School of Engineering and Computing


UWS researchers and Scottish-based engineering company awarded STFC Global Challenge Futures grant

UWS’ Institute of Thin Films, Sensors and Imaging, in partnership with Torishima Service Solutions Europe Limited, has been awarded STFC Futures funding to carry out a proof-of-concept study in doped amorphous carbon coatings for prevention of corrosion and biofouling. The £56,512 project, ‘Environmentally friend


Open Studios Ayrshire

Saturday, 25 April 2015 9:00 AM - Sunday, 26 April 2015 5:00 PM

For the second year running UWS Digital Art are taking part in Open Studios Ayrshire, an event encompassing over 80 locations all over Ayrshire and showcasing a multitude of Art and Artists- we will be exhibiting prints, paintings, digital artworks and sculpture in the Art Studio, level 3 of Ayr Campus. 2015-

  • We are one of the leading players in computing and IT, with extensive expertise in research and development and collaborative working relationships with multinational companies such as IBM. 

    If you want to influence the future of the modern world our engineering programmes are a great step to building a strong career. With over 100 years’ of experience in training engineers, we offer vocationally-relevant, professionally recognised courses. 

    You’ll put your skills to the test in our industry-standard facilities and have opportunities for practical training and placement at home or abroad to give you a practical insight into industry, while enhancing your career prospects.

    The School offers a diverse range of career-focused undergraduate and postgraduate courses, which benefit from the School’s strong industrial links.