Named after the 17th century businessman and philanthropist, Robert Gordon University (RGU) aims to provide accessible education and enhanced opportunities to everyone across society. Today, this Scottish institution offers a wide range of courses across its 11 schools including online degrees as well as traditional taught courses in diverse subjects as Design, Management, Biomedical sciences, Architecture, and Engineering. In fact, it ranks 1st in the UK for food sciences and graduate prospects in pharmacy and pharmacology (The Times Good University Guide, 2018) and 1st for teaching quality in Architecture (The Times Good University Guide, 2018). Additionally, most of RGU’s undergraduate and graduate courses, such as the RIBA and ARB accredited Master of Architecture, carry professional accreditation from various bodies and combine theory with practical applications offering students a competitive edge in the job market.
Sabanci University is renowned among Turkish universities for its innovation and research efforts extending across branches of science, technology, social sciences and arts. The university adopts an interdisciplinary approach of learning to cultivate knowledge, support education, and facilitate social advancement. Sabanci University ranks 14th in the World’s Best Small Universities (2017) and places among the top 350-400 universities in THE World University Rankings. Additionally, it was named the most innovative and entrepreneurial university in Turkey’s Ministry of Science Industry and Technology’s University Entrepreneurship and Innovation Index (2016). With its aim to further develop its global research networks and community, Sabanci University is welcoming international students to apply.