Founded in 1451, the University of Glasgow is the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world. Today it is a broad-based, research-intensive institution with a global reach. As a member of the prestigious Russell Group of leading UK research universities, the University is constantly striving to change the world with its expertise. The institution’s annual research income totals more than £177m, which places it in the UK’s top 10 earners for research. The institution’s research-led approach is one of the reasons why a degree from the University is so prized, but as a postgraduate student you can also benefit from opportunities to: •study abroad and take part in work placements •equip yourself with the skills you need to compete in a global workplace •learn from pioneering academics whose research is internationally recognised •form friendships and networks that last a lifetime; and •be part of a university ranked in the top 1% of the world. Glasgow invests in facilities to support the professional and personal development of its 6,000 postgraduate students. The University has spent £7.5 million on lecture theatres and seminar rooms since 2007 and has plans to invest a further £3.5 million by 2017.
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The University of Glasgow has been inspiring talented people to succeed since 1451. Today, the University is a research-intensive institution with a global reach. If you want to achieve the best you can in life, joining Glasgow's community of 18,000 undergraduates is a good way to start. You can choose from a wide range of degree programmes that are flexible enough to meet your needs. And the University's international reputation, high graduate employment and exciting student lifestyle are great benefits too. This means that if you choose to study at Glasgow, you will: •be part of a university ranked in the top 1% of the world •learn from pioneering academics whose research is internationally recognised •discover a diverse student population made up of 25,000 people from 128 countries •find first class facilities for sport, a library crammed with 12-floors of resources and a new students services building where you can get advice on everything from careers to council tax; and •enjoy living in the UK’s 3rd largest city – Scotland’s biggest – with a renowned music scene, fabulous shopping, a wealth of arts and cultural venues, and friendly nightlife.
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The University of Glasgow Founded in1451, the University of Glasgow is the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world. Today we are a broad-based, research-intensive institution with a global reach. We have more than 23,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students and are a major employer in the city of Glasgow with more than 6,000 staff, including 2,000 active researchers.
A leading research centre We are a member of the prestigious Russell Group of leading UK research universities, and we’re striving to change the world with our expertise. Our annual earnings for research are £175m, which means that we can make important discoveries, whether that’s finding a way to detect malaria in minutes, or contributing to the biggest particle physics experiment in the world: the Large Hadron Collider.
Excellence in teaching Our research-led approach is one of the reasons why a degree from the University of Glasgow is so prized, but our students also benefit from opportunities to study abroad, improve their employability, take part in work placements and explore a wide range of social activities. As a result, we attract scholars from 120 countries around the world. Rated third for international student satisfaction among universities participating in the International Student Barometer Summer 2012,we ensure that our students graduate equipped with the skills they need to compete in a global workplace. The friendships and networks they make at Glasgow can last a lifetime - we are in touch with 118,000 alumni in 162countries. Working with others We know we cannot succeed alone, which is why we work with partners and friends in Glasgow, Scotland and beyond. Whether we’re sharing expertise on climate change and disease prevention in developing countries, or offering investment to kick-start new collaborations with growing companies in Scotland, the benefits of our ever-expanding network of friendships and partnerships are wide-ranging and reciprocal. The University of Glasgow is a founder member of Universitas 21, an international grouping of universities dedicated to setting worldwide standards for higher education. We are also a member of IRUN (International Research Universities Network) – an international network of broad-based research universities