- Undergraduate Students
- Postgraduate Students
- International Students
The University of Glasgow is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of research intensive universities, offering over 300 taught master's programmes. The university has annual research earnings of over £175 million.
Postgraduate Student Statistics
8,919 postgraduate students in 2017–18
Mode of study
- Full Time 82%
- Part Time 18%
- UK 47%
- EU 10%
- Other 43%
Numbers of Students by Subject Area
|Accounting & Finance||60||1030||1090|
|Business & Management Studies||60||555||615|
|Librarianship & Information Management||5||230||235|
|Town & Country Planning and Landscape Design||30||140||170|
|Electrical & Electronic Engineering||80||80||160|
|Physics & Astronomy||115||30||145|
|Drama, Dance & Cinematics||40||70||110|
|History of Art, Architecture & Design||30||75||105|
|Geography & Environmental Science||30||60||90|
|Agriculture & Forestry||15||70||85|
|Theology & Religious Studies||65||10||75|
|Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering||35||30||65|
|Anatomy & Physiology||15||45||60|
|Russian & East European Languages||10||45||60|
|Pharmacology & Pharmacy||5||40||45|
|Communication & Media Studies||10||20||30|
|Classics & Ancient History||10||20||25|
|Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism||0||5||5|
|East & South Asian Studies||0||5||5|
Figures are rounded to the nearest five.
Quick Guides to Postgraduate Tuition Fees and Finance
- Find and check tuition fees for specific courses on our Course Chooser.
- Get information about postgraduate loans and other funding available.
Bursaries and Scholarships
The university offers a range of funding support to postgraduate students. The following are a selection, please refer to the university website for the full range, alongside eligibility criteria:
- Postgraduate Talent Scholarship: £2,000 for students who could face financial difficulties in taking up a place to study a taught master's programme.
- Glasgow also offers 10% fee discount on both postgraduate taught and research programmes for alumni.
Accommodation for Postgraduate Students
- Most new full-time students studying for a degree, including international students, are guaranteed accommodation, subject to the university's admissions policy.