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UWS achieves Athena SWAN Bronze Award

University of the West of Scotland has been awarded the Athena SWAN Institutional Bronze Award.


West of Scotland and China: Seeking a solution for China's polluted lands

Wednesday, 24 February 2016 5:30 PM - Wednesday, 24 February 2016 7:30 PM

WEST OF SCOTLAND AND CHINA: SEEKING A SOLUTION FOR CHINA’S POLLUTED LANDS by Professor Andrew Hursthouse, Wednesday 24 February 2016, 5.30-7.30pm, UWS Paisley Campus (Coats Building)

  • UWS was top in the UK for student satisfaction in a range of subjects in the National Student Survey 2015.

    Student satisfaction in Education, Childhood Studies, Civil Engineering, Computer-aided Design, Contemporary Screen Acting and Integrated Public Service was 100%. Other courses which were rated in the top 5 in the UK for student satisfaction were: Aircraft Engineering (top in Scotland and 5th in UK); Commercial Music, Commercial Sound Production, Music Technology (all 4th in UK); Filmmaking and Screen-writing (3rd in UK).

    With our focus on you as an individual, you’ll have the opportunity to advance personally and professionally, developing the skills that will prepare you for your future career.

    Study in Scotland and choose from a wide range of undergraduate (Bachelor) and postgraduate (Masters) courses with both part-time and full-time study options. 

  • UWS Research Studentships 2016

    UWS Funded Studentships are now available for application; the next start date for funded studentships is the 1st October 2016. Check the school listings in the Graduate School section of the website for a full list of studentships available this year. Please note the closing date for applications for all Studentships (bar one) is 15 May 2016. The following studentship application deadline is 29 April 2016:

    ST/N504518/1 - P661STF Developing low noise coatings for GW detectors, using next generation techniques such as ECR ion-beam deposition, and plasma-assisted deposition

    To be eligible for all UWS funded studentships you must be a Home/EU student. Non-EU students can apply, but will not receive the stipend and will be required to pay fees.

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