School of Engineering and Computing

News

World leading nuclear physicist to visit UWS

Professor Witold Nazarewicz, one of the world’s leading theoretical nuclear physicists, will visit UWS from 18 to 27 July 2015.

Events

VentureFest Scotland Event

Tuesday, 18 August 2015 9:30 AM - Tuesday, 18 August 2015 6:30 PM

We are proud to be hosting the 1st West of Scotland Summer Innovation Day - an official feeder event for Venturefest Scotland 2015 - Scotland's summit for innovation.

  • 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.

     

    • Our Civil Engineering course came top in the UK for academic support – National Student Survey 2014.
    • Our Chemical Engineering course is listed as a top ranking course in Scotland – National Student Survey.
    • 90% of Computing Science and 100% of Music Technology graduates in work or further study six months after graduating - HESA performance indicator 2014.
    • We have been delivering applied engineering courses for over 100 years.

     

     

  • Engineering and Computing Office

    University of the West of Scotland
    Paisley
    PA1 2BE
    Scotland
    Tel: 0141 848 3330
    Fax: 0141 848 3542
    engineering@uws.ac.uk