Iran

The University of Glasgow has a long history of welcoming Iranian students. The first student from Iran arrived at the University in 1923. Glasgow is one of the approved institutions on the Iranian Ministry of Education list of UK universities and has a joint PhD programme with the University of Azad.

In addition to studying at one of the top ranked Universities in the world, studying at Glasgow allows you to live in one of Europe’s most diverse cities which includes a large Muslim population. The city is home to twelve mosques and a wide range of Halal butchers and shops. Furthermore, the University has its own Muslim Students Association which represents and caters for Muslim students on campus.

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 entrant international students studying for a degree (providing students apply on-time).

Undergraduate entry requirements

The University will consider students who have successfully completed a recognised foundation/access programme or students who gained the High School Diploma after four years of study and gained average scores of 17–20.

A-levels and International Baccalaureate Diploma

See the Undergraduate degree programmes for specfic A-levels and International Baccalaureate Diploma entry requirements.

American Curriculum

Students applying with American qualifications (SAT/ACT/AP) should refer to the USA country page

Glasgow International College

A pass on a recognised foundation programme. 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.

For information about admission to Dentistry, Medicine, Veterinary Medicine or Nursing

View our Undergraduate degree programmes

Postgraduate taught entry requirements

Glasgow International College (GIC) Pre-Masters

Successful completion of Licence/Karashansi with minimum score of 12. For more information, see: Glasgow International College

Postgraduate Taught

We will consider applications to Masters degrees from minimum of 15 on a 20 point scale from Public Universities and Medical Schools. Mimimum of 16 on a 20 point scale from Azad Universities.

 

View our Postgraduate taught degree programmes to find out more about our postgraduate taught entry requirements

Postgraduate research entry requirements

We will consider applications with successful completion of an Undergraduate and Postgraduate Taught degree from a recognised university with a grade between 75-80%.

View our Postgraduate research opportunities to find out more about our postgraduate research entry requirements

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.


Partnerships

The University of Glasgow has a joint PhD programme with the University of Azad.


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

Jo Power, International Recruitment Manager (based in Glasgow)
jo.power@glasgow.ac.uk
+44 (0)141 330 8780

Kyle Blain, Senior International Officer (based in Glasgow)
kyle.blain@glasgow.ac.uk
+44 (0)141 330 7455

Nick Bruce, International Recruitment Coordinator (based in Glasgow)
nick.bruce@glasgow.ac.uk
+44 (0)141 330 7757


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 are now open (applications close on 20 April 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