Complete University Guide

6th in UK: Complete University Guide [Electrical & Electronic Engineering]

Times Good university guide

2nd in UK: Times & Sunday Times Good University Guide [Civil Engineering]

guardian newspaper

UK top 10: Guardian University Guide [Engineering: Mechanical]

Glasgow has world-leading expertise in the research and teaching of:

  • aerospace engineering
  • biomedical engineering
  • civil engineering
  • electronics and electrical engineering; and
  • mechanical engineering.

Working at the cutting edge of technology, our research supports industrial innovation, helps preserve the environment and assists in the advancement of medical and biological science.

If you study with us, you can take advantage of a range of fully accredited degree programmes that set new standards in engineering education.

Our top quality research has been recognised in the most recent research assessment (REF 2014) where 95% of our research was judged to be “internationally excellent” or “world-leading”. This placed us 4th in the UK across all the Engineering disciplines, having submitted 91% of our staff to the assessment process. This latest assessment confirms The University of Glasgow’s position as the top Engineering institution in Glasgow and the West of Scotland, and one of the leading Engineering institutions nationally.