A world Top 100 institution (QS World Ranking), the University of Glasgow is a research powerhouse, immensely proud of its past but focused on an exciting future. Founded in 1451, the University is a leading centre of teaching and research with 81% of our research recognised as internationally excellent and 31% of all research judged to be world leading (REF2014).

With over 2000 active researchers and annual research earnings of over £179M, you will join a vibrant and diverse community of over 8000 postgraduate students and be taught by passionate academics, among the best in the world, and renowned for their cutting-edge research.

The University is also investing in a £1billion development of its campus to create world-class teaching, learning and research facilities. One of the most significant education infrastructure projects in Scotland’s history, the campus development will bring significant community, economic, environmental and cultural benefits to the West End of the city and create around 2,500 jobs.


University of Glasgow will be attending the PostgraduateStudentships PhD Funding Fair in December – apply to attend the Fair and find out more here.