Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow, United Kingdom

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Glasgow Caledonian University (informally GCU or Caledonian) is a public university in Glasgow, Scotland. It was formed in 1993 by the merger of The Queen's College, Glasgow (founded in 1875) and Glasgow Polytechnic (founded in 1971). As of 2015 it is one of Scotland's largest universities with nearly 20,000 students. It is regularly ranked among the UK's top 10 modern universities.

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Motto: For the Common Weal

Endowment: £0.85 m(2015)

Administrative staff: 1,600

Students: 16,930 (2014/15)

Undergraduates: 14,095 (2014/15)

Postgraduates: 2,840 (2014/15)

Male students 40 : 60 Female students

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