University of Glasgow



Plans could see female bosses become requirement for Scottish Government contracts

Proposals drawn up by the Scottish Government could see companies encouraged to appoint female bosses with the promise of preferential treatment in the awarding of public sector contracts.

Published 24 May 2016

Kelvin Hall on track for autumn opening

The £35 million transformation of Glasgow’s Kelvin hall into one of the biggest museum and academic research centres in the UK is on target to open in the autumn.

Published 16 May 2016

Sweett Group appointed on £1bn Glasgow Uni campus expansion

Professional services provider Sweett Group has been appointed by the University of Glasgow to provide quantity surveying services supporting its £1bn Gilmorehill Campus expansion.

Published 4 May 2016

Glasgow Uni details £1bn campus plan following Western Infirmary transfer

The University of Glasgow has taken possession of the former Western Infirmary site paving the way for the proposed £1 billion investment in the Gilmorehill campus.

Published 12 April 2016

Faithful+Gould to project manage £1bn Glasgow Uni campus work

Faithful+Gould has been appointed as programme and project manager for the 10-year, £1 billion expansion of the University of Glasgow's Gilmorehill Campus.

Published 1 April 2016

WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff wins second major contract at University of Glasgow

Global professional services consultancy WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff has been appointed by the University of Glasgow to work on a new state-of-the-art Learning and Teaching Hub on its Gilmorehill Campus in the West End.

Published 24 March 2016

Designers selected for £40m University of Glasgow research hub

Global firms WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff and HOK Architects have secured a major contract with the University of Glasgow to develop a world-leading research hub.

Published 5 January 2016

Work starts on £16m medical imaging centre in Glasgow

Work is underway on a new £16m Imaging Centre of Excellence (ICE) for the University of Glasgow.

Published 28 October 2015

Glasgow-Nankai partnership shares funding to research urban transformation in China

A joint research project between the University of Glasgow and Nankai University in China has shared a £1.5 million award focused on urban transformations in China.

Published 24 September 2015

Glasgow University to embark on £775m refurbishment programme

The University of Glasgow is seeking a contractor partner to work on a 10-year programme of refurbishment that could cost up to £775 million.

Published 15 September 2015

Developer acquires Glasgow site for new student housing block

Work will start this month on hundreds of student flats at a £67 million development in Glasgow's West End after a property investment firm bought the site.

Published 15 June 2015