College of Science and Engineering

College of Science and Engineering

We bring together multidisciplinary studies through our Schools of Chemistry, Computing Science, Engineering, Geographical & Earth Sciences, Mathematics & Statistics, Physics & Astronomy and Psychology.

We work to understand the world we live in, to do research that is relevant to global needs and to help create the emerging technologies of the 21st century. Study with us, and you can benefit fromt he expertise of our world-leading academics and gain a degree with the accreditation you need for a successful career.



  • Top rankings for School of Geographical & Earth Sciences

    We are delighted to announce that the School of Geographical and Earth Sciences at the University of Glasgow has been announced 5th in the UK for Geography in the Guardian University Guide 2014 and an outstanding 27th in the world in the QS World University Rankings 2013.

  • Student experience: Small wonder

    “A master’s in NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY has enabled me to assimilate in-depth knowledge in the areas of design, fabrication and evaluation of devices at micro and nano-scale” says NEHA SHARMA

  • Technology-assisted living

    The MultiMemoHome project has created a series of ‘multimodal’ technologies which harness sound, vision, smell and touch to create interactive systems which are easily understood and navigated by people with cognitive or sensory impairments.


The College is home to seven Schools, the Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology and also hosts a collaborative facility operated jointly under a Consortium agreement between the University of Glasgow and Edinburgh University, the Scottish Universities Environmental Research Centre (SUERC).