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GCU BEAM team looks to tackle climate-change issues

A research centre that aims to tackle climate-change issues affecting manmade structures and their surroundings has been launched by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU).

Building Surveying students get royal approval

Students from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) made a right royal job of renovating historic buildings – with Prince Charles giving them the personal thumbs up.

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.

Budding entrepreneurs showcase to international conference

Entrepreneurs from around the globe gathered at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) for the first International Entrepreneurship Educators Conference (IEEC)to be hosted by the University.

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.

The Common Weal resonates with employability, says Minister for Employability

The Minister for Employability and Training Jamie Hepburn MSP was speaking to apprentices and employers at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) at an event to discuss the new graduate apprenticeship schemes.

GCU to offer joint Erasmus Masters on sustainable climate change management

Sustainable management of urban climate change is a vital need of the 21st Century and new professionals to lead this process are urgently needed.

Research looks to rescue diminishing resource

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

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).

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.