Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, United Kingdom

Glasgow, United Kingdom

  • 1993

    Established
  • 2000

    International Students
  • 36

    No. of Programs
  • 1063

    US News
  • Yes

    Scholarship
  • Yes

    Hostel Accomodation

Overview

History, Affiliations & Rankings

Established in 1993, Glasgow Caledonian University has been recognised as one of the top universities in the world to pursue higher education. Through its numerous efforts and provisions, Glasgow Caledonian University offers a unique experience to students. Among the different rankings received by Glasgow Caledonian University, Times Higher Education ranked the university among the top 150 under the 200 under 50 league list (2017). The University has also been capable of being recognised as a top competitor in many disciplines, offering quality education and research opportunities to students and faculties alike.

Infrastructure, Campus & Courses

Glasgow Caledonian University has been successful in setting up campuses in London and New York apart from its main campus located in Glasgow, Scotland. Offering quality education, the infrastructure and campus facilities at Glasgow Caledonian University are state of the art and help mould students into the successful leaders of tomorrow. All those aspiring to pursue a programme here will be able to choose from undergraduate, postgraduate and research programmes. Students will also be able to choose between a sea of disciplines such as Business and Management, Health and Life Sciences, Engineering, Computer Science and IT, Applied and Pure Sciences.

Accomplishments & Alumni

Glasgow Caledonian University has received numerous awards and accolades for its efforts in promoting a globally competitive and effective education system and make it available to students from across the world. Glasgow Caledonian University has been recognised as leaders in moulding students for employment and social mobility. Ashoka U has also recognised the university as a Changemaker Campus, which is a first in Scotland. The strong network of alumni members also ensures that students and alumni alike have immense career and study opportunities to improve their career prospects. Ranging from career services to scholarship opportunities, the Glasgow Caledonian University alumni members have contributed to the well-being of the students, staff, faculty and alumni alike.

Student Diversity & Visiting Companies

Being one of the top universities in the world, Glasgow Caledonian University hosts a number of international students in its campus, thus, depicting its dedication to internationalisation and diversity. Through various student diversity and equality initiatives, Glasgow Caledonian University offers a warm and comfortable environment for students from different backgrounds, religions, beliefs, genders, and more. The University is dedicated to ensuring that any kind of discrimination against its students is addressed and removed from the picture. The University also offers numerous Student Services that look into the various needs of students from diverse backgrounds and ensure that it is inclusive of the needs of all students.

COVID 19 Response 

In a bid to curb the spread of the virus, Glasgow Caledonian University has developed an apt COVID-19 Response. From strictly maintaining the social distancing norms on campus to modifying campus facilities, Glasgow Caledonian University has taken the necessary steps to ensure the safety and health of all students, staff and faculty: 

  • GCU has also set up free asymptomatic COVID-19 tests at the Glasgow campus and students who are returning on-campus are encouraged to take the test regularly.

  • Glasgow Caledonian University will increase the face-to-face on-campus teaching as soon as Scottish Government public health guidance permits.

  • Students can access the study spaces and library. On-campus accommodation facilities are also available and all COVID-19 safe guidelines are being followed.

  • Social distancing norms will be implemented strictly, such as wearing face masks, maintaining physical distance and constant sanitisation.

  • For all in-person classes, the laboratories and classrooms have been modified and changed to accommodate the social distancing practices in confined spaces as well.

  • The Students’ Association of GCU is operating its services online. 

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Programs

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  • M.S Management

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      100

    • Duration

      1 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 11,64,500

  • M.S Food Bioscience

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      100

    • Duration

      1 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 11,99,700

  • MBA Luxury Brand Management

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      100

    • Duration

      1 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 15,52,700

  • M.S in Computer Science

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      100

    • Duration

      1 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 11,09,100

Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, United Kingdom Scholarship

Undergraduate Scholarships

New to GCU Scholarship

  • Candidates will automatically be eligible for the scholarship when they are offered a place in the course.
  • To invoice the same each year, candidates must meet the eligibility criteria.

