The Glasgow Centre for International Development

The Glasgow Centre for International Development

Addis Ababa, EthiopiaThe University of Glasgow Centre for International Development builds on the University's historical tradition of engagement with low-income countries through its unique range of expertise in the areas of human well being and animal health, the economy, the environment, learning and citizenship. Our aim is to use our strong interdisciplinary approach to make a significant contribution to international development through new partnerships with universities in the Global South; contribution to the UN Millennium Development Goals; linking with the UN and other stakeholders.

Postgraduate Courses in International Development

There are a large number of postgraduate courses with thematic links to International Development. Click here for further information.

Watch "Imagining Development", a short film by Postgraduate research students Patricia Campbell and Emma Laurie in the School of Geographical & Earth Sciences.

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Please download our new mini-brochure here: GCID mini-brochure (2011)

For printed copies, please email


GCID is a members of NIDOS (Network of International Development Organisations in Scotland)