Choose GCU London
GCU London is a graduate university campus of Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU),that is based in an ultra modern environment in the heart of London. Situated in Spitalfields, one of London’s most attractive locations, GCU London is in close proximity to the capital’s globally recognised financial and fashion industries. The campus offers a diverse and enriching student experience underpinned by a vibrant international intellectual and cultural life.
An outreach branch of the award-winning Glasgow Caledonian University, GCU London brings together leading academic staff and visiting professional and industry experts from across the world to deliver its respected courses. The University is internationally recognised for its academic leadership and innovative programmes that combine academic and business excellence with rigorous intellectual thinking and practical experience.
The University offers a portfolio of professionally accredited postgraduate courses, taught in high quality premises, with a flexible approach made available to students to commence their studies in either January or September.
We deliver courses respected by international employers and equip students with the in-depth knowledge and practical skills required to build successful careers.
Students benefit from:
- Quality teaching from the UK’s leading academic staff and visiting lecturers
- Regular sessions with key industry experts
- A modern, hi-tech, teaching environment
- Small class sizes
GCU London has established links with multinational groups such as Santander, National Australia Group, JP Morgan, RBS Insurance and Morgan Stanley. Our Finance suite is accredited by Chartered Banker, The Institute of Operational Risk (IOR) and the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI), and we are the first and only MSc in the UK to receive this triple accreditation.
We are the first centre in the UK to offer an MBA in Luxury Brand Marketing and our programmes in the areas of banking, finance and risk, risk management, retailing, construction, and human resource management are viewed as market leaders.
Our outstanding student support ensured GCU was recently ranked number one in the UK and second in the world for best international student experience.
GCU London is based in Spitalfields, a central location situated a short walk from Liverpool Street Station. A range of accommodation is available close to the campus.
The campus provides a leading-edge learning environment, which harnesses the latest technologies and offers modern teaching space for lectures, small-group study, and social learning.
The campus also features:
- Award-winning student support
- Internationally renowned professors
- 100-seat lecture theatre
- Small-group teaching rooms
- Library facilities, including digital access
- Breakout lounges
- Internet cafe
- Group learning spaces over two floors
- Meeting rooms
- Video conference room
- Web desks
- Access to gym facilities
Excellence in education lies at the core of our mission. We equip our students with the skills to excel in their chosen professions and succeed as global graduates and citizens through high quality, flexible and accessible learning which harnesses the latest learning technologies.
As a student you can choose one of the following programmes and start your study in January or September:
GCU London also offers CPD / Short Courses, as well as English Language Courses for international students.
MSc International Human Resource Management
MSc Banking, Finance and Risk Management
MSc Financial Services, Risk and Operations
MSc International Banking and Finance
MSc Risk Management
MSc Public Health with Social Action
MSc International Business
MSc Construction Economics
MSc Construction Management
MSc International Project Management
MBA Luxury Brand Marketing
MSc International Fashion Marketing
MSc International Tourism Management - Suite