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    Glasgow is the fourth oldest university in the English speaking world and is ranked in in the top 1% of the world.

  • Scholarships and Funding

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    We have a range of scholarships and funding sources to support international students. Search our database now.

  • Information for new students

    Undergraduate accommodation

    Joining us in September? Check out everything you need to know on our new students' pages.


World Changers Welcome

World Changers Welcome

The University of Glasgow is recognised throughout the world for excellence in research and teaching.Your inspiration to change the world starts here!

At a glance:

  • A world top 100 university (Times Higher Education World Rankings 2014-15)
  • Located in the UK’s third largest city and the world’s friendliest city (as voted by readers of Rough Guides 2014)
  • Multicultural campus with 25% of our student population coming from outside the UK from almost 130 countries
  • Famous alumni including Adam Smith, Lord Kelvin, James Watt and seven Nobel Prize winners

Check out our videos to find out a bit more about life at Glasgow!

Who will you become?

If you want to discover more visit our country pages  or find out when our International Officers will be visiting your country.

Contact us: student.recruitment@glasgow.ac.uk

Support for our international students

Our International Student Support Team provide a dedicated advisory service for international students on non-academic and welfare matters such as immigration, employment, finance and any other concerns you may have.

For international students who have the academic qualifications but not the English language skills, the University Language Centre prepares your English for academic study and supports you during your degree at Glasgow.

Our partner, Glasgow International College offers preparation courses to international students who wish to study with us but do not meet our academic entry requirements.

To find out more about living in Glasgow and accommodation options visit our residential services pages.