Starting College

Why choose Glasgow Clyde College

We're delighted that you're thinking about studying at Glasgow Clyde College and we look forward to welcoming you in August 2021.

We know that this is an exciting time for you and we want to let you know that we're here to support you to have the best start at college.  

We've pulled together some useful information that will help to explain the application process, and the areas that can support you along the way.

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How to Apply and Admissions

We've pulled together some key information to help you with your application as well as information about the different stages of the process.

Take a look at How to Apply and the Admissions process 

Questions about starting college?

If you have any general questions about choosing the right course and support with your application, including how to access support with your learning from our Learning Inclusion Team, counselling or advice about settling into college life, contact Student Advice on 0141 272 3636 or E: 

Take a look at the Advice section of the website, which also contains information about Term dates and holidays.

Student Funding

You should have your funding in place before starting your course. Different types of funding available are depending on the course you study.

Find out more about Student Funding


Where can I get advice on my bursary application?

Under current COVID restrictions, all Student Funding staff are working from home and there are no staff on our campuses.  If you need help please contact us:

T: 0141 272 3674


Learning Inclusion

We can provide specialist support for students who still face specific barriers to their learning despite the inclusive approach of the college.  We pride ourselves on being approachable and supportive, so please don’t hesitate to contact us:

Anniesland Campus
Tel: 0141 357 6005

Cardonald Campus
Tel: 0141 272 3377

Langside Campus
Tel: 0141 272 3656

Get in touch with other students

We have an active Student Association, GCCSA, who would love to hear from you. Find out more about what they do and get in touch by emailing

You can also follow the GCCSA on social media: Instagram, Facebook and Twitter