University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

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A public research university named University of Strathclyde is located in Glasgow, Scotland. It was founded in 1976 and back then it was named as Andersonian Institute. Later, in 1964, it was upgraded to university level by Royal Charter. It is titled after historic Kingdom of Strathclyde. It is not only oldest university of city Glasgow but at the same time it is famous for being UK’s very first technological institute.

It offers undergrad, postgraduate degrees, PhD degrees, Postgraduate and Diplomas, in addition to online courses, for home based/UK as well as for International students from around the globe. Currently, 22,000 are studying at the university, not just UK based students but they belong to more than 100 other different nations. University of Strathclyde supports diversity.



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University of Strathclyde is located in Scotland’s city named Glasgow, United Kingdom. Being culturally vibrant and a cosmopolitan city, it provides exposure to its student, especially who travel from abroad. Its rich history and heritage, art work and architecture gives immense pleasure to the students who can enjoy the city apart from studying.

Glasgow was named as ‘Best of the World’ destination by National Geographic. Hence, cherish the sightseeing, shopping and socializing during your study stay.


This urban campus of University of Strathclyde spreads on more than 500 acres. It has exuberant architecture for its buildings. It has expanded its infrastructure by constructing new buildings recently. 650 Euros investment plan is laid for the infrastructure improvement.

In addition to that, the campus has networking facilities with the privilege of lecture’s live streaming. Video capture and editing facility is available in all lecture rooms. University of Strathclyde has its buildings equipped with latest technology for its students, therefore, it makes studies convenient for its students.

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For the international students, accommodation is available inside the campus. Andrew Ure Hall is for all levels of study whereas Birkbeck Court, Chancellor’s Hall, Forbes Hall, Garnet Hall, James Goold Hall, James Young Hall, Murray Hall and Thomas Campbell Court are specifically for undergraduate students.

Moreover, all the residencies have Resident Assistants for any kind of hassle that may rise like room locking. They are on duty to help you with such issues and your needs for comfortable accommodation will be served. So the students who intend to stay on campus, especially the ones traveling from abroad, enjoy ‘Strathliving’ experience.


Strathclyde Business School has its connections on internaltional level, with countries including Greece, UAE, Oman, Bahrain, Singapore, Malaysia and Switzerland. The school offers specialist programmes in various business departments in addition to cross-disciplinary courses. It has academic staff of around 200 in number. In total, there are four main departments as mentioned below:

  • Department of Human Resource Management is a CIPD approved center
  • Department of Accounting and Finance accredited by CIMA and ICAS
  • Department of Marketing is accredited by Institute of Export, Chartered Institute of Marketing and the Market Research Society
  • Our Hospitality & Tourism degrees are accredited by the Institute of Hospitality

All these departments hold international accreditation.

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The university has Student Experience Enhancement Services for its students. It also facilitate it students in looking for a job and making applications. It has Scottish Career Fair for its current graduating students. Prior to any of it, the students are facilitated to choose their careers so they can further search the job in that particular domain.

The exhibitors in the career fair include army, Unilever, The Royal Bank of Scotland, Royal Marines and Navy, Royal Air Force, Llyolds Banking Group, Jaguar Land Rover, PWC LLP, Financial Conduct Authority, GlaxoSmithKline, Siemens and many other prestigious organizations. The students apply to the companies according to their choice of career.

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