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Awards highlight GCU as a UK leader in social mobility

Glasgow Caledonian University has been recognised as one of the UK's most forward-thinking organisations by judges of the UK Social Mobility Awards 2019.

Inspiring the next generation of engineers

Glasgow Caledonian University is to host a free event aimed at promoting the next industrial revolution to young people and their guardians.

Glasgow Caledonian named Scotland's most sustainable university

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has been rated first in Scotland in the People & Planet University League 2019 for its environmental and ethical performance.

Celebrating graduation at GCU London

Students at GCU London have celebrated their graduation.

Actor Gavin Mitchell and UNICEF ambassador Muzoon Almellehan honoured by GCU

Hundreds of students celebrated their graduation with one of Scotland's best-loved actors and a children’s rights campaigner on the last day of GCU's summer ceremonies.

Three inspirational women honoured by University for the Common Good

Three truly inspirational women received honorary degrees today (July 3) by Scotland’s University for the Common Good, Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU).

Sir Tom Hunter joins GCU graduation celebrations

Entrepreneur Sir Tom Hunter has received an honorary degree from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) for his "extraordinary commitment" to charitable causes across the world.

University unveils Gerard Burns' portrait of Chancellor Annie Lennox

A stunning portrait of Glasgow Caledonian University Chancellor Dr Annie Lennox OBE, commissioned by the University and painted by Scottish artist Gerard Burns, has been unveiled.

New York graduates celebrate success at GCNYC

Glasgow Caledonian New York College (GCNYC) has celebrated its second commencement ceremony.

First Minister praises University's world-leading Centre for Climate Justice

Scotland’s First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon MSP, has described the Centre for Climate Justice at Glasgow Caledonian University as world-leading, following her address at the first global Forum on Climate Justice. The First Minister told

Jings! Crivvens! Oor Wullie visits GCU

A famous face has made a surprise appearance on campus.

Labs on Campus get into gear

Senior secondary school pupils got to experience life in the fast lane at Glasgow Caledonian University – quite literally.