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Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is a public university located in Glasgow, Scotland. GCU offers a wide range of bachelor's degree programs through its academic schools namely: School of Engineering and Built Environment, Glasgow School for Business and Society, and School of Health and Life Sciences.

  • Average Tuition GBP 11,500
  • Students 17,000
  • International Students 13%
  • Total Annual Cost GBP 20,700
  • Intakes Fall
  • Application Deadline January 15
  • Transfer Yes
  • Campus Setting City

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School Description

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is one of Scotland's largest and most dynamic universities with almost 20,000 students from 100 countries. Students can choose from a wide range of bachelor's degree programs including: Business Management; Computer Games; Digital Security and Forensics; International Marketing; and Media and Communication. 

GCU students have full access to outstanding campus facilities such as the modern Saltire Center, home to the university library, Campus Life Desk and unique inflatable igloo study areas, and the ARC: Health and Fitness multi-purpose gym with fitness classes and health and beauty suites. With a virtual hospital, high-tech broadcasting suite, and an online Second Life campus, GCU provides students an opportunity to gain real-life practical experience. First-year international students are guaranteed to stay at Caledonian Court, GCU's on-campus accommodation, conveniently located near academic buildings and other university resources. Residential facilities include fully-equipped kitchens, coin operated-laundrette, internet connection, and a 24-hour security service.

  • 01GCU provides students with scholarship packages worth over £2.5 million per year.
  • 02According to the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA), GCU graduates have a 97% employment rate in 2017.
  • 03GCU is the only UK university offering the Honours Bachelor's degree in Risk Management.

Bachelor Programs

  • Cowcaddens Rd, Glasgow, Lanarkshire G4 0BA, United Kingdom
    GBP 11,845 Tuition Fee

    3D Animation and Visualisation

    This 4-year BSc program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical skills of 3D Animation and Visualisation. The program offers courses that focus on graphic design; digital animation; motion graphi more
  • Cowcaddens Rd, Glasgow, Lanarkshire G4 0BA, United Kingdom
    GBP 11,845 Tuition Fee

    Accountancy

    This 4-year BA program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Accounting Principles. The program offers courses that focus on all aspects of business, management and finance.  

  • Cowcaddens Rd, Glasgow, Lanarkshire G4 0BA, United Kingdom
    GBP 11,845 Tuition Fee

    Applied Biomedical Science

    This 4-year BSc program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Applied Biomedical Science. The program combines biology and medicine and offers courses that foc more
  • Cowcaddens Rd, Glasgow, Lanarkshire G4 0BA, United Kingdom
    GBP 11,845 Tuition Fee

    Applied Psychology

    This 4-year BSc program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Applied Psychology. The program offers courses that focus on applications of psychology, and principles of counseling more

Rankings

  • Times World University Rankings
    Times World University Rankings 601
  • SchoolApply Ranking
    SchoolApply Ranking 494
  • The Guardian
    The Guardian 80
  • Complete University Guide (UK)
    Complete University Guide (UK) 77

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 2.70
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL iBT 78
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 6.00
  • SAT Not required
  • Minimum PTE 51
  • ACT Not required

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    Financial Aid & Scholarship

    First-year international students are eligible for the New to GCU scholarship worth up to £4,000 for a duration of four years. An exclusive payment discount of 5% off fees worth over £5,000 can be availed when an international student pays in full before the first day of the term.

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    Established in 1875


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