Kick-start your career with an undergraduate degree from University of the West of Scotland.
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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University of the West of Scotland's new £110m campus in Lanarkshire opens in September 2018, in Hamilton International Technology Park.
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, 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.
Staying healthy, feeling good and looking after important practical details will help you get the most from your student experience. It also puts you in the best position to succeed in your studies.
Got a question? Not sure where to go? Your first port of call is The Hub (Paisley campus) or Student Links (Ayr, Dumfries, Hamilton and London).
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If personal and emotional problems are making your life difficult, the counselling service at UWS can help. Our free, confidential service is available to all UWS students.
Every student should be able to experience the full range of the university’s activities.
UWS welcomes and celebrates people of all faiths and none. Whatever your beliefs, you’ll find space for reflection on campus and personal support from the multifaith chaplaincy team.
Get the answers you need as an international student at UWS. The International Student Support Team offers information, help and advice.
UWS health and safety tips for your well-being, on and off campus.