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
  • Mechanical Engineering

    • 2019/20
    • 2020/21
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • IMechE
    • EC
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Jan 2020
    • Sep 2020
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Engineering
    Accreditations:
    • IMechE
    • EC
    Choose a career as a professional mechanical engineer specialising in either design or manufacture. Take existing skills in mechanical or manufacturing engineering and apply them to postgraduate level study.
  • Medical Ultrasound

    • 2019/20
    • 2020/21
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Jan 2020
    • Sep 2020
    Build on existing skills in radiography, midwifery or other health related professions or specialisms to become a safe, competent ultrasound practitioner. Progress to a career in sonography or advanced practice within the NHS or independent practice.
  • Multimedia Journalism

    • 2019/20
    • 2020/21
    • MA

    Accredited by:

    • BJTC
    • NCTJ
    Award:
    • MA
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Sep 2020
    Subject:
    • Media and Journalism
    Accreditations:
    • BJTC
    • NCTJ
    Study with journalism experts in industry-standard and purpose-built newsroom, editing and radio and TV facilities. Links with major news organisations will help you develop a career progression as a reporter, editor, producer or social media editor.
  • Nursing: Advancing Professional Practice

    • 2019/20
    • 2020/21
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • NMC
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Jan 2020
    • Sep 2020
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Nursing
    Accreditation:
    • NMC
    Take existing skills in nursing studies and apply them to advancing nurse practice, with a view to become an advanced nurse practitioner, clinical specialist, nurse educator or researcher.
  • Pharmacology

    • 2019/20
    • 2020/21
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Sep 2020
    Take existing skills in life sciences and apply them to pharmacologically relevant topics including data analysis and interpretation. Progress your career in research, science communication or pharmaceutical sales.
  • Physiotherapy

    • 2019/20
    • 2020/21
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Sep 2020
    Progress your career as a physiotherapist with the NHS, private clinics and other health and social care settings.
  • Psychology (Conversion)

    • 2019/20
    • Graduate Diploma
    Award:
    • Graduate Diploma
    Start date:
    • Sep 2019
    Glasgow campus. Our Graduate Diploma in Psychology provides a route to registration with the British Psychological Society (BPS) for graduates from other disciplines who wish to pursue a professional career in psychology.
  • Quantity Surveying

    • 2019/20
    • 2020/21
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • CIOB
    • RICS
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Jan 2020
    • Sep 2020
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Construction, Building, Surveying and Real Estate
    Accreditations:
    • CIOB
    • RICS
    Take existing skills in numeracy, problem-solving and communication and apply them to negotiation, dispute resolution, project management and international construction. Progress to a career as a quantity surveyor or commercial manager.
  • Quantity Surveying

    • 2019/20
    • 2020/21
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Jan 2020
    • Sep 2020
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Construction, Building, Surveying and Real Estate
    Choose from a career in project management and economics, dispute resolution and international construction. Apply existing skills in numeracy, negotiation, risk management and contracts.
  • Risk Management

    • 2019/20
    • 2020/21
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Jan 2020
    • Sep 2020
    • Jan 2021
    Subjects:
    • Banking, Finance and Risk
    • Law and Risk
    • Management
    Apply existing skills in management and operations to postgraduate level study in strategic operational risk. Choose a career as a highly qualified risk management professional.
  • Risk Management

    • 2019/20
    • 2020/21
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • CII
    • IRM
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Jan 2020
    • Sep 2020
    • Jan 2021
    Accreditations:
    • CII
    • IRM
    Join the increasingly important world of risk, studying data acquisition, organisational risk analysis and insight assessing impact. Progress to a career in a wide range of industries with employers such as Turner and Townsend, Barclays and Vodaphone
  • Social Innovation

    • 2019/20
    • 2020/21
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Sep 2020
    Study this unique programme which will build knowledge and expertise of social problems and develop your understanding of sustainable solutions. Progress to a career supporting social innovation in the UK or internationally.