• Say hello to Glasgow

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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.

  • Our International Office team

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    Welcome from the International Office team. We look forward to welcoming you to the University of Glasgow.

  • International Summer School

    Join us in Glasgow for our International Summer School. Our short courses are for students around the world.


A warm welcome

A warm welcome

A warm welcome to our international students. We are proud of our diverse University community which attracts students and staff from over 120 different countries. 

The city of Glasgow has a reputation throughout the world as a friendly and welcoming place and is one of the world’s top student cities (QS Best Student Cities 2012). Find out what our current students think about studying at Glasgow by viewing our student profile videos.

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.