Frequently Asked Questions

You can find a list of our most frequently-asked questions here (opens as pdf – some of this is specific only to 2020 entry which was affected by the COVID-19 pandemic), and below.
You can also find lots of information throughout the website and can contact us at socpol-glocal@glasgow.ac.uk.

Financial issues

Depending on the regulations of your visa this may be permitted; however, given the demands of the programme, we do not recommend working alongside your studies if this is an option for you financially.

You will receive scholarship payments for the first three months that you spend studying in Bogotá/Kyoto. We would recommend that you then return to Glasgow to complete your dissertation, as you would then be eligible to continue receiving your payments while in Glasgow.