Egypt

‌Ahlan wa sahlan

The University of Glasgow has been delighted to welcome Egyptian students for many decades to both our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. We currently have more than 50 Egyptian students studying with us and look forward to welcoming more. At Glasgow, you will study to gain an internationally respected degree, but we can guarantee you much more. Glasgow is one of Europe’s most friendly and diverse cities and includes a large Muslim population. The city is home to twelve mosques and a wide range of Halal butchers and shops. The University also has a Middle Eastern and North African Society that allows students from the region to share their culture with all students.

The University offers an excellent standard of comfortable and secure student accommodation, with single-gender occupancy available. Furthermore, we guarantee a place for all full-time new Egyptian students studying for a degree (application deadlines apply).

Entry Requirements

GIC Foundation

Successful completion of the Egyptian Secondary School Certificate with grade average of 80%.

Undergraduate

Applicants with the Egyptian Secondary School Certificate will usually be required to complete a foundation year - refer to GIC Foundation.

Applicants who have sat IBDP or A-Levels should refer to the webpage for their desired programme of study. Students studying the American curriculum should go to the USA page.

Postgraduate Taught

Applicants holding a good Bachelor degree with a GPA of 3.0 out of 4 or above from a recognised University in Egypt will be considered for direct entry.

Postgraduate Research

Students should have successfully completed a Masters degree with an average grade of 65%.


Prospective Student Information Sessions

The University of Glasgow is pleased to invite all prospective students to online information sessions which will be dedicated to answering your questions about joining #TeamUofG.

The team will give a presentation covering the application process, entry requirements and student life. There will be time at the end of the presentation for you to ask questions.

Click the relevant link below to book your place.


Study Abroad and Exchange opportunities at Glasgow

We welcome over 1500 students every year via the long-established Study Abroad and exchange programmes

If you want to come to Glasgow for a year abroad and your country does not have an existing agreement please look at our incoming Study Abroad Programme options

Meet Us

Students who choose to be counselled by an agency should expect the following standards of service:

  • Representatives will support students throughout the application process, providing advice and assistance in the preparation/submission of documents. It is, however, the applicant who must remain ultimately responsible for their account and the management of communications.
  • Representatives will have full access to student data contained within the application form and may manage a student application by discussing all aspects of the application with the University of Glasgow.
  • Representatives should be honest and accurate in communicating information about the University to the student and vice versa. At no time should representatives disseminate false or misleading information to the student or to the University.
  • Representatives will conduct themselves with fairness and integrity at all times and are subject to a rigorous selection and ongoing training process by the University of Glasgow.
  • Representatives are paid by the University for their services and will not pass on charges to prospective students.

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We would be happy to welcome you to our historic main campus in the heart of Glasgow, where we host open days and campus tours for you to experience our University in person. For more information, go to: http://www.gla.ac.uk/about/visit/.


Contact Us

Pamela Armstrong, International Recruitment Manager (based in Glasgow)
pamela.armstrong.2@glasgow.ac.uk
+44 (0)141 330 1960

Adri Hortobagyi, International Recruitment Coordinator (based in Glasgow)
adrienn.hortobagyi@glasgow.ac.uk 
+44 (0)141 330 8764


International Summer School

INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL 2021

Our International Summer School is an excellent introduction to studying at a world renowned university.  Applications for the 2021 summer school will open on 20 January 2021.

Summer study allows you to:

  • Explore a particular topic in more depth
  • Experience teaching from world-class academic staff
  • Supplement your studies and gain international experience and credits at a world-class university

Find out more