The University of Glasgow is the most prestigious university in Scotland and has been recognized as the Scottish University of Year in 2022 by the Good University Guide. Each year students from 140+ countries apply for different programs at Glasgow University. University of Glasgow's acceptance rate is 74.3% and it is currently housing more than 34,000 students. In the last academic year, Glasgow University admission recorded more than 1000 Indian enrollments. If the trend of Indian enrollment is to be analyzed, the numbers are getting higher by time. The highest University of Glasgow Indian student enrollment is recorded in the academic year 2022 with 1,070 admissions.

International applicants can expect to spend up to 41 lakhs a year on their tuition fees. Apart from this, around 15 lakhs per year is required to spend on the cost of living in the UK. To cut off some of the expenses, students can avail of University of Glasgow scholarships and get fee waivers up to 9.6 lakhs per year. The university claims to have an employment percentage of 95.9%. Glasgow University MBA graduates are highly employable with an average starting salary of 46,000 GBP (43.46 lakhs). Companies like Amazon, HSBC, Lenovo, NHS, Cleantech, and many more are interested in recruiting Glasgow graduates.

University of Glasgow Rankings

The university ranks #81 in World University Rankings by QS Top University Rankings, 2023. Some other University of Glasgow rankings include -

  • #131-140 Graduate Employment Rankings by QS Top University 2022
  • #84 in Best Global Universities by US News 2022
  • #86 by World University Rankings by THE, 2022
  • #26 in Best Global Universities in Europe (tie) by US News 2022
  • #8 in Best Global Universities in the United Kingdom by US News 2022.
  • #101-150 in Shanghai Academic Ranking of World University in 2022.

University of Glasgow Courses

The University of Glasgow offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs and also flexible study programs. Some of these include online courses, continuing professional development, short courses, and part-time study (available for UG programs). Glasgow University courses include 196 bachelor's programs, 297 master's programs, and 100 PG diploma and certificate programs. International students can enrol themselves under 60 study areas through 4 colleges and 19 schools.


Programs 1st year Fee
Master of Science [M.Sc], Mechanical Engineering                            INR 31,62,539
Master of Science [M.Sc], Data Science                            INR 31,62,539
Master of Science [M.Sc], Computing Science                              INR 31,62,539
Master of Law [L.L.M]                               INR 27,47,032
Master of Law [L.L.M], International Law                               INR 26,74,128


university of Glasgow Admissions


International students planning for University of Glasgow admission 2023, must be familiar with the following details of deadlines and procedure of application:

University of Glasgow Application Process

Application Portal: Online; Application Fee: 25 GBP (2,400 INR) for PG| 50 GBP (4,800 INR) for MBA.

Undergraduate Admission Requirements: University of Glasgow entry requirements for Indian students are as follows. 

  • Academic transcripts
  • CISCE, CBSE or Metro State Board certificates
  • Minimum GPA equivalent to 75%
  • SAT/ACT scores (optional)
  • English proficiency requirements
    • IELTS: 6.5
    • TOEFL iBT: 90
    • PTE: 60
  • Passport

Postgraduate Admission Requirements: University of Glasgow entry requirements for international students are as follows.

  • Academic transcripts
  • Letter of Recommendation (the number will depend on the level of degree)
  • GPA of minimum of 3.0/4 (85%)
  • Scores for tests required to study in the UK
    • English language proficiency
      • IELTS: Minimum 6.5
      • TOFEL iBT: Minimum 90
      • PTE Academic: Minimum 60
    • GMAT/GRE: Not included in standard requirements but, recommended.