Undergraduate study at UWS

  • Top in the UK - 100 percent for overall student satisfaction

    Top in UK in a range of subjects*

    Study in the west of Scotland with UWS and choose from a wide range of career-focused undergraduate (Bachelor) courses; many of which are professionally recognised.

    *UWS was top in the UK for Overall Student Satisfaction in a range of subjects in the National Student Survey (NSS) 2016.

    Overall Student Satisfaction was rated at 100% for the following undergraduate courses:

    • Aircraft Engineering
    • Community Education
    • Forensic Science
    • Midwifery
    • Sport & Exercise Science

    In addition, our Chemical Engineering course was rated top in Scotland and 3rd in the UK, our Education, Psychology and our Drama-related courses were rated top in Scotland for Overall Student Satisfaction. Other highly rated courses were Politics whcih was rated 2nd in Scotland, as well as our Applied Biosciences, Chemistry and Civil Engineering courses.

    The results of the NSS 2016 (87.1% Overall Satisfaction) places UWS 48th out of 119 UK HE insitutions for student satisfaction which is a significant rise of 16 places fromn the previous year.

  • UWS language options - your passport to a global career

    You can choose to study a language as an option on most of the undergraduate programmes offered, and use this to enhance your prospects in the job market by adding foreign language skills to your CV. You can also combine language study with your main area of degree study to achieve a Major/Minor degree combination. Find out more at www.uws.ac.uk/languages

  • Courses 

    If you know which course you are looking for use our course search, if you would like to see the range of courses we have then choose the course directory.

    If you need some help deciding on a course why not come to one of our open days and speak to us in person.

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