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Why UWS?

With over 120 years of experience, we offer vocationally-relevant programmes. If you are looking for advice on your study options, when the exam results come out speak with our representatives in Malaysia about opportunities for UK study with University of the West of Scotland (UWS). UWS is one of the UK’s most innovative modern universities, but has over 120 years of heritage and expertise.

Officially recognised by Times Higher Education in 2018 as being in the top 3% (top 500) of universities worldwide and in the top 150 universities under 50 years of age and have a growing number of international partners.


  • most Bachelor degrees in education, engineering, computing, health and science are recognised by professional bodies
  • work-related/work-based learning placement opportunities
  • most masters degrees are career-focused and many carry professional recognition
  • all courses underpinned by internationally-excellent and world-class research
  • 96% of UWS graduates are in work or further study 6 months after graduating (HESA performance indicator 2016/17)
  • Top in the UK - 100% Overall Student Satisfaction in the National Student Survey 2017 in Civil Engineering, Engineering Management, Physics and Physics with Nuclear Technology
  • New state-of-the-art campus opening in September 2018
  • Easy travel to 4 UWS campuses across the beautiful west of Scotland (within easy reach of Scotland’s two main cities: Glasgow and Edinburgh) and 1 campus in the heart of the UK’s capital city of London
  • Around 17,000 students including 2,700 international students
  • Modern, affordable, on-campus accommodation

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Degrees available for you

UWS has long and established links with Malaysia dating back to the early 1960s and we continue to welcome a growing number of students from Malaysia to study with us in our Scottish and London campuses.

With an extensive catalogue of Bachelor, Masters and research programmes (MRes, MPhil, PhD, DBA, DProf) designed to meet the demands of research and industry, the University continues to offer a wide range of opportunities to Malaysian applicants.

Popular Bachelor degrees

Computing & Creative Technologies Bachelor Degrees

  • BSc (Hons) Business Technology
  • BSc (Hons) Computer Animation Arts
  • BSc (Hons) Computer Games Development
  • BSc (Hons) Computer Games Technology
  • BSc (Hons) Computer Networking
  • BSc (Hons) Computing Science
  • BSc (Hons) / MEng Cyber Security
  • BSc (Hons) Music Technology
  • BSc (Hons) Web & Mobile Development

Early Years Education Bachelor Degree

  • BA (Hons) Childhood Studies (top-up degree)

Engineering Bachelor Degrees

  • BEng (Hons) Aircraft Engineering
  • BEng (Hons) Chemical Engineering
  • BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering
  • BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering

Nursing Bachelor Degree

  • BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies (top-up degree)

Science Bachelor Degrees

  • BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science
  • BSc (Hons) Applied Bioscience
  • BSc (Hons) Applied Bioscience and Forensic Investigation
  • BSc (Hons) Applied Bioscience and Zoology
  • BSc (Hons) Chemistry
  • BSc (Hons) Forensic Science
  • BSc (Hons) Occupational Safety & Health
  • BSc (Hons) Pharmacy Science
  • BSc (Hons) Physics

Popular Masters degrees

Computing Masters Degrees

  • MSc Advanced Computer Systems Development
  • MSc Advanced Computing
  • MSc Big Data
  • MSc Cyber Security
  • MSc e-Health
  • MSc Information & Network Security
  • MSc Information Technology
  • MSc Internet of Things
  • MSc Mobile Web Development

Engineering Masters Degrees

  • MSc Advanced Thin Film Technologies
  • MSc Chemical Engineering
  • MSc Civil Engineering
  • MSc Construction Management with Digital Engineering
  • MSc Mechanical Engineering

Nursing Masters Degree

  • MSc Nursing (January 2019 start)

Science Masters Degrees

  • MSc Advanced Biomedical Science
  • MSc Biotechnology
  • MSc Waste & Resource Management

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There's still time to apply for one of our career-focused Bachelor courses starting in September 2018 or Masters courses starting in September 2018 or January 2019.

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Entry & English Language Requirements

Our Admissions team are familiar with the Malaysian education system and qualifications. If you have any questions about your application to study at UWS, please contact our Admissions team on:

If it isn’t your first language, you will need to have a good command of English to get the best results from your studies with us. All non-native English speakers are required to meet the English language criteria specified by the University.

View our English Language Requirements

UWS Representatives in Malaysia

UWS has key overseas admissions advisers who can guide you through the entire application process - from selecting a course to completing your application. Please contact one now on +91 95136 75888

In addition, we work with three educational representatives in Malaysia (details below) who can also guide you through the entire application process.

UWS official representatives based in Malaysia (A-Z)

GEN Education (M) Sdn Bhd

Unit 16.03, 16th Floor, Wisma MCA, 163, Jalan Ampang, 50450, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


Telephone: +6 03 2161 5875


GES Global Educational Services (M) SDn Bhd

Suite A, 0310, Empire Tower 1, Empire Subang, Jalan SS 16/1, 47500, Subang Jaya, Malaysia


Telephone: + 60 84 33 85 32


K-Smart Education Group Sdn Bhd

PH Level 27 Centrepoint South, Mid Valley City, 59200, Kuala Lumpur


Telephone: +603 2696 9739

UWS official representatives based in UK (A-Z)

Aspire Education Services Limited

245 Whitechapel Road, (1st Floor), London, E1 1DB, UK


Telephone: +02033 026 466


Exact Solutions UK Ltd

100 Mile End Road, London, E1 4UN


Telephone: + 02077 913 404


First Tract Solutions Ltd

East London Business Centre, 93-101 Greenfield Road, London, E1 1EJ


Telephone: 0203 581 6560


The Avenger Education and Immigration Services Ltd

29 Commerical Road, E1 1LD, London, UK


Telephone: 07739 488 757


UK Study Link

2 A Heigham Road, East Ham, London, UK E6 2JG


Telephone: 02035951999

There's still time to apply for one of our career-focused Bachelor courses starting in September 2018 or Masters courses starting in September 2018 or January 2019.

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Last updated: 18/07/2018