Top 10 City of the World - Lonely Planet (2009) Safest city in UK - Mercer ’s Quality of Living Index (2011)
THE = Times Higher Education No 1 for student support = International Student Barometer (ISB 2010)
A list of some of the professional accreditations held by GCU. Links with professional bodies - programmes developed in line with accreditation standards of organisations including the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) and the British Computer Society (BCS)
A selection of some of the links we have with industry
State of the art facilities Supported by global brands Morgan Stanley, Ralph Lauren and Marks & Spencer. The School has created more building and surveying graduates than anywhere else in the UK Unique, innovative, highly reputable programmes The UK’s only Honours degree in Risk Management GCU’s Financial Services suite of programmes is the first and only in the UK to have the backing of the Chartered Banker Institute, the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment and the Institute of Operational Risk Innovative computer game development and multimedia courses Major provider of health, social care and life sciences graduates for the health sector and NHS Business School signed to UN’s Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME), Facilities-fashion factory, audio/video studio and the Communications and Media laboratory. e-motion lab ;networking labs ; Purpose built eye clinic ; nursing clinical simulation laboratory
Caledoninan univeristy presentation may 2013 (2)
Welcome to Glasgow CaledonianUniversity
The Vibrant City of Glasgow• Top 10 City of the World• Safest city in the UK (Mercer, 2011)• Largest student population in Scotland• 2nd biggest shopping destination in the UK• Host city of the 2014 Commonwealth games• Beautiful countryside less than 1 hour from the city centre• 12th in New York Times world ‘Places to Go in 2012’• Largest student population in scotlandNew world ‘Places to Go in2012’
Glasgow Campus– Self contained city centre campus– 16,500 students across 100 nationalities– 24 hour computer access– Guaranteed campus accommodation for international students– Multi-faith prayer centre on campus– Free WI FI throughout– ARC sports centre, refectory and Santander bank on campus
Why Glasgow Caledonian University?– Ranked first in the UK for learning support (International StudentBarometer survey, 2011)– Top 10 in the UK for Student Experience (ISB, 2012)– Excellent industry links with international companies– Ranked first internationally and in the UK for student livingexperience (ISB survey, 2011)– Niche programmes with work placement opportunities
page 17•Career-focused Degrees– The University has strong links with industrypartners, allows students access to site visits,live projects and case studies.– Many programmes offer formal and informalindustrial placements from 3 weeks to 48weeks.– Coursework and projects applied toorganisational issues.– Our close relations with industry often meansemployers come direct to us seekinggraduates to employ.
Progression routes from your NCC qualification at Live Language.International Foundation year students can progress onto Year 2 at GCU.BA (Hons) BusinessBA (Hons) Finance, Investment & RiskBA (Hons) International BusinessBA (Hons) International Fashion BrandingBA (Hons) MarketingBA (Hons) Risk ManagementInternational Diploma students can progress onto Year 3 at GCU.BA (Hons) Business with options A Business with Business LawBA Business with EconomicsBA Business with EnterpriseBA Business with Events ManagementBA Business with Financial ManagementBA Business with Financial ServicesBA Business with Human Resource ManagementBA Business with MarketingBA Business with Operations ManagementBA Business with Risk ManagementBA Business with Sports ManagementBA Business with Technology ManagementBA Business with TourismPre-Masters students can progress onto Masters courses at GCU.MBAMSc International Human Rights ManagementMSc International BusinessMSc International Fashion MarketingMSC International Banking & FinanceMSc Risk ManagementMSc Management
We welcome you to Glasgow Caledonian UniversityAny questions?