University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow
Type Public
Established 1451 (1451)
Chancellor Sir Kenneth Calman
Rector Edward Snowden
Principal Anton Muscatelli
Location Glasgow, Scotland
Campus Urban
Colors Black and yellow
Website gla.ac.uk
LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/edu/school?id=12666

University of Glasgow (Scottish Gaelic: Oilthigh Ghlaschu; Latin: Universitas Glasguensis) is the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world and one of Scotland's four ancient universities. Along with the University of Edinburgh, the University was part of the Scottish Enlightenment during the 18th century. The university has four colleges containing 33 schools and institutes serving nearly 23,000 students.[1] The university ranked 108 among all universities and 28 for its microbiology program according to U.S. News & World Report's 2016 rankings.[1]

Informatics programs

Bioinformatics

The following bioinformatics-related options exist for potential students:

M.S. in Bioinformatics, Polyomics and Systems Biology
~45 credit hours, completed in roughly two years
Available online? No
Program URL: http://www.gla.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/bioinformatics/


Additional external links

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "University of Glasgow". U.S. News & World Report - Best Global Universities. U.S. News & World Report LLP. http://www.usnews.com/education/best-global-universities/university-of-glasgow-500110. Retrieved 29 November 2016.