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Social businesses up for the Challenge

An occupational therapy graduate and GCU academic will go head-to-head in tonight's Converge Challenge 2017.

Hubbers experience renewable energy

Pupils studying at Glasgow Caledonian University's (GCU) Advanced Higher Hub received a unique insight into renewable energy today (Friday, September 8).

GCU powers ahead with South African Rail company

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has signed a new five-year strategic partnership to provide qualifications to Africa’s largest freight rail company and the fifth largest in the world, Transnet Freight Rail.

GCU ranks among the world's top universities

GCU has been placed in the 601-800 banding in Times Higher Education's World University Rankings 2018.

Entrepreneurship at the heart of conference

The University will be a hub of ideas and innovation for the next three days at its hosts the International Entrepreneurship Educators Conference (IEEC) for the first time.

Sir Alex Ferguson golf event will change the lives of GCU students

Sir Alex Ferguson assembled a team of sporting legends and celebrities for a round of golf that raised £73,000 to offer talented students life-changing experiences.

Entrepreneurs put ‘social’ at the heart of their inventions

Two burgeoning entrepreneurs from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) have made the shortlist of the 2017 Converge Challenge.

Tourism maintains a robust performance despite pending woes of Brexit

Uncertainty surrounding Brexit could see more Brits holiday at home, says tourism expert Professor John Lennon.

GCU top modern Scottish university for graduate employment

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has been ranked top modern university in Scotland for graduates who are in work or further study three years after completing their studies.

BEAM Centre set for September launch event

Safe water, construction health and safety, and energy efficiency are just some of the themes being tackled by an innovative centre at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU).

More city students set for university thanks to GCU Advanced Highers initiative

Pupils at Glasgow Caledonian University's (GCU) Advanced Higher Hub achieved an outstanding pass rate of 88% in this year's SQA examination diet − with four subjects achieving 100% pass rates.

Celebrities get in the swing for Sir Alex Ferguson Golf Classic

Old Firm legends John Hartson and Walter Smith will be among a host of celebrities to join Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) honorary graduate and donor Sir Alex Ferguson CBE in raising funds for student scholarships and activities.