About University of Glasgow
Founded in 1451, Glasgow is the fourth oldest university in the United Kingdom and has 15000 undergraduates, almost 5000 postgraduates and 5000 adults in continuing education. We welcome students from more than 100 countries.
The University is a major research powerhouse, annual research income of more than GBP116m places Glasgow in the UKs top ten earners for research. In the latest independent research survey, RAE, almost 70% of the Universitys research was rated as world-leading or internationally excellent.
Glasgow offers an exceptional breadth of undergraduate student choice across the physical and life sciences, the social sciences and the humanities, together with a rapidly-expanding range of postgraduate courses. Our teaching quality has been independently rated as among the top ten in the UK and our medical and veterinary schools are consistently rated amongst the very best in the UK.