• Interactive World Map

    Use the world map to discover the connections between countries and the University through its students and staff

  • People

    Malcolm Kenneth McLeod, matriculation slip 1936-37

    The University of Glasgow's International Story currently features 15597 people with connections to the University and to one or more countries, for example Malcolm Kenneth Macleod, Arts graduate of the University of Glasgow

  • Countries


    The University has connections to many countries across the globe. So far we have connected 12 people with Mauritius.

  • Commonwealth Connections

    Commonwealth Flag

    The city of Glasgow is hosting the Commonwealth Games in 2014. Browse our connections with the Commonwealth Nations

  • About International Story

    If you'd like to know more about International Story, you can get some background on the project and the team and you can read the project blog which is regularly updated by project staff and contributors.

    Many of the stories of our International students and staff remain untold or are incomplete. If you have relevant information on the University's international connections, please contact us.

    Latest blog post: Glasgow’s first Malaysian student

    To mark Malaysian Independence Day, Hari Merdeka, we’ve got a Glasgow First post. The University of Glasgow welcomed its first Malaysia student in 1911. Lee Hoe Thye was from Penang, the Straits Settlement, present day Malaysia, son of Yewcheong Thye, … Continue reading