Studying and Living in Glasgow

Glasgow is Scotland’s largest city and is home to over 130,000 students. It has the the best shopping in the UK outside of London, world-class museums and galleries many of which are free entry, outstanding architecture, cutting edge music and literary scenes, fantastic nightlife and some of the best festivals and major events in the world.

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Coming to Glasgow might mean that you will be living away from home for the first time and you will need to find somewhere to stay where you will feel comfortable.

There are many different accommodation options in Glasgow. You could stay with a family (sometimes called a homestay), rent a house or apartment, share with other students or choose one of the many specialist student accommodation buildings in the city.

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