United Kingdom

GCU London

Key Information

Rank 601 Location London E1 6PX, United Kingdom Established 2010 International Students 80%
Famous Courses BEng (Hons), MBA, MSc Fashion, MSc Insurance, MSc International , MSc Luxury Marketing, MSc Quantity Surveying International Fees £13500

Glasgow Caledonian University - GCU london

Glasgow Caledonian University's postgraduate campus is located in London. GCU London, as one of the UK's best modern institutions, offers high-quality teaching, learning, and research. The University's award-winning student services, close-knit community, and specialised education in small intimate classes benefit students. GCU London also offers extra help in many areas, including financial, with a variety of scholarships and funding options for both domestic and international students.

Insurance, Banking and Finance, Risk Management, International Fashion Marketing, Luxury Brand Marketing, Public Health, and Construction Management are all offered at GCU London, a postgraduate campus of Glasgow Caledonian University.

The British School of Fashion is headquartered at Glasgow Caledonian University's London Campus (GCU London) and offers specialised postgraduate programmes in the fashion industry. Their aim is to educate, challenge, and develop a new generation of fashion and luxury business leaders, innovators, and entrepreneurs as a university at the forefront of fashion and luxury education in the UK. They offer future-focused programmes that have been designed with industry leaders and content informed by the most recent contemporary academic research. They are located in London's fashionable Spitalfields area. The school is leading the SLC after launching the one-of-a-kind 'Sustainable Luxury' curriculum.

GCU London also houses the British School of Leadership and Management, which was founded in 1875 as a result of Glasgow Caledonian University's long-standing dedication to responsible business leadership and management education. The British School of Leadership and Management aims to expand their roots on a global level, from the Yunus Centre for Social Business and Health, which aims to transform the lives of the poorest through pioneering research examining the relationship between social business and health improvement, to their membership in Business in the Community (BITC), where they lead relevant research and share findings with policy-makers and business leaders. Through education industry relevant expertise, their objective is to build a new generation of conscientious leaders, innovators, and entrepreneurs.

Services for international students

The Positive Living Service at GCU London assists students in a variety of ways, including individual counselling, personal development groups, and information on self-help options. The Positive Living team understands that being an overseas student studying in the UK for the first time might be daunting, and they can assist with:

  • Adapting to Change
  • Anxiety\sStress
  • Low self-confidence
  • Anxiety about an exam or a deadline

Rankings

  • For health research, it is ranked among the top #20 institutions in the UK.
  • According to Times Higher Education, #1000-1200 in QS world university rankings
  • #601-800 in World University Rankings.
  • #69 in impact rankings.
  • #188 in young university rankings.

Location

GCU London is located in Spitalfields, a trendy east London neighbourhood near Brick Lane, Petticoat Lane, and Old Spitalfields Market. The neighbourhood is easily accessible by tube, train, and road, and the airports of Stansted, London City, and Heathrow are all within a short distance.

Glasgow Caledonian Institution's London campus is a postgraduate international campus of Sweden's largest university, Glasgow Caledonian University.

The university also has campuses in Oman and Glasgow, as well as numerous relationships with overseas institutions such as Bangladesh's Nursing College, China's University of Jinan, Brazil, India, and Mauritius. The institution boasts a modern urban style campus building that is just a short walk from Liverpool Street station.

Accomodations

GCU London is located in the centre of London, so there are plenty of possibilities for students with varying needs and budgets. The institution provides a variety of student dormitories, short-term stays, and privately rented housing.

Graduate students at GCU London can live in one of two modern residence halls in central London: Urbanest Hoxton or Urbanest Tower Bridge.
These are well-equipped with appealing features like as free Wi-Fi in all rooms, a 24-hour on-site team, convenient transportation links, a laundry room, a cinema, and a study space.

Courses

Undergraduate

  • BEng (Hons) Fire Risk Engineering

Postgraduate

  • Big Data Technologies
  • MBA Applied Professional Practice (Degree Apprenticeship)
  • MSc Fashion and Lifestyle Marketing
  • MSc Fashion Business Creation
  • MSc Insurance and Sustainable Risk Management
  • MSc International Banking and Finance
  • MSc International Construction Project Management
  • MSc International Management and Business Development
  • MSc International Marketing
  • MSc Luxury Marketing
  • MSc Quantity Surveying

Alumni

  • Melodie Andreas- Account manager, Tommy sports and Calvin Klein.
  • Nicole Mbarga- Assistant medical coordinator.
  • Colin stone- Senior reporter at radio Clyde news.
  • Phil differ- Comedy Writer and comedian.
  • Sahil Jaidka- Chief sub editor, sky sports news.
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Course

Under graduate

  • BEng (Hons) Fire Risk Engineering

Post graduate

  • Luxury Marketing
  • Luxury Brand Management
  • International Marketing
  • International Management and Business Development
  • International Construction Project Management
  • International Banking and Finance

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Scholarship

Only self-funded overseas students are eligible for the fee reductions. International students who are self-funding their postgraduate studies must have completed A GCU undergraduate postgraduate degree (must have completed) A Foundation, Pre-masters, Pre-sessional course with GCU GCU Summer School A GCU exchange programme

Intake

Events From  To 
International orientation 17 Sept 2021 19 Sept 2021
Teaching ( Trimester A)  28 Sept 2021 17 Dec 2021
Trimester A exams 10 Jan 2022 19 Jan 2022
Inter-Trimester break 24 Jan 2022 28 Jan 2022
Teaching ( Trimester B )  31 Jan 2022 22 Apr 2022
Trimester B exam diet 3 May 2022 18 May 2022
Inter-Trimester break 19 May 2022 20 May 2022
Teaching ( Trimester C )  23 May 2022 5 Aug 2022
Exam  15 Aug 2022 26 Aug 2022
Inter-Trimester break 29 Aug 2022 2 Sept 2022
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