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Across our four campuses in the West of Scotland - in Paisley, Lanarkshire, Dumfries and Ayr - and our campus in London enjoy access to a wide range of social, leisure and academic facilities to make the most of your time at UWS.

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Research

UWS research work has a tangible, early and positive effect. The innovative technologies we are developing are helping to shape society in Scotland and throughout the world.

In the 2014 REF (Research Excellence Framework) each of our submissions were ranked as international or as world-leading. 

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Business

UWS offers a wide range of commercialisation, consultancy and development opportunities. From specialist expertise and talent, to access to high-quality equipment and facilities, we can benefit commercial businesses, public services and third sector organisations.

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about Engaging Higher Education students

Wednesday 22 February 2023

Engaging Higher Education students

Dr Habib Chamoun-Nicolas looks at how to successfully engage Higher Education students in a Cross-Cultural teaching environment in this online lecture.

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about How to Conduct a Systematic Literature Review

Wednesday 08 March 2023

How to Conduct a Systematic Literature Review

Dr Christian Harrison leads this lecture looking at how to conduct systematic literature reviews - join him online from 1pm-2pm, Wednesday 8th March.

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about PRME as a curricula mechanism - online lecture

Wednesday 22 March 2023

PRME as a curricula mechanism - online lecture

Join Dr Mohamed Saeudy for this online lecture on Wednesday 22nd March looking at the Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME)

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about Inaugural Lecture - Professor Sandro Carnicelli

Thursday 30 March 2023

Inaugural Lecture - Professor Sandro Carnicelli

Paisley

We are delighted to invite you to the above Inaugural Lecture by Professor Sandro Carnicelli, of UWS's School of Business and Creative Industries.

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about Investigating Student Perceptions of Videos

Wednesday 19 April 2023

Investigating Student Perceptions of Videos

Aron Truss and Dr Karen McBride speak on Investigating Student Perceptions of Videos in this online lecture on Wednesday 19th April.

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about UWS Undergraduate Summer Open Day 2023 - Ayr

Wednesday 07 June 2023

UWS Undergraduate Summer Open Day 2023 - Ayr

Visit our Ayr Campus Open Day on 7th June (4pm-7pm) for a whole host of interactive activities, giving you a real flavour of what’s on offer at UWS and what it would be like to study with us.

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