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Glasgow Caledonian University hosts launch of guarantee to care-experienced applicants

GCU joined Scotland's 17 other higher education institutions in guaranteeing care-experienced applicants who meet minimum entry requirements an offer of an undergraduate place at university.

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.

Omani Army Medics sign nursing contract with GCU

The Omani Army Medical Services School has agreed a nursing education contract with the University to boost its accreditation.

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).

HPV vaccine for boys could slash head and neck cancer

Vaccinating schoolboys against the potentially deadly human papillomavirus (HPV) could reduce HPV related head and neck cancers in men in the long term, according to a team of Scottish researchers and clinicians.

Sir Tom Hunter be honoured by Glasgow Caledonian University

Entrepreneur and philanthropist Sir Tom Hunter will be honoured by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) during its summer graduation ceremonies.

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.

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.

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.

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 brings new life to ageing process

Christina McKelvie MSP described Scotland's ageing workforce as an asset and not an expense as she opened the inaugural EngAGE conference at Glasgow Caledonian University.

University's pioneering HIV research features in national campaign

Research which could help Scotland become the first country to beat HIV is being highlighted in a new campaign to promote the public impact of health research at universities across the UK.