University of Strathclyde

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Intake Periods September 2024, January 2025

About University of Strathclyde

A warm welcome awaits
The University of Strathclyde is a leading international technological university.

We're located in the heart of Glasgow - one of the UK’s largest cities. We have a vibrant, international community with almost 30,000 students from over 140 countries.

Our students can choose to join over 250 societies
and sports clubs, including our International Student

For over 200 years Strathclyde has been delivering academic excellence. Studying with us, you'll enjoy world-class research and teaching in preparation for your chosen career path.

Founded in 1796 as a ‘place of useful learning’ the University of Strathclyde is a leading technological University based in the heart of Glasgow.

For more than 200 years Strathclyde has been delivering academic excellence through world-class research and teaching, providing students with flexible, innovative learning in preparation for their chosen career path. The university offers over 200 postgraduate programmes and each of its four faculties – Engineering, Humanities & Social Sciences, Science, Strathclyde Business School – work closely with business, industry, government, and policymakers, supporting an enviable track record of making technologies and innovation applicable for the benefit of society.

Responding to global challenges, Strathclyde leads national and international partnerships in research, working alongside other leading academics and global business partners.

The University is transforming its campus to create a first-class working and learning environment. The £31 million Strathclyde Sport building provides a range of sport and wellbeing facilities for students, staff, and the local community. The £60 million Learning & Teaching building is a collective space for all students and staff and home to the student support services, Strathclyde Doctoral School and the new Strath Union.

Strathclyde wants you to feel right at home. There is more or less everything you need on campus and for anything else, you have an entire city to choose from.

  • Ranked 16th in the UK (Guardian 2024)
  • Ranked 8th in the UK (Daily Mail Uni Guide 2024)
  • Scottish University of the Year 2024 (Daily Mail University Awards)
  • Queens Anniversary Prizes 2019, 2021 & 2023
  • Entrepreneurial University of the Year 2023 – Triple E Awards
  • UK University of the Year 2012 & 2019 (Times Higher Education Awards)
  • Scottish University of the Year 2020 (The Sunday Times Good University Guide)
  • Scottish University of the Year 2020 – Good Unviersity Guide
  • Almost 90% of our research is world-leading or internationally excellent – REF 2021 

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What their Students Say

“In addition to an excellent academic environment, I have felt constantly supported at every step of the way right from the time I set foot on campus”

India, Mechanical Engineering BEng (Hons)

“Strathclyde provides high quality teaching across a great variety of courses, and an impressive array of societies within the Student Union. Everyone is welcome – if you decide to study at Strathclyde, you’ll be given fantastic support throughout and will experience first-class teaching.”

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University of Strathclyde Subject Areas

Subject Areas

Accounting and Finance, Aerospace and Manufacturing Engineering, Agriculture, Forestry and Food, Arts and Humanities, Biochemistry, Biology, Business and Management, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computing and IT, Construction, Creative Writing, Criminology, Design and Crafts, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, English and Creative Writing, English Literature, Environmental Studies, Food Science, Forensic Science and Archaeology, Geography and Environmental Studies, Health and Social Care, Health Science, History, Hospitality, Event Management and Tourism, International Relations, Journalism, Publishing and Public Relations, Languages, Law, Life Sciences, Manufacturing, Marketing, Mathematics, Media and Communications, Media Studies, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Science, Sociology, Sports and fitness, Statistics, Supply Chain and Logistics, TESOL

Apply to study at University of Strathclyde as an international student