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University hosts first World Forum on Climate Justice

Final preparations are under way for the first World Forum on Climate Justice which takes place on campus in Glasgow from the June 19-21.

Centre for Climate Justice influences report on UK Aid Spending

A landmark report from the UK's International Development Select Committee calling for major changes in the way the country's £13.9 billion Aid budget is spent is being welcomed by the Director of the University's Centre for Climate Justice,

Engineering research partnership is best in UK

​A collaboration led by the University's School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment (SCEBE) with Edinburgh company, Geckotech Solutions Ltd, has been recognised as the Best Knowledge Transfer Partnership in the UK.

University among ‘Best of the Best’ at Innovate UK engineering awards

An outstanding University research partnership based on the novel use of Artificial Intelligence and Computer Vision has been nominated for two prestigious national engineering awards. Professor Gordon Morison’s Knowledge Transfer Partnership

Students launch Cyber Security Clinic at Glasgow Central

Rail passengers have been flocking to get free online safety advice from students running a new Cyber Security Clinic at Glasgow Central Station.

Study aims to stamp out fire risk to historic buildings

A fire-safety expert is leading the first comprehensive study into the risk our historic buildings face from fire with the hope of saving more of our heritage from being lost.

Professorial lecture explores sustainable manufacturing

Innovative sustainable manufacturing processes could ensure industry can meet the demands of today’s consumers without compromising the needs of future generations.

GCU on top of the world in new impact rankings

Glasgow Caledonian University has been placed within the top 15 universities in the world for gender equality and reducing inequalities, according to the inaugural Times Higher Education Impact Rankings.

Join us for our annual celebration of research

The politican in charge of Scotland's finances will outline the importance of the Sustainable Development Goals at GCU's annual research celebration in May.

The Artificial Intelligence Revolution and Why?

Hadi Larijani, Professor of Computer Networks and Intelligent Systems in the University’s Department of Computing, will deliver his inaugural Professorial Lecture on March 26.

GCU launches major expansion of Graduate Apprenticeships

Hundreds of working people will gain access to higher education after Glasgow Caledonian University secured £5.4million to become one of Scotland's largest providers of Graduate Apprenticeships.

Councils urged to bin recycling boxes after study reveals refuse-collector health issues

Recycling bags and boxes put out with household and business rubbish could lead to an increase in health problems for refuse collectors, a Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) expert has warned.