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.
Find out more about the many ways UWS can support you while you are studying.
Links to student policies and regulations.
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Information about induction and enrolment for new and continuing students.
The Trimester Dates documents provide a list of important dates for each academic year. This includes the start and end date of each trimester, examination periods, trimester breaks & public holidays.
Information about assessment, exam results, grade point average and academic appeals.
Links and information for Moodle, MyDay and MyJourney.
Find out about the support available to help our students with their studies.
Links to information about the student record.
Information about the complaint procedures for students, staff and members of the public.
Information about the student surveys in which UWS participates and links to the results.
There are many ways we can help you get the most out of your student experience. If you feel things aren’t going well, either with your course or within your personal life, talk to us for advice.
UWS Graduate Attributes provide a framework to focus discussions and reflect on your personal development, to help make the most of your time at UWS.