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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.

Webcams help parents bond with premature babies

A study into whether webcams can assist the early bonding process for parents of premature babies found that the majority benefit from the ability to see their baby 24/7 in neonatal units.

Podiatry students help athletes put feet first

Podiatry students from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) volunteered at the Special Olympics Great Britain National Summer Games in Sheffield earlier this month.

Europe Office receives €1m funding for social innovation project

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is leading a major European project aimed at growing social innovation within Europe’s local communities.

UK still feels European solidarity, GCU research finds

UK citizens are still largely positive about the European Union (EU) – despite the Brexit decision. This is one of the latest findings from research conducted jointly by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) and the University of Sheffield.

Supporting the Global Forum for Responsible Management Education

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) Principal and Vice-Chancellor Professor Pamela Gillies CBE FRSE will speak at the 2017 Global Forum for Responsible Management Education — 7th PRME Assembly in conjunction with the United Nations High-Level

GCU researchers contribute to UK report on World Hepatitis Day

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) researchers have contributed to a major UK report, which found a recent fall in deaths from hepatitis C as a result of treatment from new direct-acting antiviral drugs.

Podiatry graduate is awarded a prestigious Carnegie Scholarship to study PhD

Podiatry graduate Benedictine Yen Chen Khor has been awarded a prestigious Carnegie Scholarship to return to Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) to work on a PhD.

Athlete James awarded funding to run in World University Games

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) student James Bowness is to represent Britain in the World University Games with the support of Sir Alex Ferguson and the Talented Athletes Programme.

GCNYC Vice-President helps Marie Claire publish historic edition

Cara Smyth, Vice-President of Glasgow Caledonian New York College (GCNYC), joined Marie Claire’s Sustainable Fashion Advisory Board to support the latest issue dedicated to sustainability.

North Coast 500 is a tourism marketing success story

“Scotland's answer to Route 66 has caught the imagination of summer holidaymakers,” says Glasgow Caledonian University’s Professor John Lennon.