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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.

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).

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

Labs on Campus get into gear

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

GCU helps graduate Africa's future leaders

Africa's next generation of future leaders could be among the first students who graduated with degrees from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) in Mauritius today.

Project to create Scotland's Smartest Factory seeks research expertise

An ambitious partnership to create one of Scotland's Smartest Factories is seeking two Research Engineers to help deliver the project over the next three years.

GCU climbs 16 places in prestigious Guardian University Guide

Glasgow Caledonian University has moved up 16 places in this year's Guardian University Guide 2020.

GCU helps Africa's future leaders

Africa's next generation of future leaders could be among the first students to graduate with degrees from Glasgow Caledonian University in Mauritius next month.

Finance Secretary gives ringing endorsement of University research strategy

"I readily welcome the fact that Glasgow Caledonian has adopted the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals," said Derek Mackay MSP as he outlined their importance at the University's annual research celebration.

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

‚ÄčA 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.