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The city of Glasgow has risen from its gritty and industrial past to become one of Europe's emerging cities of culture with magnificent art collections from the classical to the contemporary, and a lively theater and music scene. Glasgow now houses trendy boutiques, a buzzing club scene, an endless variety of ethnic restaurants and distinctive neighborhoods. With street markets, fringe theaters, cafes, film festivals and performance art and music everywhere you look.

The university is the second oldest in Scotland, with close to 17,000 students. Glasgow enjoys one of the largest biology departments in the UK, has superb offerings in Scottish Literature and Scottish Studies and excels in Medieval History. Courses in Theater, Film and Television, Theology, Physics and Engineering are very popular with students as well as the diverse offerings in law.


Area(s) of Study

  • Accounting
  • Computer Science
  • History
  • Natural Sciences
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Curriculum And Instruction
  • Humanities
  • Philosophy
  • Anthropology
  • English
  • Information Studies
  • Physics
  • Art History
  • European Studies
  • Italian
  • Psychology
  • Biochemistry
  • Finance
  • Latin
  • Radio-Television-Film
  • Biology
  • Fine Arts
  • Law
  • Religious Studies
  • Chemistry
  • French
  • Liberal Arts
  • Social Science
  • Civil Engineering
  • General Engineering
  • Management
  • Sociology
  • Classical Civilization
  • Geography
  • Mathematics
  • Spanish
  • Communication
  • German
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Statistics
  • Communication Studies
  • Government
  • Molecular Biology
  • Theatre And Dance
  • Comparative Literature
  • Greek
  • Music
  • Undergraduate Studies

Sponsored by UT Austin - a University-wide Exchange

Academic Information

Students usually take 3 courses in one semester and receive 15 credit hours at UT. Quite comprehensive course offerings in Arts, Social Science, Life Science, Science and Engineering. DO NOT have PR or ADV classes, but have RTF. Strong English lit and language but no creative writing.


**ATTENTION** - The University of Glasgow has limited housing available for exchange students on a first-come, first-serve basis. If you do not receive the accommodations, you must find accommodations in Glasgow. The University of Glasgow holds the right to refuse admission if you cannot provide proof of a rental agreement.

Language(s) of Instruction



Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No


10-15 min walk from campus are university apartments, if accepted to university accommodation. Students will live with exchange and international students. Wolfson hall is a further away option. Between $2,500-$3,100/semester. Spring a little more expensive due to semester length.

Open To

Students from all colleges and schools

Program Cost

Budgets below are samples, but include everything students need to plan for except funds for extensive entertainment or personal travel. Students pay a $75 application fee and $500 exchange fee in addition to regular UT tuition. Financial aid and scholarships can be used.


- Spring
  • Program: January 10, 2025 to May 30, 2025
  • Instructional: January 13, 2025 to May 23, 2025
  • Final Deadline: September 15, 2024
- Fall
  • Program: September 16, 2024 to December 20, 2024
  • Instructional: September 23, 2024 to December 20, 2024
  • Final Deadline: March 3, 2024

Application Code


Program Coordinator

Phoebe Scott

Additional Resources

Program Website
Make an Appointment
Student Life
Student Life
Peer Evaluations

Next Step

1) View mandatory advising videos: Explore: Education Abroad 101. Attend a live EA Q&A to ask questions. 2) View the Ready to Apply video. 3) Self-authorize your application via the Get Started link below and apply! PC: Phoebe Scott. Find advising videos, Q&A events at

Program information above is subject to change