Lead Partner: New Campus Glasgow Ltd
Other Partners: Central, Metropolitan, Nautical and Stow colleges
Project Team: Project Managers - Turner & Townsend
Design Team - Atkins
Project HistoryClick an image to enlarge
Glasgow City Centre, Gorbals
New Campus Glasgow is a visionary project to create an
inspirational learning environment for City of Glasgow College -
the new college being formed through the merger of Central,
Metropolitan and Nautical Colleges.
The new college will be located across two campuses: the City
Campus at Cathedral Street and the Riverside Campus at Crown
It will be home to around 1,500 staff and 40,000 students. The
new college will create a modern, efficient and sustainable campus
which is fundamental to the realisation of the new college's
Glasgow Learning Quarter (GLQ) was identified as the preferred
bidder in early 2013. The two new £228m campus developments
will be ready in three years time, and have been designed by Reiach
and Hall and Michael Laird Architects.
Construction on the new campus developments will start in the
Summer of 2013.
Planning permission was granted in April 2013. Construction
will begin on site in Summer 2013.
2008 - 2016
Overall project £300 million.
Between 2003 and 2014 Clyde Waterfront was a strategic
partnership comprising the Scottish Government, Scottish
Enterprise, Glasgow City, Renfrewshire and West Dunbartonshire
Councils. Its purpose was to promote the economic, social and
environmental regeneration of 13 miles of the River Clyde from
Glasgow city centre to Dumbarton.