Common Purpose
Global Leader Experience
Glasgow

This programme is open to students studying at the University of Glasgow. It will run from 23 to 26 February 2016.

Join a Global Leader Experience

Join a Global Leader Experience (GLE) for university students and develop your leadership skills to help influence the future of the world, as well as establish a genuinely global network.

Participate

Along with your fellow participants, you will play a part in tackling the biggest issues facing business, governments and society today. A GLE gives you real and practical experiences, broadens your horizons and challenges you to adapt and thrive in diverse situations. It equips you with the tools you need to lead change, now and in the future.

This programme is open to students at University of Glasgow, our University Partner.

 

Who you could meet

Some of the organisations students could hear from and visit include:

• Barclays
• Emmaus
• Glasgow City Council
• Sgurr Energy
• Strathclyde Partnership for Transport
• Scottish Chamber of Commerce
• Scottish Government
• Viridor
• Wheatley Group

Jakub Czech, Student, University of Glasgow, Participant, GLE Glasgow 2015

"This has been nothing less than ABSOLUTELY LIFE CHANGING and within four days changed my views of the problems our world is facing."

How to apply

When and where?

This programme is open to students of the University of Glasgow and the University will be the base for the duration.

It will run from 23 to 26 February 2016. Each day will run from 9.00am - 6.00pm and participants are expected to attend all sessions over the four days.

How much? FREE

To apply for the programme complete an online application form.

For further information contact students@commonpurpose.org or phone +44(0)2076088155

Eric Thomas, Vice Chancellor, University of Bristol

“A unique opportunity for talented students to learn from each other and further their journey to major leadership positions.”

This programme is made possible through the kind support of Wheatley Group as our Corporate Partner.

We are grateful for the support of University of Glasgow as our University partner. 

Haseeb Hamid, Student, University of Glasgow, Participant, GLE Glasgow 2015

"I feel able to understand cultures and people from different countries better. I feel that I am able to lead a team with a clear vision."