Uncertainties, homesickness, return on investment risk, fear of settling into a new environment is some of the few factors which haunt international students when they finally land on a new country for obtaining their dream degree. Eliminating all these doubts of its international students, Richmond, the American International University takes every pain to make their abroad education journey smooth and memorable as much as possible. Addressing a student population of more than 1000 students, with over 104 nationalities represented and a total international percentage of 80 percent, Richmond always strives to fulfill the expectations of its international as well national students which in turn have provided the University a great reputation over the years. Richmond is also quite popular owing to its offering of two degrees, one from the UK and one from the USA.
At Richmond, the management has mixed the two strongest education systems around, taking the flexibility and choice from the American system and the academic rigor and prestige from the British, making the courses a holistic one. The students of Richmond are ensured to gain quality education and an international cultural perspective in the classroom as well as outside by its policy of class size that consists of 17 students. However, the University offers a wide range of internationally focused degree options, across a host of highly employable disciplines along with partnerships and study abroad opportunities with universities based all around the globe. Richmond also has a host of international internships which includes China, Argentina, South Africa, and Italy; in align with guaranteed internships in London across both of its postgraduate and undergraduate courses.
The Indian students coming to study at Richmond among the range of degree courses prefer to pursue the business and economics programs, with the most popular at undergraduate being: International Business, Accounting and Finance, and Investment programs. At the postgraduate level, the most popular programs for Indian students include Luxury Brand Management, International Business Law and MBA. On the other side, to make the education of international students a less expensive one, the University offers a wide range of scholarships that students can apply for at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels and also provide ample opportunities for students to work on campus during their studies for 20 hours a week, to supplement their lives. This way the University by one or other initiatives guarantees a wholesome experience to its students from overseas.