University of Texas Logo
 

UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOW

 

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.

UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOW Image

Area(s) of Study

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

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.

Language(s) of Instruction

English

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Housing

10-15 min walk from campus are university run student apartments. Students will live with other exchange and international students. Wolfson hall is further away, so recommended you don't preference this one. 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

Students pay a $75 application fee and regular UT tuition for their semester exchange. Students are responsible for airfare, passport/VISA, housing transportation, and costs of living. Participants pay required emergency health insurance coverage at $19 per week. Financial aid and scholarships can be used.

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • January 9, 2020 to May 22, 2020
  • Final Deadline: October 1, 2019
- Fall
  • September 12, 2019 to December 20, 2019
  • Priority Deadline: March 1, 2019
  • Final Deadline: March 15, 2019

Application Code

090112

Additional Resources

Program Website
Exchange Partner Information
Video
Brochure
Facebook

Next Step

1) Attend an Explore regional session. Dates and locations listed on website. 2) Meet with Academic Advisor to discuss credit. 3) Attend a Ready to Apply group advising session with Daniel Ach. Dates and times given at Explore session. 4) Complete Mandatory Pre-departure Orientation.

Program information above is subject to change