The University of Glasgow is a major research-led university founded in 1451. The University of Glasgow is the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world.
We are one of the top 100 of the world’s universities. includes among its alumni, the father of economics Adam Smith, Scotland’s architect of devolution Donald Dewar and renowned physicist and engineer Lord Kelvin. We welcome students from more than 140 countries worldwide and have around 29,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students. We have an annual research income of more than £179m and we are a member of the prestigious Russell Group of leading UK research universities.