Welcome to Glasgow Caledonian University

Why choose GCU?

  • Campuses in Glasgow, London and New York
  • Main campus located in Glasgow, eighth Best City in the World (Timeout 2019)
  • Popular areas of study include physiotherapy, vision sciences, risk management, applied sciences, MBA and cyber security 
  • Programme accreditations including IET, EI, CIWEM, InstMC, ACCA, CMI, HCPC, IBMS and NMC
  • Affordable tuition fees from £12,250 with scholarships and discounts available for September 2021 and January 2022 intake
  • Flexible eight instalment payment plans for international students 

Connect with GCU

We are currently planning our next activity in Singapore and details will be posted as soon as possible.

Please contact Joshua Roberts, Recruitment and Marketing Manager, or Elson Wang, In-Country Representative for further information if you would like to arrange a virtual meeting with our recruitment team.

In the meantime, if you would like to speak to someone face to face, why not contact one of our representatives in Singapore:

If you are currently living in the UK, we can help you arrange a visit to our campuses in Glasgow and London, visit Open Days and Tours.

Entry requirements


  • GCE A Levels acceptable as standard for Level 1 or 2
  • Polytechnic Advanced/Specialist Diploma acceptable for Level 3
  • Polytechnic Diploma acceptable for Level 2
  • Certificate acceptable for Level 1
  • Advanced entry to Level 2 or 3 possible with equivalent study from Bachelor degree programme

Postgraduate taught

  • 2:2 Hons
  • GPA 2.7/4.0 (when USA system used)
  • CAP 3.5 (used by National University of Singapore)


English Language Requirements

To study at the University you must also provide evidence of your English language ability. We accept a Diploma in any subject from a recognised polytechnic to meet English language requirements for all of our programmes. We can also accept the Singapore/Cambridge GCE A-Level English qualification and Singapore/Cambridge International GCE O-Level English (subject 1128) qualification at the below grades:

  • Academic IELTS 6.0 with no element below 5.5 - Grade D for A-Level; Grade C for O-Level
  • Academic IELTS 6.0 with no element below 6.0 - Grade D for A-Level; Grade C for O-Level
  • Academic IELTS 6.5 with no element below 6.0 - Grade C for A-Level; Grade C for O-Level
  • Academic IELTS 6.5 with no element below 6.5 - Grade C for A-Level; Grade C for O-Level
  • Academic IELTS 7.0 with no element below 6.5 - Grade B for A-Level; Grade B for O-Level
  • Academic IELTS 7.0 with no element below 7.0 - Grade B for A-Level; Grade B for O-Level


Further details of English language requirements are available. Students who do not possess the relevant qualifications from Singapore as detailed above or any of the other accepted local equivalencies, must provide a SELT result/certificate as evidence of English.

Entry requirements for certain courses may differ from those shown above. For further information on entry requirements, please contact us at

Alumni ambassadors

GCU has alumni ambassadors around the world who kindly volunteer to provide current or prospective students with practical advice on what to expect when they arrive at GCU and how to make the most of their time at university.  

Furthermore, the ambassadors are a point of contact for GCU alumni based overseas and can offer useful tips on settling into a new country or setting up an event or networking opportunity. 

Contact Us

There are many ways that you can find out about studying at Glasgow Caledonian University. The Enquiries Office is open from Monday to Friday from 9:30am until 4:30pm, and is closed on Saturday and Sundays.

  • You can submit an enquiry about a wide range of different aspects of life at GCU by visiting our enquiries web form
  • If you are in Glasgow and would like to drop in to our Enquiries Office to meet one of the team, you can find us on the first Floor of the William Harley Building. You will see signposts around campus but if you are unsure where to find us, please see our campus map which should point you in the right direction.
  • You can contact us by telephone at +44 (0) 141 331 8630 or by email at