University profile

Glasgow Caledonian University London

2017/18 edition

About Glasgow Caledonian University London

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GCU London is Glasgow Caledonian University's specialist postgraduate campus in the heart of the UK's capital city. We offer professionally-accredited MBA and MSc courses that are highly regarded by international employers.

Specialising in Banking and Finance, Risk Management, Fashion and Luxury Brand Marketing, GCU London has strong links with major businesses including Santander, Morgan Stanley and Marks & Spencer.

GCU London students are taught by leading academic staff and international visiting professors and benefit from small class sizes and regular sessions with industry experts. Our programmes, delivered in a cutting-edge learning environment, equip graduates with the knowledge, practical skills and business networks to build successful careers.

Professionally Accredited Courses

Banking, Finance and Risk

GCU London offers a range of MSc programmes in financial services, banking and risk management. GCU is a Chartered Institute for Securities and Investments' Centre of Excellence and GCU London finance students can obtain Chartered Banker status, a premier award recognised by major financial services organisations across the world.

We offer the following masters:

  • MSc International Banking, Finance and Risk Management
  • MSc Risk Management

Fashion and Luxury

GCU London offers leading courses in international fashion with a worldwide reputation and strong industry links - including the UK's first MBA in Luxury Brand Marketing.

We offer the following masters:

  • MBA Luxury Brand Marketing
  • MSc International Fashion Marketing
  • MSc Luxury Brand Management

Construction and Project Management

The construction management courses are fully accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), allowing successful MSc graduates to progress directly to the assessment of professional competence.

We offer the following masters

  • MSc International Project Management

Business, Management and Marketing

Our postgraduate programmes reflect the dynamic nature of international business and management education and the need for a broader global perspective in a fast paced changing world.

Developed in response to the growth of globalisation, our programmes equip you with the inter-personal and leadership skills required for a successful career in business.

We offer the following masters

  • MSc International Business Management
  • MSc International Marketing
  • MSc Management
  • MBA

Public Health

Do you want to make a difference to improving the health and wellbeing of populations through the empowerment of individuals and local communities?

If so, and you are looking to formalise your experience of using a social determinant approach to tackle the persistent health inequalities that exist in many populations, this may be the programme for you.

We offer the following masters

  • MSc Public Health

Industry Links

GCU works closely with major national and international businesses and has, for example, developed award-winning operational risk courses with Morgan Stanley. GCU is a member of the prestigious international Santander Universities Network and GCU master's graduates include Khalid Abdulrahim, owner of Cebarco, the multi-billion dollar Bahraini construction company, who was responsible for iconic projects such as the YAS-Marina Formula 1 race track in Abu-Dhabi.

Student Experience

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GCU London is based in Spitalfields, a central location which offers a diverse and enriching student experience underpinned by the vibrant international intellectual and cultural life on the doorstep of the campus.

The campus provides a leading-edge learning environment which harnesses the latest technologies and offers modern teaching spaces for lectures, small group study and social learning.

GCU London is committed to delivering a high-quality student experience through award-winning support services, and promotes employability and global citizenship in its graduates.

GCU London is ideally situated a short walk from Liverpool Street Station and a range of accommodation is available close to the campus.


GCU London is offering a range of scholarships for its courses through its links with international employers.

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Contact details

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GCU London
+44 (0)203 369 3000
40 Fashion Street
21 Piccadilly
E1 6PX