International Summer School 2017

17 July – 4 August


Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has become one of the UK’s most dynamic and forward-thinking universities, committed to our social mission to work for the common good.

GCU is a located in the heart of Glasgow, a ‘top 20 destination of 2016’ in National Geographic, and ‘the world’s friendliest city’ according to Rough Guides.

Thousands of students from all over the world join us each year to study and experience the warm welcome and vibrant atmosphere for which our Scottish university is renowned.

GCU’s London and New York campuses are also available for faculty-led groups.

Our summer school programme enables even more students to enjoy all that GCU has to offer, if only for a short spell, and in any of our three campus locations in Glasgow, London or New York. Whichever campus you choose, we look forward to welcoming you.

Full course information will be available in November. 

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Programme Options

Choose from a range of courses all beginning 17 July 2017, with accommodation, social activities and airport transfer included in your programme.

Available as a 2-week experience, or 3-week credit course: (3 US credits / 5 ECTS)

  • Marketing for the Fashion Industry
  • Contemporary Issues in Business
  • Global Leadership
  • Digital Multi Media
  • Developing Nurse-Led Services
  • Public Health in a Global Context
  • Sustainable Engineering & Technology
  • Computing: Games, Apps & Security

Available as a 3-week course for credit only:

  • Forensic Investigation (3 US Credits / 5 ECTS)
  • Social Justice and Political Thought (6 US Credits / 10 ECTS)

Social Programme

An action-packed Social Programme is included as part of your course. The programme includes city walking tours, tour and tasting at a Scotch whisky distillery,
a day trip to Edinburgh and more. There’s also our evening Ceilidh – an unmissable Scottish live music and dance experience. Additionally, you can opt into our extra weekend trips to London and the Scottish Highlands!