College of the Extended University


Strathclyde University in Glasgow

Strathclyde University


Glasgow, Scotland

Strathclyde University is a well-renowned business, humanities and engineering school located in the heart of Glasgow, Scotland. It won U.K. University of the Year in 2012 and facilitates an interactive learning environment. You will learn under proficient lecturers and professors who are professionals in their fields and will help you gain a new insight into your degree. Established in 1796, Strathclyde offers students progressive innovation mixed with a touch of ancestry and heritage. Glasgow is a fantastic city, with Strathclyde located directly in the center, and will provide an inspiring place for you to study in one of the most central places in the world.

Areas of Study:

  • Accouting
  • Chemistry
  • Architecture
  • Biochemistry
  • Business
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Education
  • English
  • Finance
  • Foreign Languages
  • Hospitality Management
  • International Business
  • Journalism
  • Marketing
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Kinesiology
  • & more

Academic Information

Courses taught by local faculty. Students have fewer contact hours with professors than they would have in the US. Students are expected to do extensive research and reading outside of class.

Guide to Choosing Classes

Course Information

Business Courses

Social Sciences/Humanities Courses 

Language(s) of Instruction



  • Meeting minimum requirements does not guarantee acceptance.
  • Requires a 2.75 GPA, good academic standing.
  • Sophomore, Junior or Senior standing at the time of departure.

Open to

Students from all colleges and majors

Program Cost

Students pay regular Cal Poly Pomona tuition. Students are responsible for all additional travel and living costs. Financial-Aid is transferrable.

See Cost Breakdown

Program Dates

Fall: September to December

            Final Deadline to Apply: March 1

Spring: January to June

            Final Deadline to Apply: October 1


International Students are guaratneed campus housing. After acceptance, you may submit a housing application. For more information on housing options, click here. It is the student’s responsibility to research and prepare hostels/hotels for an early arrival to the country.

Additional Resources

Next Step

Students may view the application process for exchange programs and download the following required forms to submit in with their application.

  1. International Center Application
  2. Host Institution Application
  3. Official Transcripts
  4. Copy of signed passport
  5. Two passport photos attached to their application
  6. Two Letters of Recommendation
  7. Statement of Purpose
  8. Independent Return Travel Form
  9. Illegal Drug Use Policy Form
  10. Conduct of Behavior Form
  11. Trip Release Form
  12. Release of Liability Form
  13. Health Status Report Form – (follow instructions)

Application Deadlines:
March 01 for Fall, October 1 for Spring

Contact Kraig Walkup by phone at (909) 869-2697 or for additional information.