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Centre for Doctoral Training in Photonic Integration and Advance Data Storage


The University of Glasgow and Queen’s University Belfast both offer University accommodation near the main campuses.  During the first year of the CDT programme you will spend the first semester at the University of Glasgow and the second semester at Queen’s University Belfast.   The CDT Administrator will organise University accommodation for you for the semester spent away from your “home” university.

At Glasgow University accommodation is available at McClay Residences, which is a 5-20 minute walk from University main campus and close to the city centre. To assist students, this residence is served by a limited shuttle bus service operated by the SRC at certain times.

The main contact for queries regarding accommodation at the University of Glasgow is Angela Kelly; email:  or telephone + 44( 0) 141 330 2183  

At Queen’s University Belfast accommodation is available at Willow Walk which is located in the Elms Village on the Malone Road, Belfast:

The main contact for queries regarding accommodation at Queen’s University Belfast is Sinead Magennis; email:  or or Tel: +44 (0) 2890 97 4425

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