Our courses are designed to equip you with the knowledge, experience and confidence to succeed in in today's job market.
Postgraduate & Post-experience courses 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.
Located just a 10-minute walk from Ayr town centre on the Craigie Estate next to the River Ayr, UWS's £81 million Ayr Campus creates a truly innovative learning environment for students.
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Our London Campus offers modern and dynamic, flexible work and learning spaces with panoramic views of London Docklands.
UWS's award-winning £110m campus in Lanarkshire opened in September 2018 and is located on the outskirts of Hamilton, in Hamilton International Technology Park.
Dumfries is UWS's smallest campus, but it is a unique multi-institution facility located within the beautiful Crichton estate.
Located in the centre of Paisley – Scotland's largest town – the campus is just 10 minutes by train from Glasgow.
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.
UWS’ strategic direction is to maintain research and innovation which addresses major global challenges
Our vision is to be among the global leaders of excellent, relevant and purposeful research aligned with the UN SDG's
Our research centres, institutes, groups, are advancing research and knowledge exchange
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.
Help your business to innovate and grow through the use of a UWS Knowledge Transfer Partnership.
The 2020 Paisley graduation ceremonies will be held in Paisley Abbey.
Details of when Online Registration will open for the Summer 2020 ceremonies will be shown here in due course.
You can find full details of all the UWS Summer 2020 graduation ceremonies by school here.
Tuesday 7th, Wednesday 8th and Thursday 9th July 2020
Tuesday 10th, Wednesday 11th, and Thursday 12th November 2020
Map and street plan for UWS's graduation venue at Paisley Abbey / Gown Hire from UWS Paisley Campus.
We want all graduands and guests to be able to enjoy the ceremony to the full. If you need special assistance, please contact us in advance of the ceremony to see how we can help.
Students and guests who require special assistance are asked to contact Elizabeth Thomson by phoning 0141 848 3858 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
All UWS graduation ceremonies are streamed on our Youtube channel - you can see them in full live during the ceremony, and watch again afterwards.
For any further advice and information about graduation at Paisley, please contact us: