The University of Glasgow

About The University of Glasgow

Since opening our doors in 1451, we have dedicated our time to inspiring great minds throughout history, from the pioneer of television, John Logie Baird to writer and producer of Doctor Who and Sherlock, Steven Moffat.

If you choose to study with us, you will be part of a university ranked in the top 1% of the world

Learn from pioneering academics whose research is internationally recognised; join a student population made up of over 23,000 people from more than 120 countries.

Find first-class facilities for sport, one of the best libraries in Europe and a student services building where you can get advice on everything from careers to council tax; benefit from living in the third largest city in Scotland, with a renowned music scene, excellent sport and shopping, a wealth of arts and cultural venues, and friendly nightlife, all on your doorstep.

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    The University of Glasgow, University Avenue, 36, G12 8QQ

    Telephone: 0141 330 2000
    Email: [email protected]

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    * Based on 2016 HESA Figures

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