September 2019 starts here

Now is the time to make that change with GCU

At Glasgow Caledonian University postgraduate education enables you to make a real change - both for you personally and on the wider global stage. Whether through a professional short course, one year Masters or PhD – we believe that this postgraduate experience will make a positive change for the common good. 

Together, with our student and staff community, we are committed to: undertaking research that innovates for social and economic impact in cities and communities locally and globally – and this research informs and drives the education that we offer, providing you with opportunities to collaborate with industry and expert lecturers and build global networks. Together, we know we can make a difference – now is the time to start your story with GCU.

Browse full-time and part-time postgraduate study in a wide choice of subjects
  • Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Sep 2020
    Subjects:
    • Games, 3D Animation and Visualisation
    • Computing and IT
    Progress to a career in 3D design, virtual environments, computer games and visual effects. Develop advanced postgraduate-level expertise in 3D modelling, lighting, rendering, animation and video production.
  • Accounting, Finance and Regulation

    • 2019/20
    • 2020/21
    • MSc
    • MSc (Fast-track)
    Awards:
    • MSc
    • MSc (Fast-track)
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Jan 2020
    • Sep 2020
    • Jan 2021
    Provides a foundation of knowledge of financial theory, accounting practice and control and regulation. The application of knowledge to practice will equip you for a range of careers in consultancy, financial management and corporate finance.
  • Advanced Internetwork Engineering

    • 2019/20
    • 2020/21
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Sep 2020
    Subject:
    • Computer Networking and Security
    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

    • 2019/20
    • 2020/21
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Jan 2020
    • Sep 2020
    • Jan 2021
    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 dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Jan 2020
    • Sep 2020
    Subject:
    • Nursing
    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

    • 2019/20
    • 2020/21
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • InstMC
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Jan 2020
    • Sep 2020
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Engineering
    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.
  • Big Data Technologies

    • 2019/20
    • 2020/21
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • BCS
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Jan 2020
    • Sep 2020
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Computing and IT
    Accreditation:
    • BCS
    Take existing skills in computing, computer engineering or electronics and apply them to postgraduate level study in data engineering and data analysis. Choose to progress as a data analyst, systems architect or IT engineer.
  • Biomedical Science

    • 2019/20
    • 2020/21
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Jan 2020
    • Sep 2020
    Glasgow campus. Designed for working scientists, the MSc Biomedical Science is the only one of its kind in the city of Glasgow.
  • Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Sep 2020
    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.
  • Building Services Engineering

    • 2019/20
    • 2020/21
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • CIBSE
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Jan 2020
    • Sep 2020
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Construction, Building, Surveying and Real Estate
    Accreditation:
    • CIBSE
    Progress to a career in engineering with employers such as Arup, IES, Cundall, TUV SUD and RYBKA. Take existing skills in engineering and maths and apply them to data analysis and design.
  • Climate Justice

    • 2019/20
    • 2020/21
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Jan 2020
    • Sep 2020
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • 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.
  • Clinical Microbiology

    • 2019/20
    • 2020/21
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Sep 2020
    Progress to a career as an independent researcher in an academic or industry setting. Apply existing skills in microbiology to postgraduate study with theoretical knowledge and practical skills.