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Glasgow International College

Glasgow International College (GIC) offers degree preparation courses in partnership with the University of Glasgow, and is integrated into the University campus.

This International College in Scotland allows you to experience student life in Glasgow. You’ll be based on the University campus, while gaining the knowledge and skills you need to follow your path to a great degree.

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Join a pathway course in October or November 2019

and progress to your University of Glasgow degree in September 2020

49 nationalities

represented by new students at the College in 2018

Access to University resources and facilities

during your International College course

Guaranteed entry to the University of Glasgow

when you pass your pathway course at the required level with good attendance

GIC student Bastian from Chile

Bastian from Chile

Foundation Certificate student at Glasgow International College
 

The teaching style at the College is really great. You’ve got your lectures first and then for the rest of the week you’ve got seminars where you talk about what you learned. It’s quite good because you get all the information and you can do research at home before discussing with your classmates.

GIC student Tatyana from USA

Tatyana from the USA

Pre-Master's student at Glasgow International College
 

At Glasgow International College I was able to get an introduction to university life, a taste of the workload awaiting me at university, and access to knowledgeable staff. I would recommend the College to anyone serious about their education.

Reasons to study at Glasgow International College

Glasgow International College student studying

Equipped for excellence

Comfortable classrooms, a range of study resources, an IT lab, WiFi – the College has everything you need to get the most from your studies. You’ll also benefit from secure accommodation, located conveniently close to the College and University campus.

Glasgow International College student studying

Equipped for excellence

Comfortable classrooms, a range of study resources, an IT lab, WiFi – the College has everything you need to get the most from your studies. You’ll also benefit from secure accommodation, located conveniently close to the College and University campus.

Equipped for excellence

Comfortable classrooms, a range of study resources, an IT lab, WiFi – the College has everything you need to get the most from your studies. You’ll also benefit from secure accommodation, located conveniently close to the College and University campus.

Historic bridge in Glasgow

Gorgeous Glasgow

GIC is situated in the leafy West End of Glasgow, attached to the University campus and a short distance from the city centre. The location acts as a great base from which to explore the city’s attractions, and for trips into Scotland’s stunning natural landscapes.

Historic bridge in Glasgow

Gorgeous Glasgow

GIC is situated in the leafy West End of Glasgow, attached to the University campus and a short distance from the city centre. The location acts as a great base from which to explore the city’s attractions, and for trips into Scotland’s stunning natural landscapes.

Gorgeous Glasgow

GIC is situated in the leafy West End of Glasgow, attached to the University campus and a short distance from the city centre. The location acts as a great base from which to explore the city’s attractions, and for trips into Scotland’s stunning natural landscapes.

Historic arches on Glasgow's campus

The university experience

The College is integrated into the University of Glasgow campus, and you will immediately become part of the student community. You’ll also get an ID card to give you access to the University’s many exceptional facilities, including libraries, Students’ Unions and a sports centre.

Historic arches on Glasgow's campus

The university experience

The College is integrated into the University of Glasgow campus, and you will immediately become part of the student community. You’ll also get an ID card to give you access to the University’s many exceptional facilities, including libraries, Students’ Unions and a sports centre.

The university experience

The College is integrated into the University of Glasgow campus, and you will immediately become part of the student community. You’ll also get an ID card to give you access to the University’s many exceptional facilities, including libraries, Students’ Unions and a sports centre.

Glasgow International College students studying

Outstanding support

You will receive extensive support at GIC, from the moment you arrive until your progression to your degree. We offer intensive teaching, along with frequent assessments and one-on-one sessions with your personal tutor. Our teachers bring a wealth of knowledge to the College, and will do everything possible to ensure you achieve success.

Glasgow International College students studying

Outstanding support

You will receive extensive support at GIC, from the moment you arrive until your progression to your degree. We offer intensive teaching, along with frequent assessments and one-on-one sessions with your personal tutor. Our teachers bring a wealth of knowledge to the College, and will do everything possible to ensure you achieve success.

Outstanding support

You will receive extensive support at GIC, from the moment you arrive until your progression to your degree. We offer intensive teaching, along with frequent assessments and one-on-one sessions with your personal tutor. Our teachers bring a wealth of knowledge to the College, and will do everything possible to ensure you achieve success.

Student satisfaction — we surveyed 835 students, and this is what they said:

Glasgow is a great place for international students

93% agreed

My pathway course helped me feel prepared for university

91% agreed

My teachers made subjects interesting and explained everything clearly

91% agreed

Meet the College staff

Glasgow International College

56 Dumbarton Road
Glasgow
G11 6NU
UK

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