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Welcome to Glasgow Caledonian University

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Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is a vibrant, innovative and multi-award winning university. Our focus on employability, leadership and responsibility enables our graduates to excel both locally and internationally. We carry forward a tradition of widening access for talented individuals regardless of their backgrounds.

Academic excellence

GCU has three academic schools offering high quality teaching, innovative facilities and specialist areas of study. GCU has a strong international reputation for:

Outstanding student experience

Our 17,000 students come from over 100 countries and a range of backgrounds to study in our city-centre based campus. Benefiting from small class sizes, our programmes are ideal for working on group projects and with industry experts. GCU’s friendly campus community offers:

International outlook

GCU is a globally-networked university. We are committed to providing our students with the experience they need to graduate as global citizens. Our international outlook includes:

Applied research

GCU works very closely with private and public sectors and many of the companies we deal with are world leaders in their field. Our degree courses are designed to be career-focussed and drive innovation by harnessing the latest technologies and expertise. GCU strives to continuously strengthen our business relationships by offering:

*Report compiled by Biggar Economics