University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow Ranking

country rank: 8
world rank: 97

University Overview

The University of Glasgow ranking was founded in 1451 and is a non-profit public higher education institution situated in the city of Glasgow (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 people), Scotland. This university also has campuses in Dumfries, Scotland, and Singapore. The University of Glasgow (UofG) ranking is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational UK higher education institution that is officially recognized/chartered by the Privy Council. In a variety of fields of study, the 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, and doctorate degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This UK higher-education institution, which is 569 years old, maintains a selective admission criteria based on students’ previous academic records and grades. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. A library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services, are all available to students at the University of Georgia.

University of Glasgow Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Glasgow
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 G12 8QQ Scotland United Kingdom
Tel +44 (141) 330 2000
Fax +44 (141) 330 4505
Other locations Dumfries and Singapore

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) 10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro)
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 (141) 330 4515

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff 4,000-4,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

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

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