About University of Glasgow
Founded in 1451, the University of Glasgow (UoG) is the fourth-oldest university in the English-speaking world and is in the top 1% of universities in the world. UoG is a member of the distinguished Russell Group, comprising the United Kingdom’s 20 leading research-intensive universities, and is also a founding member of Universitas 21– a network of universities established as an international reference point and resource for strategic thinking on issues of global significance. UoG’s students graduate equipped with the skills they need to compete in a global workplace, and with friendships and networks that last a lifetime. Associated with seven Nobel Laureates and boasting alumni like Adam Smith, Lord Kelvin and James Watt, UoG sustains a broad portfolio of leading-edge research funded by industry, research councils and governmental agencies.