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Many talented athletes benefit from the range of services offered and have found the University the ideal institution to allow them to develop and fulfill their sporting potential whilst studying for an academic degree.

University of Glasgow supports up-and-coming athletes as well as those competing at the pinnacle of international sport competition in events such as the Olympic and Commonwealth Games.

A number of services are available for talented athletes at the University, including free access to first class University sport facilities, specialist sport mentor support, strength and conditioning programming and coaching, nutrition advice, and access to other support services.

Sport Bursary

The Sport bursary programme at the University provides additional benefits for athletes including funding support for competition, training, and lifestyle expenses, and free access to Glasgow City Council sport facilities. For more information please contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Colin Montgomerie Golf 

This prestigious award is given to the most talented student golfer at the University and is deserved recognition for the time athletes dedicate to the continued development of their game. In addition to being awarded the Claret Jug, the winner will be awarded £400 towards golf related expenses.