The University of Glasgow is located in the largest city in Scotland in historic buildings which are home to over 24,000 students from across the globe. The university has been described as a ‘research powerhouse’ and is one of the top ten institutions in the country. It invests heavily in its facilities, providing state of the art centres, with a particularly strong focus on scientific subjects.
Glasgow is ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide. There are over 600 bachelor’s and 300 master’s degrees offered by 20 faculties. It is home to the Adam Smith Business School, the UK’s oldest engineering school and a large medical and dental school.
The University of Glasgow are ranked 16th in the UK University League Table and specialise in research quality & intensity. In addition, the university provide students with many different options to study abroad due to the international partners that the university has. The University offer students over 700 four-year flexible combinations to choose from and have 31 subjects ranked in the top 10. These include Biological Sciences, Psychology and Law.
Students who have applied with Global Study UK have chosen a plethora of courses to study at the University of Glasgow. These include:
Astronomy & Physics
User Experience & Interaction Design
International Business Management
Big Data Technologies
Electronics & Electrical Engineering
The University’s main campus is nestled within Glasgow’s cosy and cultural West End, home to cafés, bars, restaurants, vintage boutiques and cultural attractions. The city of Glasgow has also been voted the friendliest city in the world.
The university has a dedicated International Student Support team. In addition to organising the international student orientation, the team are also available to help with general welfare and personal issues, immigration and visa advice and financial issues.