University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde 16 Richmond St, Glasgow G1 1XQ, UK

University Information

The place of useful learning. The University of Strathclyde is a leading international technological university located in the heart of Glasgow – one of the UK’s largest cities.

We have been delivering academic excellence through world-class research and teaching, providing students with flexible, innovative learning in preparation for their chosen career path for more than 200 years.

We’re the first university to win the coveted Times Higher Education University of the Year title twice and almost 90% of research produced by the University of Strathclyde has been rated ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally-excellent’ in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021.

We offer over 200 postgraduate programmes

Each of our four faculties – Engineering, Humanities & Social Sciences, Science, Strathclyde Business School – work closely with business, industry, government and policy-makers, supporting our enviable track record of making technologies and innovation applicable for the benefit of society.

Explore our masters and postgraduate degrees

Our campus

Located in the heart of the city, our campus is a short walk away from two main line train stations, bus station and the subway to help you get around the city and the rest of the UK.

We are investing in your future

Over the course of the current decade, we are transforming our campus by investing £1 billion to create a first-class working and learning environment for you, our students. Our new £31 million sports centre, Strathclyde Sport, brings state of the art training, fitness and wellbeing facilities to the heart of the University’s campus.

Strathclyde students can enjoy our new £60 million Learning & Teaching building, which is located in the centre of campus. Designed with students and staff in mind, the hub includes leading-edge teaching facilities as well as providing a new home for student support services and the Students’ Union.

If you choose to stay within our accommodation, our self-catered campus village is just short walk away from the main University buildings and has a dedicated Accommodation Services team on hand to support 24/7.


We offer a range of scholarships for postgraduate study and SAAS provides funding for selected courses.

If you wish to be nominated by the University for any scholarship or funding, we recommend that you apply as early as possible.

How to apply

Applications for most of our postgraduate taught programmes can be made online via our website

Your career

Your career development is an important part of your postgraduate education. At Strathclyde you will benefit from one of the UK’s best university careers services. Our Careers Service resources and advisers can help you to make the most of your qualification.

Upcoming events

Keep an eye on our website to find out about upcoming events.

Get in touch


T: +44 (0) 141 548 2913

University of Strathclyde Campus