Graduate Programs at Glasgow Caledonian University
Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University
Why study at GCU?
GCU offers a wide range of industry linked undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, spanning across our five academic schools:
  • Glasgow School for Business and Society
  • School of Engineering and Built Environment
  • School of Health and Life Sciences
  • School for Work Based Education
  • GCU London (postgraduate programmes)
As the University for the Common Good, the learning experience at GCU will prepare our students to develop our four ‘Common Good Attributes’ and equip them to make a positive difference to the organisations and wider communities they will serve. These are:
  • Active and global citizenship
  • Entrepreneurial mind-set
  • Responsible leadership
  • Confidence
Welcoming international students
At GCU, we aim to give international students not just high-quality programmes and award-winning support, but also a truly memorable experience. That's what makes Glasgow Caledonian University the top choice of students from more than 100 countries.

As well as being home to almost 2,000 international students from 100 countries, GCU has partnerships with leading institutions around the world including in: China, India, North America, South America, Oman and Bangladesh.
Life on campus
Over the past few years, GCU has picked up a number of awards for its facilities, courses and level of commitment to its students. In both Glasgow and London, students benefit from cutting-edge learning facilities and great social programmes through the Students Associations. In Glasgow, there is an award-winning library, fitness centre and university spa – an ideal way to spend some down-time relaxing after a long day of studying. Our award winning student accommodation, Caledonian Court, is just yards away from our Glasgow city centre campus, and provides hassle-free access to campus. Facilities include:
  • Fully-equipped kitchens
  • Private en-suite
  • 24-hour security staff and CCTV
  • Comfortable socialising spaces
  • Card-operated laundrette facilities.
International students who will be studying for a full year are guaranteed place at Caledonian Court.
Students at Glasgow Caledonian University
GCU in Glasgow
GCU's campus is located in the heart of vibrant Glasgow, Scotland's largest city. Friendly Glasgow boasts world-class museums, sports facilities, theatres, architecture and vibrant night-life.

Travelling to us couldn't be more hassle-free. Glasgow International Airport is a short 15 minute drive away. Linked by the motorway and transport links right on our doorstep, visiting some of Scotland's most iconic scenery couldn't be easier.
GCU in London
GCU London is based in one of the most exciting and up-and-coming areas in London; Spitalfields. Home of the legendary Brick Lane, Old Spitalfields, Petticoat Lane Markets and much more. Home to the British School of Fashion, GCU London offers a wide range of MBA and MSc courses, specialising in Banking and Finance, Risk Management, International Fashion Marketing, Luxury Brand Marketing, International Human Resource Management and Construction Management. GCU London offers high quality teaching and links with international businesses.
Fashion studio at Glasgow Caledonian University
Fees and scholarships
Cost of study is important to the success our students and so we are committed to offering accessible higher education by keeping our tuition fees low and providing a generous scholarship package of over £2.5 million per year. Our aim is to provide an experience that is life changing and to help those who can bring about positive change in the communities we serve around the world.
English Language programmes
You can choose from a wide range of degree and academic preparatory programmes to improve your English language skills before entry to GCU and adapt to living and studying in a UK university environment. Available at both our Glasgow and London campuses.
Applications and admissions
Our dedicated Admissions teams, including specialist VISA advice team are available to assist with any questions about studying at GCU and making your application.
Glasgow Caledonian University Campus



DPT Doctor of Physiotherapy (Pre-registration)
The Doctor of Physiotherapy (Pre-registration) (DPT) is a full-time programme delivered using innovative teaching methods to assist and contextualise learning.
Duration: 42 months full-time
Deadline: Ongoing
MPH Master of Public Health
Learn from our experienced teaching team working with researchers, graduates and external public health employers as part of an international force for the common good. 
Duration: 1 year full-time / 3 years part-time
Deadline: Ongoing
MSc Advanced Internetwork Engineering
The programme offers a structured, supported path so you can develop expert-level network engineering skills and achieve CCIE certification.
Duration: 1 year full-time / 2 years part-time
Deadline: Ongoing
MSc Big Data Technologies
Embark on a career in a leading-edge field and master the exciting and challenging world of big data!
Duration: 1 year full-time / 2 years part-time
Deadline: Ongoing
MSc Climate Justice
Taking a practical, multi-disciplinary approach, the curriculum at Glasgow Caledonian University offers in depth study of the complex issues of climate justice.
Duration: 1 year full-time / 2 years part-time
Deadline: Ongoing
MSc Diabetes Care and Management
The MSc Diabetes Care and Management is multidisciplinary, bringing together key insights from multiple fields. During this masters degree you will learn about best practices in health management and diabetes from a broad range of perspectives.
Duration: 16 months full-time
Deadline: Ongoing
MSc Fashion and Lifestyle Marketing
The MSc Fashion and Lifestyle programme focuses on the future of the fashion industry and how fashion marketers need to adapt to ever changing technologies and consumer lifestyles.
Duration: 1 year full-time / 2 years part-time
Deadline: Ongoing
MSc Risk Management
Glasgow Caledonian University's MSc Risk Management explores strategic and operational risk in the context of wider organisational resilience. 
Duration: 1 year full-time / 3 years distance learning
Deadline: Ongoing
MSc Social Business and Microfinance
Social business is a cause driven business, which aims to impact on people or the planet, rather than for the accumulation of profits to shareholders or investors.
Duration: 1 year
Deadline: Ongoing
Professional Doctorate Framework
Glasgow Caledonian's Professional Doctorate is an exciting alternative to the traditional PhD. Professional Doctorate study supports middle and senior managers in becoming highly-competent, strategically-focused researchers capable of demonstrating innovative, evidence-based solutions – outwith academia.
Duration: 4 - 6 years part-time
Deadline: Ongoing


Luke Bird,  Distance Learning Student - MSc Risk Management

Luke Bird, Distance Learning Student - MSc Risk Management
Iqra Memon, MSc International Business Management student

Iqra Memon, MSc International Business Management student
Jack Rendall, MSc Social Business and Microfinance graduate

Jack Rendall, MSc Social Business and Microfinance graduate
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