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University of Glasgow

Established 1451

University of Glasgow

Established 1451


Location: Glasgow

Nearest Airport: Glasgow International Airport

Nearest Station: Partick


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  • QS : 73
  • CUG : 16

Tuition Fees

Average tuition fee: 17449

Number of Students

Master’s degree students: 11300

International students: 38%

About University of Glasgow

The University of Glasgow is a public research university in Glasgow, Scotland. Founded in 1451, it is the fourth-oldest university in the English-speaking world and one of Scotland's four ancient universities. Along with the universities of Edinburgh, Aberdeen, and St Andrews, the university was part of the Scottish Enlightenment during the 18th century. It is a member of Universitas 21, the Russell Group and the Guild of European Research-Intensive Universities.
The university was originally located in the city's High Street; since 1870, its main campus has been at Gilmorehill in the City's West End. Additionally, a number of university buildings are located elsewhere, such as the Veterinary School in Bearsden, and the Crichton Campus in Dumfries. Alumni of the university include James Wilson, a signatory of the United States Declaration of Independence, 3 Prime Ministers of the United Kingdom, 2 Scottish First Ministers (Nicola Sturgeon and Donald Dewar), economist Adam Smith, philosopher Francis Hutcheson, engineer James Watt, physicist Lord Kelvin, surgeon Joseph Lister along with 7 Nobel laureates and numerous Olympic gold medallists.

Complete Course List

  • Law and legal studies
  • Philosophy
  • Languages
  • Social studies
  • Literature and creative writing
  • Criminal law
  • Politics and International Relations
  • Linguistics
  • Psychology
  • Archaeology and anthropology
  • Classics
  • Politics
  • Business and management studies
  • History
  • Economics
  • Humanities
  • Social sciences
  • Theology and religious studies
  • Mathematics
  • Teacher training and education
  • Sports science
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Organisational psychology
  • Translating and Interpreting
  • Engineering
  • Electronic and electrical engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Finance
  • Banking and finance
  • Electronic and Electrical Engineering
  • Media studies and publishing
  • Software engineering
  • Computer sciences and IT
  • Music and composing
  • Health sciences
  • Mass communication
  • Art and design
  • Chemistry
  • Medicine and surgery
  • Analytical chemistry
  • Geology
  • Performance
  • Theatre studies
  • Civil engineering and construction
  • Physics
  • Dentistry
  • Business analysis and management
  • Geography
  • Computer science
  • Data telecommunications and computer networks
  • Music and performing arts
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Economics and Econometrics
  • Economics and development economics
  • Energy and environmental management
  • Food sciences
  • Health Care Management
  • Transport engineering and logistics
  • Film and TV studies
  • Art management
  • Commercial and Corporate law
  • Earth and ocean sciences
  • Accounting
  • Journalism
  • Neurology and neuroscience
  • Sociology
  • Urban planning
  • Construction and the built environment
  • Environmental science and ecology
  • Animal nutrition
  • Diplomacy and international law
  • Museum studies
  • Astrophysics
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology and life sciences
  • Biomedical engineering
  • Animal care and veterinary science
  • Planning and surveying
  • Aerospace engineering
  • Entrepeneurship and management
  • Hospitality and tourism
  • Electrical Engineering and Renewable Energy
  • Pharmacy and pharmacology
  • Marketing
  • Energy and environmental engineering
  • Architecture
  • Landscape architecture
  • Engineering management
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Business and human resource management
  • Information science and librarianship
  • Materials science
  • Naval engineering
  • Event management
  • Nursing and midwifery
  • Interior design
University of Glasgow

55.8717514742, -4.2883598134

Postal Address

The Fraser Building
65 Hillhead Street
G12 8QQ
United Kingdom

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