City of Glasgow College

Gold Leading Organisation for Excellence in the Education sector
Achieving Educational Excellence

City of Glasgow College is Scotland’s largest technical & professional skills college. The College is in the top two in the UK for WorldSkills and composite overall number one in the Scottish sector for success in student attainment in combined Further and Higher Education. It is the first college to be awarded ‘Investors in Innovation’ and...

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Twin Centre Super Campus

The College has transformed its College facilities and resources through the development of a new custom designed twin campus estate. This represented a £228m investment in education in the heart of our City delivered on time and on budget and to much architectural and industry acclaim. Moving from 11 disparate and aging buildings to two city...

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Curricular Expertise

City of Glasgow College achieves excellence across a wide breadth and depth of curriculum with expertise across more than 30 disciplines and delivering from Access through to Masters Degree level provision. Renowned across the globe for its work in the Maritime and Food & Hospitality industries and recognised for its award- winning...

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Creating a Pipeline to Employment

The College has a major role to play in meeting the needs of industry and commerce. The College provides a vital link between post-secondary and tertiary education and employment delivering the skilled workforce essential to a strong economy. Engaging and inspiring students with a world class standard of learning is central to the College’s...

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Establishing a Global Reach

City of Glasgow College has a strong and growing track record of success internationally, recognised through international and commercial accreditation and quality standards. In 2016 the College became an EFQM Role Model organisation, awarded 6 stars for Sustaining Outstanding Results. City of Glasgow College’s Maritime Campus bat Riverside is...

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Supporting Communities and Ambitions

City of Glasgow College is passionately committed to equality, diversity and inclusion. This is reflected in the College’s values and culture and indeed in the diversity of the student population. The College’s innovative approaches to learning, teaching and personal development allow a wide spectrum of students to realise their ambitions...

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“We have transformed the delivery of college education in terms of our physical estate, our performance levels and our global reach. The quality of our learning and teaching is sector-leading and our new twin site super-campus development is heralding a new era in college education. We are industry facing, demand led and employability focussed whilst our compelling, inspiring and aspirational vision remains firmly grounded in delivering world class educational benefits for our students who are at the heart of everything we do.” Paul Little
What defines us.
Vision
The College delivers excellence via Our Way” and vision which is to deliver through “Inspiration, Excellence & Innovation”.
Mission
At City of Glasgow College “Our purpose” and mission is to “Let Learning Flourish”.
Values
“The Individual” – our people are our strength, we support and invest in them
“Equality, Diversity and Inclusiveness” – we foster a culture of respect
“Integrity, Honesty & Transparency” – we believe in open decision making and partnership
“Excellence and Achievement” – we are ambitious for our College & our students
“Partnership, Innovation & Enterprise” – we work with industry and deliver for industry
Our core business

We are a technical and professional skills college providing education

Our products and services

We are a global provider of technical and professional education in over 30 academic subject areas.

Our people

We currently employ almost 1,400 people of which 800 are teaching staff and 600 are support staff.

Company Data
SectorEducation
Size of the organisation> 1000 employees
OperatingGlobally
LocationGLASGOW, United Kingdom
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