We're a leading, international technological university located in the heart of Glasgow, Scotland's biggest city. We believe in useful learning which guides our research, our learning and teaching and the way we work with businesses and organisations.
We have a long history of welcoming students from Portugal both on exchange and for full undergraduate and postgraduate courses.
At the moment we have over 50 Portuguese students at Strathclyde studying across all four faculties but we'd love to see more of you here.
We welcome applications from well qualified students.
Situated in the heart of the city of Glasgow, we're within easy access of all major transport routes.
KLM offers a flight from Lisbon (LIS) via Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Glasgow International Airport.
The city centre is only 20 minutes away from Glasgow International Airport by bus or taxi.
The University of Strathclyde Portuguese Society brings together Portuguese people studying or working at Strathclyde. The society promotes Portugal and Portuguese culture within Strathclyde and the city of Glasgow.
Run by students, for students, the International Society is the first stop for all international students arriving at Strathclyde.
It's the perfect place to meet new people and learn about many different countries and cultures. You can learn more about Glasgow and Scotland too.
There are weekly international pub, movie and games nights which are regularly attended by more than 100 people from countries across the world.
The International Society loves to get out of the city for a bit of sightseeing too. Recent trips have included:
Isle of Arran
Isle of Skye
Alnwick Castle (Harry Potter trip)
If you're joining us here at Strathclyde, you can add the Strathclyde International Society as a friend on Facebook to keep up to date with what they're doing and where they meet. You can also email the team for any other information.
We're looking forward to seeing you at Strathclyde!
Our IELTS requirement is 6.5, however some courses may look for more.
Our requirement is 62 overall (minimum competent score 51).
Other English language tests may be acceptable so just get in touch for any advice.
Improving your English
If you need to improve your English to meet the language conditions of your degree offer, you can take one of our ELT English language courses here without needing to re-take IELTS or another English language test