‌The University of Glasgow has been welcoming students from Venezuela since 1923, when Nieves Emilio Navarro Vasquez from Caracas studied Naval Architecture, and we continue to welcome more today.

In addition to a wealth of events held by our International Student Support team, our Venezuelan students are also invited to join the University’s Hispanic Society.

Entry Requirements


The University will consider students who have gained the Bachillerato for admission into our foundation programme at Glasgow International College.  On successful completion on the foundation programme, you will progress into Year 2 of the main Undergraduate Bachelors degree.

Students with A-levels or IBDP should refer to the programme pages for specific requirements. Applicants studying SAT/ACT/AP Exams should go to the USA page.

Postgraduate Taught

We will consider applications to a Masters degree at the University of Glasgow from graduates holding a Licenciado/Professional title when awarded after 4 years or more.

Minimum Entry Requirements by Scale:

On the 20-point scale: 13-15 or above
On the 5-point scale: 4 or above
On the 9-point scale: 7 or above
GPA system (4.0-0): 3.0 or above

Undergraduate Information Session

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

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

Click here to register for an online Undergraduate Information Session.


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

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:

Contact Us

Jo Power, International Recruitment Manager (based in Glasgow)
+44 (0)141 330 8780

Nick Bruce, International Recruitment Coordinator (based in Glasgow)
+44 (0)141 330 7757

International Summer School


With the impact globally from the ongoing spread of COVID-19, to protect the health and safety of staff and students we have taken the decision to cancel the 2020 International Summer School.

We fully intend to offer a variety of International Summer School programmes in summer 2021. Our summer 2021 programmes will be advertised from September 2020 so please keep an eye open for further information.  

Our International Summer School is an excellent introduction to studying at a world renowned university.  

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