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Graduate Level Apprenticeships are a ‘game changer’ for higher education

The opportunity to study for a degree while in employment will be the subject of discussion between academics from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) and Skills Development Scotland (SDS).

Research looks to rescue diminishing resource

Global phosphorus reserves could run out within a century, which could have serious consequences for the agricultural industry.

GCU to investigate highway-construction impact on water environment

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is looking to overcome the ecological damage caused by poor drainage during major highway construction work.

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).

New partnership gives power to bright sparks

A drive to boost pupil participation in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics has received backing from the ScottishPower Foundation.

GCU engineers have made it a CIOB hat-trick

GCU engineering students have achieved a hat-trick for the University after heading to Hong Kong for the final of the CIOB Global Student Challenge.

GCU graduate turns freelance bug bounty hunter

Over the summer, students usually support themselves with a little part-time work – anything from pulling pints behind a bar to stacking shelves in a supermarket.

GCU welcomes international students to summer school 2017

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU)’s International Summer School 2017 will begin on July 18, with 120 students of 14 different nationalities travelling to Glasgow to take part over three weeks.

From the Gorbals to the Caribbean and back again

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) researchers are helping to bring the Gorbals Cross clock tower and fountain back to Glasgow, 85 years after its demolition.

GCU inspires schoolgirls to pick STEM

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is playing a key role in inspiring schoolchildren to study STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) subjects.

Honorary trio join GCU summer graduations

Students from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU)’s School of Health and Life Sciences and School of Engineering and Built Environment have celebrated their graduation with a trio of special honorary guests.

97 per cent of GCU students find work or further study after graduation

More than 97 per cent of Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) students are in work or further study six months after graduation, according to annual employment performance indicators.