europe. 

RGU has built up over more than four decades of engagement with the sector.  RGU’s vast experience, thought-leadership and exclusive facilities ensure that our courses are industry-led, and the RGU Energy Transition Institute continues to focus upon the challenges and opportunities of the industry, both in the UK and across the globe

Robert Gordon University is very proud to be recognised by CONACyT as one of the approved institutions for receiving fully funded students for post graduate taught and research programmes.


Entry Requirements

Please note that this information is intended as a guideline and allows you to broadly compare your qualifications to the British qualifications specified on the course pages of this website. Some courses may require a higher standard of English than stated in this page. Applications are considered on an individual basis and other qualifications or work experience may be taken into consideration.

Undergraduate Requirements

  • Students will require standard International High School qualifications (for example 'A' Levels or International Baccalaureate)
  • Applications will be considered on a case by case basis, please contact Admissions for information: admissions@rgu.ac.uk
  • Applicants who do not hold an International High School qualification will be expected to undertake a pathway programme at our International College

English Language 

Most undergraduate courses require an IELTS score of 6.0, with a minimum of 5.5 in each area. Some courses require a higher English language score. Always check the relevant course page and our English Language Requirements page before applying.

Postgraduate Requirements

  • For Master's (taught) courses, we require Titulo de Licenciado/Titulo Profesional de (+ subject) with a minimum of 8
  • For PhD (research) courses, we require Titulo de Maestro/Maestria with a minimum of 8 (plus accepted research proposal)
  • Applicants with lower qualification and / or relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis. Contact Admissions for information: admissions@rgu.ac.uk
  • Students who do not meet our direct entry requirements may be able to undertake a pre-masters programme through our International College at Robert Gordon University

English Language

Most postgraduate courses require an IELTS score of 6.5, with a minimum of 5.5 in each area. Some courses require a higher English Language score. Always check the relevant course page and our English Language Requirements page before applying.

Meet Us

Your chance to meet RGU staff to apply for a course or discuss an existing application. 

We visit countries around the world at various times of the year. We also provide opportunities for you to chat to us online. Our regular web chats make it easy for you to connect with us from your own home.

If no visit is scheduled in your country, please contact the International Team and we will be happy to help you.

Scholarships & Funding

We have a wide range of scholarships are available to international students, find out if you are eligible for support for your country.

Scholarship or funding options may have additional eligibility requirements, however you may still qualify for support. Contact the International Team for further information, or search all Funding and Scholarships.

Available Scholarships & Funding for students from Mexico

Agents in Mexico

These are our university-approved agents in Mexico. In addition to our Admissions Office and International Team, they are available to help you with any enquiries and help with the submitting your application.


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