Kick-start your career with an undergraduate degree from University of the West of Scotland.
Postgraduate degrees from UWS enable you to study at an advanced level, supported by expert academic.
UWS offers a range of career-focused Bachelor, Masters, and Doctoral research opportunities across six academic schools.
Every year at UWS, we welcome hundreds of international students into our vibrant and diverse academic community.
UWS considers all international academic qualifications for entry.
Information to explain you can apply and make your UWS application as smooth as possible for all our degrees.
Our riverside campus is just 6 years old and only a 10 minute walk from Ayr town centre.
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University of the West of Scotland's new £110m campus in Lanarkshire opens in September 2018.
Located in the centre of Paisley – Scotland's largest town – the campus is just 10 minutes by train from Glasgow.
Dumfries is UWS's smallest campus, but it is a unique multi-institution facility located within the beautiful Crichton estate.
Located in a vibrant part of the city, just 15 minutes' walk from central London, UWS's London Campus offers modern study facilities and attractive accommodation options.
Each UWS campus has a choice of accommodation on offer from University-managed flats to private rentals.
Studying at UWS is an exciting, enriching and rewarding experience, offering a wealth of opportunities.
Our wide-ranging applied research has a positive impact on societies, business and individuals across the globe.
We aim to deliver transformational change with outputs that have a tangible, early and positive impact on society.
We cover an enormous breadth of interests from Computing to Health, Economic Development to astro-physics.
Postgraduate Research Degrees at UWS enable you to study independently, up to doctorate level.
Find all the knowledge you need. Our internationally-renowned academics can share expertise in a wealth of topics.
Make use of our wealth of laboratories and equipment together with technical support and academic expertise on hand.
Take advantage of the professional development courses and events at UWS – or ask us to design bespoke training.
Recruit our graduates for your vacancies, offer internships or placement opportunities for UWS students.
We've created this dedicated section for current UWS students where you will find all the information you need to help you in your studies and to succeed in your time at UWS.
We have created a roadmap to help you successfully navigate your way through those first few weeks at UWS and help you settle in and succeed in your studies.
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UWS Library is located in each of our five campuses and provides access to the learning and research materials you'll need to be successful in your studies.
Links to student policies and regulations.
Access the information and support you may need to support your studies.
Find out how UWS can support your health and wellbeing to help you focus on your studies.
If you are thinking about borrowing money or are worried about the debts you already have, we have a lot of useful advice in our Borrowing Money section, including a handy toolkit.
A list of important trimester dates.
Peace, comfort and the latest technology for your studies… a lively environment with stimulating activities… inviting spaces to eat, relax and socialise.
Information about IT and printing facilities.
Support available to students and graduates looking to develop their career.
Each UWS campus has a choice of accommodation on offer. From University-managed flats to private rentals, find out more about accommodation options at UWS.
Information about graduating from UWS for all students for our Ayr, Dumfries, Lanarkshire (Hamilton), London, and Paisley ceremonies.
As a UWS student there are lots of chances to get involved in extracurricular activities. Find out more about the sports and social opportunities at UWS.
Information about service disruptions and campus closures in the event of extreme weather.
A list of all our services and links to further information on our website.