University of Glasgow



Research to map effects of climate change on Scotland’s coasts and monuments

The damage that climate change could cause to nearly one fifth of Scotland’s coastline as well as important infrastructure and monuments from and the steps that could be taken to mitigate it will be forecast in a new two year research project.

Published 5 January 2018

HLM helps University of Glasgow students to benefit from lessons in nature

Design and architecture practice, HLM, has recently utilised innovative biophilic designs to transform existing teaching classrooms throughout the University of Glasgow campus, inspiring active learning, productivity and wellbeing.

Published 10 November 2017

Morris & Spottiswood awarded cluster contract by University of Glasgow

Fit out firm Morris & Spottiswood has been awarded five new projects through a framework agreement with the University of Glasgow.

Published 24 August 2017

Society of Architectural Historians conference to explore Glasgow’s history and heritage

Over 500 architectural historians, architects, conservationists and others from around the globe will meet in Glasgow for the 70th annual international conference of the Society of Architectural Historians (SAH).

Published 29 May 2017

Multiplex confirms University of Glasgow deal with official signing ceremony

Global contractor Multiplex has signed the contract for the construction of the University of Glasgow’s campus development programme, one of the biggest educational infrastructure projects in Scotland’s history.

Published 26 May 2017

Graham Construction wins enabling works deal at University of Glasgow

The University of Glasgow has appointed Graham Construction to carry out enabling works for a learning and technology hub.

Published 12 April 2017

£32m Imaging Centre of Excellence to be officially opened in Glasgow

The University of Glasgow will officially open its new £32 million Imaging Centre of Excellence (ICE) tomorrow.

Published 28 March 2017

Multiplex awarded £700m University of Glasgow contract

The University of Glasgow has picked Multiplex to manage the £700 million first phase of its estate expansion plan over the next decade, according to reports.

Published 17 March 2017

Green light for University of Glasgow's £1bn campus masterplan

The University of Glasgow has secured planning approval for its £1 billion campus masterplan to develop the former Western Infirmary site.

Published 17 February 2017

Glasgow approves £30m funding plan for new city centre ‘Innovation District’

Glasgow City Council has approved a £30 million Tax Incremental Finance (TIF) scheme to support the development of a new ‘Innovation District’ in the city centre.

Published 17 February 2017

Councillors back University of Glasgow expansion plan

A key part of the University of Glasgow’s proposals for a £1 billion expansion of its Gilmorehill campus has been approved by councillors.

Published 11 January 2017

HLM completes University of Glasgow’s pilot teaching rooms revamp

Architecture practice HLM has completed the refurbishment of the University of Glasgow’s pilot teaching rooms in time for the 2016/17 academic year.

Published 25 October 2016

Five Scottish projects nominated for national planning research awards

Planning research projects from across the UK and internationally have been shortlisted for this year’s RTPI Awards for Research Excellence.

Published 4 August 2016

Savills appointed as University of Glasgow development advisor

The University of Glasgow has appointed Savills as its strategic investment and development advisor on a new five year contract.

Published 2 August 2016

Glasgow University submits £1bn plans to transform Western Infirmary site

An outline planning application for the University of Glasgow’s plans to transform the former Western Infirmary site to a cost of £1 billion have now been lodged.

Published 8 June 2016