Glasgow Caledonian University 

Foundation Year 

GCU is an institution immersed in industry and the professions, with a wealth of career-focused programmes and facilities designed to develop your skills and meet your future career goals. Bridging the gap between learning in a classroom and receiving valuable industry experience, GCU students engage with their education – will you join them?  

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Entry Requirements


4.0 /biomed 4.5

  • Speaking - 4.0
  • Listening - 4.0
  • Writing- 4.0


  • 5 GCSE passes or country equivalent


  • £13,995

Four Reasons to Choose Glasgow Caledonian

Career-focused programmes

The vast majority of our graduates find work or further study within six months of graduating, and we offer a variety of innovative, specialised courses. The lecturers for your chosen course will have good industry contacts to help you with placements and future career opportunities.

World-class facilities

With the Sir Alex Ferguson Library at its hub, our modern, high-tech campus includes moving library shelves for easy access to books, “think pods” with whiteboards for group study, and private “inflatable igloo” study areas. Apart from maybe a beer fountain and chocolate trees, what more could you want?

Innovative teaching

With a virtual hospital, high-tech broadcasting suite, fashion factory and even an online Second Life campus, Glasgow Caledonian puts a lot of effort into helping you enjoy your programme and gain the professional skills and knowledge employers want.

Recognised for research

Our research in the allied health professions was placed in the top 10 universities in the UK in the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise, and our work in rehabilitation sciences was placed top in the UK. Our research in construction and the built environment was rated best in Scotland and in the top 20 in UK.

Where is the campus located?

Glasgow is perfect for students. It’s got a vibrant live music and arts scene, jumping nightlife, accessible sports facilities, spacious city parks and much more. And it’s all within easy access of Scotland’s spectacular scenery and world-renowned festivals.Our single-site campus is friendly, personal and close-knit. You’ll be on first-name terms with your lecturers and the campus design makes it easy to meet friends and classmates for breaks or study sessions. Not only that, but it sits right in the middle of the city nearby all transport links.

How do I sign up?

Please click the button below to begin the process. Once you have done so, one of our education counsellors will be in contact via phone or email to answer any questions you may have!

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