Part-time and Flexible

Part-time study provides a flexible approach to higher education. Part-time students at GCU benefit from all the great facilities, support and opportunities that the university has to offer, but can fit their studies around other commitments.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

We offer a variety of CPD training for individuals and groups delivered by our team of consultants who have a wealth of both academic and industry experience. The School provides training that respond directly to the needs of our partners in both commercial and public sectors.

GCU's Digital Skills Acdemy specialises in IT and communications courses which run part-time evening and weekend classes to work around busy schedules.

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  • Award:
    • MSc
    Start date:
    • Sep 2019
    Subject:
    • Computer Networking and Security
    Glasgow campus. Prepare for the Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert CCIE exam with this unique one-year masters designed for expert level networking professionals.
  • Big Data Technologies

    • 2018/19
    • 2019/20
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • BCS
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2019
    • Sep 2019
    • Jan 2020
    Subject:
    • Computing and IT
    Accreditation:
    • BCS
    Glasgow campus. MSc Big Data Technologies for developers, data architects, data administrators and big data technologists. Learn data architecture, cloud computing, web technologies, SAS and IBM Watson Analytics and big data computing.
  • Building Services Engineering

    • 2019/20
    • BEng (Hons)

    Accredited by:

    • EI
    • CIBSE
    Award:
    • BEng (Hons)
    Start date:
    • Sep 2019
    Subjects:
    • Engineering
    • Construction, Building, Surveying and Real Estate
    Accreditations:
    • EI
    • CIBSE
    Glasgow campus. Gain a BEng qualification while working towards Chartered Engineer status with the Building Services Engineering degree. This course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Building Services and The Energy Institute.
  • Building Services Engineering

    • 2018/19
    • 2019/20
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • CIBSE
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2019
    • Sep 2019
    • Jan 2020
    Subject:
    • Construction, Building, Surveying and Real Estate
    Accreditation:
    • CIBSE
    Glasgow campus. Building Services Engineering MSc is the preferred building services masters for engineering graduates and experienced engineers looking to progress to Chartered Building Services Engineer CEng status.
  • Building Surveying

    • 2019/20
    • BSc Hons
    • BSc (Hons)

    Accredited by:

    • CIOB
    • RICS
    • CABE
    Awards:
    • BSc Hons
    • BSc (Hons)
    Start date:
    • Sep 2019
    Subject:
    • Construction, Building, Surveying and Real Estate
    Accreditations:
    • CIOB
    • RICS
    • CABE
    Glasgow campus. Master building assessment, design and project management skills sought after by today's leading building contracts. The accredited Building Surveying degree at GCU is a practical step towards becoming a chartered building surveyor.
  • Climate Justice

    • 2018/19
    • 2019/20
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2019
    • Sep 2019
    • Jan 2020
    Subject:
    • Environmental Management
    Glasgow campus. Climate Justice is the study of climate change and its impact on human rights and international policy. The MSc caters for professionals from scientific, engineering, social policy and social justice backgrounds. Bursary available.
  • Computer-Aided Mechanical Engineering

    • 2019/20
    • BEng (Hons)

    Accredited by:

    • IMechE
    Award:
    • BEng (Hons)
    Start date:
    • Sep 2019
    Subject:
    • Engineering
    Accreditation:
    • IMechE
    Glasgow campus. Study this honours degree learn mechanical engineering, computer-aided engineering and systems design engineering. Accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) and UK Standard for Professional Engineering Competence.
  • Construction Management

    • 2019/20
    • BSc (Hons)

    Accredited by:

    • CIOB
    • RICS
    Award:
    • BSc (Hons)
    Start date:
    • Sep 2019
    Subject:
    • Construction, Building, Surveying and Real Estate
    Accreditations:
    • CIOB
    • RICS
    Join the many construction managers in Scotland who graduated from GCU with this well-established construction degree. The course is practical, hands on and accredited by Chartered Institute of Building and Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
  • Electrical Power Engineering

    • 2019/20
    • BEng (Hons)

    Accredited by:

    • IET
    • EI
    Award:
    • BEng (Hons)
    Start date:
    • Sep 2019
    Subject:
    • Engineering
    Accreditations:
    • IET
    • EI
    Glasgow campus. Get the electrical, mechanical and electronic engineering skills desired by today's power system engineers. The accredited Electrical Power Engineering degree at GCU is available full-time and part-time to suit your needs.
  • Electrical Power Engineering

    • 2018/19
    • 2019/20
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2019
    • Sep 2019
    • Jan 2020
    Glasgow campus, The MSc Electrical Power Engineering offers very exciting opportunities to understand the real challenges in future power networks and to develop innovative solutions.
  • Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2019
    • Sep 2019
    • Jan 2020
    Subject:
    • Engineering
    Glasgow campus. Choose the MSc Electrical and Electronic Engineering and take a specialist approach to either systems and communications engineering or mechatronics. IET accreditation has been applied for and we are awaiting the accreditation outcome
  • Electrical, Electronic and Energy Engineering

    • 2019/20
    • BEng (Hons)

    Accredited by:

    • IET
    • EI
    Award:
    • BEng (Hons)
    Start date:
    • Sep 2019
    Subject:
    • Engineering
    Accreditations:
    • IET
    • EI
    Apply directly to year 3 of this engineering degree and contribute your skills to the development of sustainable energy resources and reduced carbon dioxide emissions. Accredited by the Energy Institute and Institution of Engineering and Technology.