The place of useful learning
Founded in 1796 as 'a place of useful learning', we're a leading technological University with around 23,000 students from more than 100 nations. We've an international reputation for teaching excellence with a five-star Overall Rating in the QS Stars University Ratings.
Our campus is in the heart of Glasgow, one of the largest cities in the United Kingdom, and we're just a one-hour flight from London.
The best thing about Strathclyde is how world-class their research and facilities are. Your lecturers are all experts in their fields, but are also supportive and accessible if you need extra help or want to learn more.
Biomedical Engineering student
Times Higher Education University of the Year - again!
We're delighted to have won Times Higher Education University of the Year 2019 - the only university to be awarded the UK-wide award for a second time! We have also been recognised for Widening Participation Initiative of the Year.Read more about our success
We've a thriving international community with students coming here to study from over 100 countries across the world. Find out all you need to know about studying in Glasgow at Strathclyde and hear from students about their experiences.International students
University of Strathclyde International Study Centre
We're home to University of Strathclyde International Study Centre, offering international students who don't meet direct academic entry requirements the option to complete preparation programmes. They include our Undergraduate Foundation, International Year One and Pre-Master programmes.International Study Centre
Scholarships, fees & funding
We've a wide range of scholarships across subjects within science, engineering, humanities and business.Search our scholarships
Fees & funding
There are lots of ways to fund your time at Strathclyde. Find out more about fees and funding opportunities.Find out about fees & funding
Strathclyde has a very modern approach to solving current day problems and the effective solutions that are brought about daily makes it a fantastic university to study at.
Advanced Mechanical Engineering with Materials
Vertically Integrated Projects for Sustainable Development
Our Vertically Integrated Projects for Sustainable Development programme is the first of its kind in the UK and offers students a unique opportunity.
- work in project teams with academics, postgraduate researchers & undergraduates
- contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals
- earn credits towards your degree
Student life at Strathclyde
My experience at Strathclyde has been extremely valuable. It's helped me to open my mind by communicating with different people and giving me the opportunity to travel around Europe.
PhD Electronic & Electrical Engineering