Amount: £4,000

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Self-funded International Students who apply to GCU for the first time are eligible.
  • Those interested in the scholarship must have enrolled in a full-time scholarship programme.

Oh Polly Scholarship for BAME (Black, Asia, Minority Ethnic) Fashion Students

  • To apply, students are required to fill out an application form and film a short video featuring themselves.
  • The video should contain reasons why you should be selected for the Oh Polly Scholarship.
  • They must also display their passion for the fashion industry while also highlighting their social media skills.
  • The scholarship will also provide winners with work placement and other opportunities to engage with the company as well.

Amount: £2,500 yearly stipend

Eligibility Criteria:

  • All GCU students who are enrolled in either BA (Hons) International Fashion Branding or BA(Hons) Fashion Design with Business are eligible for the scholarship.

Postgraduate Scholarships

Postgraduate Ambassador Scholarship

  • Candidates applying for the scholarship will be required to sign a consent form for the Ambassadors Charter, if successful.
  • Under the Ambassadors Charter, candidates will be required to record 3 blogs or vlogs regarding your experience as a GCU student.
  • The Ambassadors Charter will also require you to take over at 1 social media, for instance, IG Live.
  • You will also be required to become a Unibuddy, helping prospective students and clarifying their doubts and questions regarding GCU Student Life for 1 hour every week.
  • Since the competition for the scholarship is immense, you are advised to properly define and detail the impacts of your activities for the ‘Common Good’.

Amount: £15,000 towards the tuition fee

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Students must be enrolled or hold an offer of study at GCU London or Glasgow campus.
  • All candidates should be able to cover the living costs as per the requirements of the UKVI while applying for a Visa.
  • Candidates who are enrolling at a Full-time taught Postgraduate Masters programme are eligible for the scholarship.
  • While submitting an application form, candidates are also required to submit a 2-minute long video that includes information about yourself and your contributions to the common good. Candidates will be required to submit a Youtube or Vimeo video link on the application.

New to GCU Scholarship

  • This fee discount will be applicable to postgraduate international students who are self-funded.

Amount: £2,600 - £3,600

Eligibility Criteria:

  • International students enrolled in a masters programme at GCU are eligible for the scholarship
  • Candidates must be enrolled in a Full-time taught PG masters programme at GCU.
  • PG Taught students enrolled in a 2-year masters programme will be eligible for £1,600 scholarship towards their tuition fees, the first year and subsequently £1,000 each year afterwards. Thus, adding up to £2,600 for 2 years.
  • PG taught students enrolled in a 3-year Masters programme will be eligible for a £1,600 scholarship towards their tuition fee for the first year and subsequently, £1,000 for each year afterwards. Thus, adding up to £3,600 for 3 years.
  • Those enrolled in a Fast-Track course will be eligible for half of the standard New to GCU scholarship.

Chancellor Yunus Scholarship

  • Candidates must provide approval for the use of their photographs which may be used in Print Media as well as the University websites.
  • Candidates will be required to be present for all scholarship-related activities which are hosted by the University or Santander.
  • Candidates will also have to acknowledge that the information provided by them on the online application form will be verified by the University. This information will be shared with the appropriate staff and administration members who will confer the scholarship. The information may also be shared with the relevant individuals for the purpose of verification, legal requirement or be released as per University regulation.
  • Candidates will not be able to transfer the scholarship to another programme if they choose to change their course of study.

Amount: £6,000 towards the tuition fee for M.Sc in Social Innovation programme

Eligibility Criteria:

  • All International and EU Home and Rest of UK students will be considered for the scholarship once they apply for the M.Sc in Social Innovation programme.
  • Scholarships will be awarded to candidates depending on merit and the promise of the candidate, which includes their financial standing.

Campus Location

Glasgow Caledonian University

Cowcaddens Rd, Glasgow Metropolitan Area G4 0BA, UK

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