GlobaLinks Learning Abroad and University of Strathclyde

Location

Scotland: Glasgow

Description

Study abroad for a semester or year at University of Strathclyde with GlobaLinks Learning Abroad. Your study abroad experience is all about you! GlobaLinks Learning Abroad is here to help you in your path of discovery throughout the study abroad experience. Our programs are designed so that our local and overseas staff are available 24 hours a day to support you in health and safety matters and enhance your study abroad experience. Through our planned activities and resident directors personal recommendations for activities you can undertake while abroad, you will be directed on a path of personal, academic, cultural, social, and professional discovery. This team, which supports you throughout your experience, will ensure that you have the most fulfilling experience possible one that is unique to you!

What Will You Discover?

The University of Strathclyde was voted Number 1 by students in the U.K. in a recent Times survey. Founded in 1796, the University of Strathclyde is based at the John Anderson campus and it is in the heart of the vibrant and friendly Scottish city of Glasgow. The tradition of useful learning is at the heart of Strathclydes ethos and has contributed to the Universitys clutch of excellent ratings for research, the quality of its teaching, its strong links with industry and business and its top-ten place in the league of universities earning royalty income from inventions.

The University of Strathclyde, Glasgow has always welcomed its students with open arms. As well as offering you a flexible, innovative learning environment, they want to help you have fun in one of the worlds must-see cities. Glasgow offers a vibrant arts scene, cutting-edge music, great sporting facilities, legendary nightlife, an exciting selection of places to eat out and much more.

GlobaLinks Learning Abroad is a leader in the field of international education with a 20 year history sending over 20,000 students abroad. GlobaLinks Learning Abroad's excellent student services and support will provide you with a successful abroad experience.

Highlights

There is a variety of campus accommodation available on the Strathclyde campus in downtown Glasgow.

U.S. University Transcript option is available through our School of Record, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities.

GlobaLinks Learning Abroad offers a multi-day Bridging Cultures Program (in country). This program blends discussion, cultural exploration, and social gatherings for an informative and fun introduction to the country in which students will be living and studying abroad.

GlobaLinks Learning Abroad staff in the U.S. and abroad are available 24 hours a day for support of students, parents, and advisors. In addition to our London-based Resident Director, GlobaLinks Learning Abroad provides bilingual support staff at several of our sites in Europe to ensure that assistance is available in times of need and crisis.

Term

Fall, Spring, Academic Year

Dates

Jan-Jun, Sept-Jan

Degree Level

Bachelors Degree (Undergraduate)

Subject Areas

  • Accounting
  • American Studies
  • Architecture
  • Arts
  • Astronomy/astrophysics
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Botany
  • Business Admin. & Management
  • Business Management
  • Chemical & Process Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Communications
  • Computer Science / It
  • Conflict Studies
  • Conservation And Preservation
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminal Justice / Corrections
  • Criminology
  • Design
  • Earth Sciences
  • Ecology
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Electronics
  • Engineering
  • Engineering (chemical)
  • Engineering (civil)
  • Engineering (computer)
  • Engineering (electrical)
  • Engineering (mechanical)
  • English Literature
  • Environmental Management
  • Environmental Sci. (atmosph.)
  • European Studies (includes Politics)
  • Family & Home Studies
  • Feminist, Gender, And Sexuality Studies
  • Finance
  • Food Science And Nutrition
  • Foreign Language
  • French
  • Geography
  • German
  • Health Sciences
  • Hospitality
  • Human Res. Management
  • Humanities
  • Information Systems
  • International Business
  • International Policy And Diplomacy
  • International Relations
  • Italian
  • Journalism / Broadcasting
  • Kinesiology/exercise Science
  • Languages / Linguistics
  • Law
  • Leadership
  • Liberal Arts
  • Literature
  • Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing, Ad., & Pr
  • Mathematics
  • Media And Cultural Studies
  • Molecular Biology
  • Music
  • Neuroscience And Behavior
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Physics
  • Plant Sciences
  • Political Science/politics
  • Pre-med
  • Public Admin, Public Policy, Govt
  • Science
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Literature
  • Sports
  • Sports Science
  • Statistics
  • Sustainable Development
  • Telecommunications
  • Travel / Tourism

Cost in US$:

Contact GlobaLinks Learning Abroad for updated fees

Program Fees Include:

- Tuition fees (approximately 12-16 credit hours per semester)
- Official transcript
- Guaranteed, furnished, pre-arranged accommodation** (self-catered)
- Student Accident and Sickness Insurance through HTH Worldwide
- Visa Processing Support (Excluding the Visa fee)
- Bridging Cultures Program
- Comprehensive support services before, during, and after program

Experience Required

yes

    Applicants must have the required GPA and have completed at least the equivalent of one year of full-time study at the university/college level (sophomore or higher). Students with a lower GPA than the requirement may be considered on a case by case basis. Please contact our office for more information. Required GPA: 3.00

This Program is open to

American and Canadian Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Apartment/Flat
  • Dormitory

Participants Travel

Independently

Typically Participants Work

Independently

Scholarships are Available

The University of Strathclyde supports EuroLearn study abroad students with a 350 (GBP) scholarship each semester. Each scholarship is roughly equivalent to 500 (USD) and is awarded to students demonstrating academic achievement and who will bring a lot of energy to campus. All students who have been accepted to study for a semester or year at the University of Strathclyde with EuroLearn are eligible for this scholarship- the application will be availble upon acceptance. The scholarship of 350 (GBP) will be awarded to the recipient upon arrival in Scotland during Strathclyde's Registration. GlobaLinks Learning Abroad Scholarships - GlobaLinks Learning Abroad offers numerous scholarships to students applying for a semester or year abroad program. See our website for more detailed information.

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Transcript
  • Letters of Reference
  • Essay

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home