Each year, RYI welcomes a large number of visiting students from leading universities around the world. Most attend for one or two semesters and are able to apply credits earned to their studies back home. Others are able to transfer academic credits from other universities to CBS and join our BA degree program.

In order to facilitate these arrangements, RYI and the universities concerned have entered into formal exchange agreements, most of which also make provision for the exchange of faculty members and collaborative research.

In addition to formal partnerships, RYI also maintains a register of the many other institutions that have accepted academic credits earned by students studying at RYI. For more information on the transfer of course credits, please contact us.

Colleges & Universities having Formal Agreements with RYI

Hamburg University

University of Vienna

Leipzig University

Munich University (Ludwig-Maximilians Univ)

Lausanne University (UNIL)

Boston College

Oregon State University 

University of Colorado

Humboldt State University

Some of the many Colleges & Universities that have accepted KU-CBS credits and/or degrees

McGill University

University of Toronto

Harvard University

New York University

Emory University

University of California at Berkeley

Fort Lewis College

Eastern Carolina University

University of Mainz (Johannes Gutenberg Univ)

Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

Universidade Luterana do Brasil


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