• Toll free: 1800 258 5772

International College at Robert Gordon University - (Navitas)

Aberdeen, United Kingdom , Scotland ,United Kingdom

Foundation Pathway in Life Sciences

This pathway is designed to allow international students to reach their potential across a range of Health and Life Science disciplines at Robert Gordon University.

Robert Gordon University offers a range of forward-thinking, uniquely practical Health and Life Sciences degrees, designed to give you vital hands-on experience, interpersonal skills, and knowledge required for this profession.

The Health and Life Science degrees at Robert Gordon University are designed to respond to the needs of these constantly evolving and forward-thinking professions. For those with strengths in the key science subjects, these degrees offer a wide range of career opportunities across numerous industry sectors, including pharmaceuticals, law enforcement, oil and gas, environmental, food and drink, and research.

Campus Information

RGU Campus

Robert Gordon University Campus, Garthdee Rd, Aberdeen AB10 7QE, United Kingdom


  • Jan
  • Sep

Application Processing Time in Days: 20

Application Process

More info required
10 Days
GTE/Possible interview call
10 Days
Unconditional Offer
10 Days
Visa process
30 Days

Minimum English Language Requirements

English Level Description IELTS (1.0 -9.0) TOEFL IBT (0-120) TOEFL CBT (0-300) PTE (10-90)
Expert 9 120 297-300 86-90
Very Good 8.5 115-119 280-293 83-86
Very Good 8 110-114 270-280 79-83
Good 7.5 102-109 253-267 73-79
Good 7 94-101 240-253 65-73
Competent 6.5 79-93 213-233 58-65
Competent 6 60-78 170-210 50-58
Modest 5.5 46-59 133-210 43-50
Modest 5 35-45 107-133 36-43
Limited 4 32-34 97-103 30-36
Extremely Limited < 4 < 31 < 93 < 30

Job Opportunity Potential

A placement at Robert Gordon University is a fantastic opportunity to help increase future career prospects...

  • Robert Gordon University has fantastic links with industry, both in the UK and globally
  • Placements are available at undergraduate and postgraduate level*
  • Full-year placement is not a sandwich course -undertaken as the third year**
  • Opportunity to make contacts and develop important networking skills
  • Helps to build confidence and key interpersonal skills
  • Potential to earn a salary
  • Vastly reduced fees during placement year

PSW Opportunity

  • No PSW

Admission Requirement / Eligibility Criteria


Undergraduate - Architecture, Construction and Surveying, Engineering,  Life Sciences, Health Sciences, and Pharmacy

  • Completion of All India Secondary School Examination or Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (Class-X) with an average of 50%

Sri Lanka

Undergraduate - Architecture, Construction and Surveying, Engineering,  Life Sciences, Health Sciences, and Pharmacy

  • Completion of Year 11 with GCE O Levels or equivalent: Minimum 5 GCE O Levels from grades A-C