International Fund

The Robert Gordon University
June 14, 2023
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International Fund

The International Fund is available to assist EU and International students who, since starting their course, unexpectedly find themselves in financial difficulty.

Awarding Body

Robert Gordon University


Dependent on individual circumstances

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Overview Eligibility How to Apply


The International Fund has been set up to assist international students who, since starting their course, unexpectedly find themselves in financial difficulty.

It is accepted that all students have some financial difficulty, but given the limited nature of the Fund, it will only be possible to assist those in most financial difficulty.

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 [email protected] 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

    Application forms, along with all supporting documentation, can be emailed to [email protected] or handed in at the Student Help Point in the Ishbel Gordon building.

    Closing date for applications for session 2022-23 is Wednesday 14 June 2023. Applications received after this date will not be considered. Applications can take up to 4-6 weeks to be considered.

    All correspondence will be made through AskRGU.

    RGU Financial Assistance Application Form - International Fund

    DOCX - 79KB


    International Fund Guidance notes

    PDF - 103KB


    Financial Assistance - Referee's Report

    DOC - 149KB


    Bank Statement Guidelines

    PDF - 121KB


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