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Strathclyde commended by UK independent quality experts

University praised for partnerships with students and local industry, and providing international experience.

UN Palace of Nations, Geneva

Justice for Children initiative launched at United Nations

Global initiative aims to place children at the heart of justice in every nation of the world.

Ahmad Makkieh (second right) with his IEEE award, along with his Strathclyde co-authors, left to right: Professor Graeme Burt; Dr Rafael Pena-Alzola; Dr Abdullah Emhemed

Smart Grids PhD researcher wins prestigious award for paper in Japan

Award for Ahmad Makkieh of Strathclyde's Institute for Energy and Environment

Galaxy clusters observed upon their first contact, a few hundred million years before the merger. Image by Abell; ROSAT; GMRT/TGSS; ESA/XMM-Newton; NASA/Chandra;  ASTRON/WSRT

Point of impact: astronomers observe collision of galaxy clusters

Collision took place 1.3 billion light years from Earth - and over the course of a billion years

Woman operating machinery

Manufacturing innovation: New national centre unveiled

First Minister opens £8.9 million centre to help companies benefit from lightweight manufacturing technology.

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View of John Anderson Campus from the north

New measurement centre set to open in Scotland

A new centre for advanced measurement research and health translation is to open in Glasgow.

Human papillomavirus type 16

Cervical cancer ‘could be eliminated in many countries’

Strathclyde takes part in international study covering 60 million people in 14 nations

Joyce Msyua after receiving her Alumna of the Year trophy, with Strathclyde Principal Professor Sir Jim McDonald (right) and Dr Francesco Sindico of Strathclyde Law School. Photo by Guy Hinks

UN Assistant Secretary-General named Strathclyde Alumna of the Year

Award made to Joyce Msuya

Tutoring initiative - pupils at Springburn Academy with student tutor Lauren McCutcheon

School tutoring initiatives help pupils make the grade

Strathclyde students inspiring pupils through school tutoring initiatives

Blood cells and Papilloma virus in the vein

HPV vaccine for boys could dramatically reduce head and neck cancers

Study of 235 patients in Scotland with head and neck cancer

Dr Martin Reddy after receiving the Alumnus of the Year trophy, with Professor Neil Ghani, Head of Strathclyde's Department of Computer and Information Sciences (left) and Strathclyde Chancellor Lord Smith of Kelvin. Photo by Mark Runnacles

Former Pixar software engineer is Strathclyde alumnus of the Year

Annual award goes to Dr Martin Reddy

University of Strathclyde Eco Vehicle team 2019 for Shell marathon

Team hopes energy efficient car is on track for marathon success

Students bidding to win European energy efficiency competition

Scottish EDGE winners round 14 May 2019

Strathclyde entrepreneurs triumph in Scottish EDGE

Strathclyde-linked entrepreneurs scoop £260,000 competition funding

Offshore wind turbines behind large waves.

Consortium awarded extra funding to create £9 million offshore renewables hub

A national consortium with Strathclyde as a core member has been awarded additional £4 million funding

Professor Graham Wren

Strathclyder honoured in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List

OBE for Professor Graham Wren

View of John Anderson Campus from the north

Researcher wins prestigious EFORT award for paper on pioneering knee surgery trial

Academic receives prestigious international award

Shetland fish farm

Study to improve data driven decision making for Shetland’s aquaculture industry

Study on how better digital connectivity could transform aquaculture

Honey bee colonies down by 16%

International study finds that 89000 colonies out of more than half a million were lost

Students team up with trustees of historic steamer

Students playing a pivotal role in transforming the TS Queen Mary into heritage centre

View of John Anderson Campus from the north

Engineers gather for Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering conference

Specialists in ocean, offshore and arctic engineering flock to Glasgow for international conference

Childrens University banner 2019

Glasgow Children’s University 2019 graduates are a class act

Students showed they were top of the class when they graduated from Glasgow Children’s University.

Dr Liam Fox MP and Adrian Gillespie, Chief Commercial Officer, University of Strathclyde outside the Exporting is Great Hub

Glasgow City Innovation District hosts exporting roadshow

Secretary of State for International Trade, Dr Liam Fox MP, highlights exporting opportunities for energy firms.

Strathclyde and Santander signing event 2

Strathclyde signs new partnership agreement with Santander

The University signs new partnership agreement with Santander

Hoarding design by Supermundane.

Supermundane artwork is anything but dull

The characteristic design style of graphic artist Supermundane is the latest piece of public art to brighten the streets of Glasgow.

Earth and Space

Stardust Reloaded programme attracts 25 international partners

Research project on how to make use of space sustainable attracts new partners

Our energy tech spinout receives £2.9 million investment

Funding for Synaptec will be used to scale up the company’s production and grow international sales.

Versailles

Versailles centenary: peace making after the First World War

Conference explores legacy of Treaty of Versailles

Richard Lochhead, Minister for Further Education, Higher Education and Science, with Professor Scott MacGregor, Vice-Principal of the University of Strathclyde, with Graham Forsyth, Project Manager, University of Strathclyde at the Learning & Teaching Building site.

Minister tours Learning & Teaching Building construction site

The Minister for Further Education tours building with Dr Mike Cantlay of the Scottish Funding Council.

Matt Crilly, President of the Strathclyde Students Union, and Dr Veena O'Halloran, University Secretary with statue of Oor Wullie.

Strathclyde on the trail of 'Oor Wullie'

Strathclyde set to host unique sculpture of comic character to support charity drive

Electric cars

Electric vehicle system investment could fuel more than 3,000 new jobs research suggests

Investment in electricity network could create thousands of jobs

Richard Lochhead MSP, Minister for Further Education, Higher Education and Science with pupils from Abercorn Secondary School, Glasgow.

Just like splat: making science education inclusive

Young Chemical Ambassadors enjoy inclusive science education day.

View of Glasgow city centre

Academic wins prize for inclusion & diversity

Dr Jane Essex recognised for her work with Additional Support Needs pupils.

Synaptec - Principal, Dr Phillip Orr, Dr Graeme Malcolm - company Creation Awards April 2019.

Company Creation Conference awards celebrate Strathclyde’s leading entrepreneurs

Awards showcase entrepreneurs and innovators from Strathclyde

Professor Sir Jim McDonald

Strathclyde Principal to receive Energy Institute award

Professor Sir Jim McDonald to receive the Melchett Award for his contribution to the energy sector

Immigrant-led businesses ‘contribute £13 billion to Scottish economy’

Strathclyde study commissioned by the Federation of Small Businesses