School of Education & Social Sciences
1st in the UK for Education (Guardian University Guide, 2020) (The Times/The Sunday Times Good University Guide, 2020)
Our School of Education & Social Sciences combines our UK-leading Education provision with over 50 years’ experience in offering Social Science teaching and research in the West of Scotland. As a School, we are committed to issues around social justice and strive to ensure that your studies with us are transformative of both your own journey and the communities in which you live and work. As a University, our aim is to prepare you as critical thinkers and agents for the future, and equip you with our UWS graduate attributes so that, at the end of your studies with us, you are work-ready, universal and successful. Our courses are innovative, practice-focused and research-informed with a commitment to making a difference locally, nationally and internationally.