Open Days

Open Day is a great opportunity to visit GCU. Explore our vibrant campus, meet staff, ask questions and discover so much more about what the university has to offer. Details of all our open days and information sessions will be posted here beforehand and you can even register online.

We hope you enjoy your day at Glasgow Caledonian University and look forward to meeting you on campus.

Postgraduate and Part-time Open Day Thurs 11th June 2015

Postgraduate and Part-time Open Day Thurs 11th June 2015 4pm - 6.30pm

This event will take place in the CEE Building.

Whether you’ve finished your first degree and want to progress onto postgraduate study or want to further your current career by studying part time, you’ll find a wide range of opportunities at Glasgow Caledonian University’s Postgraduate Open Day .

This event will give you the opportunity to:

  • Talk to our Academic, Research and Admissions Staff
  • Find out about our range of scholarship and funding opportunities
  • Speak to our support services, including careers service and student support
  • Attend talks as well as tour our campus

We look forward to seeing you at the Open Event. If you have any enquiries please do not hesitate to contact the Student Recruitment Team: openday@gcu.ac.uk.

Register for this event

Undergraduate Open Day Wed 2nd Sept 2015

Wednesday, 2 September 2015 10am - 4pm

Glasgow Caledonian University Open Day provides the opportunity for prospective undergraduate students to explore our modern and vibrant city centre campus and give the opportunity to find out more about the extensive range of programmes the university has to offer. Academic representatives from the university’s academic schools and representatives from various support departments will be on hand to answer any questions you may have. There is also a comprehensive programme of talks throughout the day including specific subject talks, SAAS, UCAS, Student Association and Study Abroad and Exchange talks. A range of specific tours including accommodation and departmental tours will also be available.

The event is free to attend.

We look forward to seeing you at the Open Day. If you have any enquiries about Open Day then please do not hesitate to contact the Student Recruitment Team on 0141 331 8681 or openday@gcu.ac.uk

Register for this event

Undergraduate Open Day Sat 3rd Oct 2015

Undergraduate Open Day Sat 3rd Oct 2015 11am - 3pm

Glasgow Caledonian University Open Day provides the opportunity for prospective undergraduate students to explore our modern and vibrant city centre campus and give the opportunity to find out more about the extensive range of programmes the university has to offer. Academic representatives from the university’s academic schools and representatives from various support departments will be on hand to answer any questions you may have. There is also a comprehensive programme of talks throughout the day including specific subject talks, SAAS, UCAS, Student Association and Study Abroad and Exchange talks. A range of specific tours including accommodation and departmental tours will also be available.

The event is free to attend.

We look forward to seeing you at the Open Day. If you have any enquiries about Open Day then please do not hesitate to contact the Student Recruitment Team on 0141 331 8681 or openday@gcu.ac.uk

Register for this event

College Applicant Open Event Wed 21st Oct 2015

This event is from 2pm - 6pm.

If you are currently studying an HNC, HND or undertaking an access course and wish to progress onto degree level, then come along to our open evening where academics and support teams will be on hand to provide advice and guidance on programme content and applying. 

The event is free to attend.

We look forward to seeing you at the event. If you have any enquiries then please do not hesitate to contact the Student Recruitment Team on 0141 331 8681 or openday@gcu.ac.uk

Registration for this event will be available soon.

Bioscience Applicant Open Evenings

Come along to meet staff, have a look around and find out more about the department through hands-on practical experiments, quizzes and campus tours.

Numbers are limited*, so sign up now to secure your place. *additional places are available for accompanying parents/teachers/friends.

Dates and times:

  • Wednesday 8th October 2014 @ 6pm
  • Wednesday 4th February 2015 @ 6pm
  • Wednesday 25th February 2015 @ 6pm
  • Wednesday 18th March 2015 @ 6pm

Download the Biorama flyer for more details or contact Frances MacInnes on 0141 331 3718.

Information days for careers and guidance staff

Each year around May we hold an information event for careers and guidance staff.

Staff are welcomed onto the GCU campus for a morning or afternoon filled with talks, tours and interactive sessions. These sessions are well attended by guidance and career services from all over the UK and provide a helpful insight into what each of our academic schools have to offer.

More information

For more information about the events and to ensure you are on our mailing list, email Lynne Barrie.


Photographs from previous events