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Welcome to our
International students
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    Number 1 in the UK in seven subjects

    more than any UK university bar Cambridge (Complete University Guide 2019)
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    We’re a 5-star QS-rated University

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    Glasgow’s one of the world's top 10 destinations to visit

    (New York Times, 52 Places to Go in 2018)
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    £650 million campus investment

    over 10 years

Your country

At Strathclyde, we welcome students from all over the world.

Find out more about entry requirements, contact details and when we're next visiting your country.

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Fees & funding

How much will your course cost? When do you need to pay? Discover all you need to know about fees and funding.

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We have lots of scholarships and funding opportunities to support you in your studies. Take a look at our scholarships search to find out how we can support you

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English language requirements

What level of English will you need for your course? Find out about English language requirements and courses we offer to improve your English.

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English language teaching

Is English not your first language? Do you need to improve to meet language conditions of your degree offer? We're here to help.

International Study Centre

The University of Strathclyde International Study Centre provides specialist degree preparation for international students. Our programmes combine academic modules, study skills and English language training.

They aim to give you the best chance of success when you progress to your degree at the University. The International Study Centre programmes are provided by Study Group in collaboration with the University of Strathclyde.

You can study one of three pathways. Your choice will depend on your academic background, English language level, and age:

  • Undergraduate Foundation Programme
  • International Year One BBA
  • Pre-Masters Programme

Our students

Hear from our international students

Jessica MacDonald


When I first came to Glasgow I was astounded by how nice people were.

Patthama Nukhong


My favourite place is the city centre – not far from the University.

Careers Service

From the day you arrive at Strathclyde until graduation and beyond, our Careers Service is here to help.

If you're looking for a job or want to move into postgraduate study, we'll be happy to support you.

We have great links with industry and work with a wide range of employers.

We'll offer you one-to-one advice including practice interviews and CV checks.

The Careers Service has been brilliant for me. It opens up new insights for your career path and they offer lots of resources to find out the skills you have and how you can use them in your future career.

Bahareh Doroudian

Our city-centre campus

Our campus is based right in the very heart of Glasgow.

National Geographic named Glasgow as one of its ‘Best of the World’ destinations, while Rough Guide readers have voted Glasgow the world’s friendliest city!

There’s so much to see and do while you’re here.

See our campus

Technology and Innovation

Virtual campus tour

If you can’t make it to our Open Days, our virtual tour is a great way to see the campus before you arrive!

Open Day

Visiting opportunities

We have visiting days throughout the year. Come and join us and find out all about life at Strathclyde.

Get in touch


Our agents ensure you receive accurate advice and first-class application support as you progress on your student journeys.

Recruitment & International Office

If you have questions about joining us here at Strathclyde, you can speak to our international team. +44 (0) 141 548 29