Postgraduate courses

  • Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Computer Games
    Progress to a career in 3D design, virtual environments, architectural visualisation, computer games and visual effects. Develop advanced postgraduate-level expertise in 3D modelling, lighting, rendering, animation and video production
  • Accounting, Finance and Regulation

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • MSc
    • MSc (Two-year)
    • MSc (Fast-track)
    Awards:
    • MSc
    • MSc (Two-year)
    • MSc (Fast-track)
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Subject:
    • Finance, Accounting and Risk
    Financial management is vital to all organisations and the role of the accounting professional is complex and varied. You will develop a deeper academic and professional knowledge and understanding of the key challenges facing the financial sector.
  • Award:
    • MSc
    Start date:
    • Sep 2021
    Subject:
    • Cyber Security and Networks
    Choose to progress your career in network engineering and consultancy. Take existing skills in networking and computing science and apply them at expert level.
  • Advanced Practice

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Subject:
    • Physiotherapy and Paramedicine
    Progress to advanced clinical, leadership, education and research-based roles with the NHS, public and independent sectors. Take existing skills in health and social care and apply them to research, clinical assessment, analysis and insight.
  • Award:
    • PgD
    Start date:
    • Sep 2021
    Subject:
    • Nursing and Community Health
    Accreditation:
    • NMC
    Use your skills in nursing and apply them to district nursing with specialist practitioner status. Progress to a career as a charge nurse within the community.
  • Applied Instrumentation and Control

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • InstMC
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Subject:
    • Applied Science
    Accreditation:
    • InstMC
    Go further with instrumentation, control systems, data analysis and system health management using existing skills in engineering and physical science. Progress your career in the oil and gas, renewables, utilities or manufacturing sectors
  • Award:
    • MBA
    Start date:
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Management and Human Resources
    Accreditation:
    • CMI
    Become a successful leader in business if you enjoy working with others and providing solutions. Study strategy, leadership, risk management, business law and core business management subjects at degree level to enhance your career prospects.
  • Award:
    • MBA
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Jan 2022
    • Sep 2021
    Subject:
    • Management and Human Resources
    Progress in senior leadership positions in rail such as operations, engineering, infrastructure, rail integration, asset management, health and safety, digital transformation or sustainability.
  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • CPD

    Accredited by:

    • ACCA
    Award:
    • CPD
    Start dates:
    • Feb 2021
    • Aug 2021
    Subject:
    • Finance, Accounting and Risk
    Accreditation:
    • ACCA
    GCU is a gold-approved learning partner with ACCA. Study for this globally-recognised accountancy qualification to gain a badge of excellence and enhance your career in a wide range of fields.
  • Big Data Technologies

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • BCS
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Subject:
    • Computing
    Accreditation:
    • BCS
    Take existing skills in computing, computer engineering or electronics and apply them to postgraduate-level study in data engineering, data-science/analytics and IoT. Progress as a data analyst, systems architect or IT/data engineer. An industry-focu
  • Biological Sciences

    • 2021/22
    • MRes
    Award:
    • MRes
    Start date:
    • Sep 2021
    Subject:
    • Biological and Biomedical Sciences
    Take existing skills in biomolecular and biomedical science and apply them to the postgraduate-level study of data acquisition and analysis. Progress to a career in biomedical research and development within pharma industry or academia.
  • Biomedical Science

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Jan 2022
    • Sep 2021
    Subject:
    • Biological and Biomedical Sciences
    Designed for working scientists, the MSc Biomedical Science is the only one of its kind in the city of Glasgow
  • COSCA Counselling Skills Certificate

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • Certificate
    Award:
    • Certificate
    Start dates:
    • Feb 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Feb 2022
    Subject:
    • Psychology
    Gain an introduction to counselling, enhance your interpersonal and communication skills and practise active listening with the COSCA Counselling Skills Certificate.
  • Climate Justice

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Subject:
    • Civil Engineering and Environmental Management
    Take existing skills in international development, environmental sciences and social and political science and apply them to postgraduate study. Progress to a career as a programme manager in climate change and climate justice, advisor or researcher.
  • Counselling Psychology

    • 2021/22
    • DPsych

    Accredited by:

    • HCPC
    • BPS
    Award:
    • DPsych
    Start date:
    • Sep 2021
    Subject:
    • Psychology
    Accreditations:
    • HCPC
    • BPS
    Take existing skills in psychology and apply them to advanced clinical practice and postgraduate research. Choose a career pathway in professional practice and academia.
  • Cyber Security

    • 2021/22
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start date:
    • Sep 2021
    Subject:
    • Cyber Security and Networks
    Pursue a career in cyber security with a course that equips you with distinct specialist knowledge and analytical skills. You'll be able to solve complex cyber security problems with expert-level ability.
  • Diabetes Care and Management

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Subject:
    • Biological and Biomedical Sciences
    Apply existing skills in healthcare to the care and management of diabetes and professional reflection. Progress your career as a healthcare professional with the NHS or private sector.
  • Diagnostic Imaging

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Subject:
    • Podiatry and Radiography
    Progress to a career as a researcher, lecturer or in advanced practice. Take existing skills in radiography and diagnostic imaging and apply them to radiographic image interpretation, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), computed tomography (CT) or medi
  • Awards:
    • DPT
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Subject:
    • Physiotherapy and Paramedicine
    Apply your existing degree in kinesiology or sport science and develop clinical reasoning of assessment and rehabilitation. Progress your career as a physiotherapist with the NHS, private clinics or in other health and social care settings.
  • Award:
    • DBA
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Subject:
    • Management and Human Resources
    Choose a professionally-focused alternative to the PhD and develop industry-relevant research around your career commitments. The ideal qualification to enhance your career trajectory allowing you to combine employment with study.
  • Award:
    • DBA
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Subject:
    • Management and Human Resources
    Choose a professionally-focused alternative to the PhD and develop industry-relevant research around your career commitments. The ideal qualification to enhance your career trajectory allowing you to combine employment with study.
  • Electrical Power Engineering

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • IET
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Subject:
    • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
    Accreditation:
    • IET
    Apply existing skills in electrical and electronics engineering to the structure and technologies of power system networks. Progress to a career as a project manager or design engineer with employers such as Scottish Power, SSE and GE.
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • IET
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Subject:
    • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
    Accreditation:
    • IET
    Apply existing skills in electrical, electronic and computer engineering to masters level and accredited IET status. Connect your learning to the real world through industry case studies and a focus on sustainable energy and smart technology.
  • Environmental Management (Waste, Energy, Water, Oil and Gas)

    • 2020/21
    • 2021/22
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • CIWM
    • CIWEM
    • CIBSE
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Jan 2021
    • Sep 2021
    • Jan 2022
    Subject:
    • Civil Engineering and Environmental Management
    Accreditations:
    • CIWM
    • CIWEM
    • CIBSE
    Progress to a career in environmental consultancy or management and work with contractors, environmental regulators and NGOs. Take existing skills in environmental, earth sciences and engineering and apply them to current environmental issues.