Incoming students

At GCU we offer a range of interesting courses in our three schools; Glasgow School for Business and Society, the School of Engineering and Built Environment, and the School of Health and Life Science. Please take a look at our undergraduate courses to find out more.

We want to make sure that our exchange and study abroad students have a great time outside of the classroom too. On arrival you will be invited to a welcome induction where you can meet other exchange and international students as well as take part in a range of free events and trips. We also have and an on-campus gym, VISA support teamwell-being, a learning development centre, Students’ Association and much more. 

We welcome students from all over the world to come and spend part of their studies with us. If you are a student from another university outside of the UK, there are different ways you can come and study at Glasgow Caledonian University.

Information about Studying at GCU

  • Students study 60 SCOTCAT credits per semester
  • 20 SCOTCAT credits = 10 ECTS
  • Academic Calendar
  • If you are unsure if you need a visa, please visit our V.I.S.A page.
  • Erasmus Code: UK GLASGOW08