Student Views

Don’t just take our word for why you should choose Glasgow Caledonian. We asked several current and past students to give us their honest views on everything from their best memory of GCU to what they think of Glasgow. Click on a name to read more.

christinesmall"...modern and upbeat..."

“I have always wanted to do nursing and the course offered here stood out from the others. The fact that GCU seemed so modern and upbeat made it my number one choice and I have never regretted it!”
Christine, BA(Hons) Nursing Studies


elainesmall"...exceeded my expectations..."

“My university experience far exceeded my expectations as it was more than learning a chosen profession. The experience offered me a personal challenge, a change in career direction and increased confidence.”
Elaine, BSc(Hons) Quantity Surveying

fionasmall"...a lively feel..."

The campus has a lively feel about it and I enjoyed making new friends with similar interests.”
Fiona, BA(Hons) Social Sciences


gregsmall"...friendly atmosphere..."

“[I like] the friendly atmosphere and eclectic mix of students and staff.”
Greg, BSc(Hons) Occupational Therapy

jassmall"...staff are always available..."

“Within the department, there are so many sources of advice to help with your coursework. The staff are always available to answer any questions.”
Jas, BSc(Hons) Human Biology with Sociology and Psychology



marcsmall"...flexibility in how you approach coursework..."

“It is career focused but not locked down one path; there is flexibility in how you approach coursework and often in the subject matter.”
Marc, BSc(Hons) Environmental Management


robertsmall" amazing time..."

I’ve had an amazing time at university and I’m the perfect example of how you don’t necessarily need to be a top class student at school to achieve your goals.”
Robert, BA(Hons) Tourism International


scottsmall"...facilities are excellent and accessible to all..."

“I spend a great deal of time in the Sir Alex Ferguson Library, meeting with fellow students and studying. The facilities are excellent and accessible to all without any sense of intimidation often found in other similar large institutions.”
Scott, BSc(Hons) Networking and Systems Support