University of Glasgow

country rank  7
world rank  144

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University Overview

Established in 1451, University of Glasgow is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Glasgow (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Scotland. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Dumfries, Singapore. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Privy Council, University of Glasgow (UofG) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Glasgow (UofG) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 568 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym UofG
Founded 1451
Motto Via, Veritas, Vita
The Way, the Truth and the Life (John 14:6)
Colours Black and yellow

University Location

Address University Avenue
Glasgow (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
G12 8QQ Scotland
United Kingdom
T +44 (141) 330 2000
F +44 (141) 330 4505
Other locations Dumfries, Singapore

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
International
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office 71 Southpark Avenue
Glasgow G12 8LB
+44 (141) 330 4515

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 4,000-4,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to University of Glasgow's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Privy Council


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • American Veterinary Medical Association AVMA
  • The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons RCVS
  • The European Association of Establishments for Veterinary Boards Council EAEVE
  • The Australian Veterinary Boards Council AVBC
  • AACSB
  • EQUIS
  • AMBA

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • European University Association (EUA)
  • Russell Group
  • Universitas 21 (U21)
  • Universities UK

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019