University of Strathclyde, Glasgow

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The University of Strathclyde is a public research university located in Glasgow, Scotland. Founded in 1796 as the Andersonian Institute, it is Glasgow's second-oldest university, having received its royal charter in 1964 as the first technological university in the United Kingdom. Taking its name from the historic Kingdom of Strathclyde, it is Scotland's third-largest university by number of students, with students and staff from over 100 countries.
The institution was named University of the Year 2012 by Times Higher Education and again in 2019, becoming the only university to receive this award twice.
It was Entrepreneurial University of the year 2013 by Times Higher Education. The annual income of the institution for 2017–18 was £304.4 million of which £68.9 million was from research grants and contracts, with an expenditure of £304.0 million.
Entry into many of the courses in the university is competitive and successful entrants in 2015 had an average of 480 UCAS points. It is also one of the 39 old universities in the UK comprising the distinctive second cluster of elite universities after Oxbridge.
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  • Staff are not the most attentive, though there are some exceptions. Some architecture does look rudimentary especially Livingstone Tower.  more »
  • I walked from George Square to Glasgow Cathedral and on the way stopped on the grounds of The University of Strathclyde. There is a park named Rottenrow Gardens, tucked into a side street, and it...  more »
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  • I have read about this university. Resar Ch work exelent. They send setalite. That is good. Best of luck anthor resarch work. All student staff profesor and vc blessed by god jejus.
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