University of Glasgow College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences

We bring together internationally-renowned experts in order to advance research in medical, veterinary and life sciences.

University of glasgow college of medical veterinary and life sciences

Our collaborative, interdisciplinary approach means we can study processes at every level of their biological organization, from genes, to cells, organs, individuals, populations, and ecosystems. Our high quality research is used across the UK and internationally to improve human and animal health, quality of life and the competitiveness of the UK economy. Our annual research income exceeds £52M. The College includes seven research institutes.

If you study with us, you can benefit from our broad base of science knowledge, state-of-the-art facilities and pioneering teaching methods, preparing you for a wide variety of careers ranging from clinical medicine and veterinary medicine, to biological and environmental science, be it in the National Health Service, or academic, commercial, or public sectors.

Research Institutes:

  • Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine
  • Institute of Cancer Sciences
  • Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences
  • Institute of Health and Wellbeing
  • Institute of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation
  • Institute of Molecular, Cell and Systems Biology
  • Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology


  • School of Life Sciences
  • School of Medicine
  • School of Veterinary Medicine


Wolfson Medical School Building
University Avenue
G12 8QQ