Country Specific Information
RGU has firm links with Nigeria and as such an active Nigerian student population both on campus and in our Alumni. Our industry led courses give students the opportunity to be ready to enter their chosen profession with ease.
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.
- Students with qualifications from any international high school are expected to have results comparable to students from UK institutions
- Students with WAEC / WASSCE will be considered for entry through our International College at Robert Gordon University
- Students with a HND will be considered. Please note that Diplomas or Advanced Diplomas are not considered comparable
- Applications will be considered on a case by case basis, please contact Admissions for information: email@example.com
- Applicants who do not hold an International High School qualification will be expected to undertake a pathway programme at our International College
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.
- A 4-year degree with a minimum of a second class lower classification with CGPA 2.40, or an equivalent
- A small number of University postgraduate programmes do require a minimum of second class upper classification, or an equivalent (please refer to the relevant course page)
- Applicants with lower qualification and / or relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis. Contact Admissions for information: firstname.lastname@example.org
- 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
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.
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 Nigeria
- Alumni Loyalty Discount
- Alumni Loyalty Discount - Enhanced for Summer 2020 Graduates
- Bureau Veritas
- Chevening Scholarship
- Common Data Access Ltd Scholarship
- Emergency Loan Fund
- Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC)
- Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF)
- RGU International Student Discount for Master's Students
- RGU International Student Discount for Research Students
- RGU International Student Discount for Undergraduate Students
- RGU SPORT Scholarship
- Scholarships for our international partner institutions
- Sparrows Group
- Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TET Fund Nigeria)
- Total Computing Scholarship
Agents in Nigeria
These are our university-approved agents in Nigeria. 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.
- Abuja Graduate School
- Agon Place Ltd
- GoldenBee Educational Services (email only)
- Dave Abion Consulting
- Dora Daniels (email only)
- Glory Educational Services
- Mod Education
- Marg Education
- Preparation for Life
- TG Marchnata (TGM Education)
- United Kingdom Education Advisory Service
- Clarity Education
- Dahenric Crest Consult (DCC)
- EPS Education
- Diamond Giant Consulting
- Foster Global Placement Services
- M-Renoy International
- VGC International Education
- IE Abroad
- Opulence International Consult