Glasgow, Scotland's largest city (pop. 585,000) is a bustling, lively and cultural place to live and study. There is always something to see and do with excellent shopping, nightlife, museums, parks and galleries. Glasgow is a friendly and welcoming multi-cultural city which has recently been voted 'politest city in the UK'. Situated on the west coast of Scotland, Glasgow is an ideal gateway to further explore this beautiful country and is less than an hour away from many attractions, including Loch Lomond and the Trossachs, Edinburgh, Stirling and the Ayrshire Coast.
University of Glasgow
Founded in 1451, the University of Glasgow is the fourth oldest university in the UK and has maintained a consistent reputation for academic excellence and innovative research. It is a truly Scottish university, with over 73% of the students coming from all over Scotland. The University of Glasgow has more than 15,000 undergraduate students, 4,900 postgraduate students and 5,000 adult learners. The University is a founding member of Universitas 21, an international grouping of universities dedicated to setting worldwide standards for higher education.
International students at the University of Glasgow can choose from a wide range of courses across multiple disciplines. This flexibility ensures a broad academic experience and allows students to match their study abroad options with their degree requirements at home.
Accommodations and Meals
Bentley Students will live in on-campus residence halls, providing the opportunity for further integration in the university and local culture. Common kitchen areas are available at all residence halls, although students must purchase their own cooking utensils.