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UWS & Qatar

University of the West of Scotland has established links in Qatar and we are delighted to be welcoming a growing number of students from Qatar to study with us.

With an extensive catalogue of undergraduate, postgraduate and research programmes designed to meet the demands of research and industry, the University continues to offer a wide range of opportunities to Qatari applicants.

 

Scholarships for Qatari Students

There are a range of scholarship opportunities available for international students at UWS.

Qatari Community at UWS

There is an established community of Qatari students at UWS who play an active role in many of the University’s social societies and sports clubs. This means that as a student at UWS, you will have the opportunity to meet people from your home country as well as making new friends from Scotland and other parts of the world.

Our Paisley Campus is just 10 minutes from Glasgow, which is one of Europe’s most diverse cities and includes a large Muslim population. The city is home to twelve mosques and a wide range of Halal butchers and shops. Furthermore, UWS has its own Muslim Society which represents and caters for Muslim students on campus.

Entry & English Language Requirements

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

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

How to apply

We are keen to provide as much information as possible that will help you in making your application to UWS. Below are specific notes depending on whether you are applying for one of our Bachelor (BA, BAcc, BD, BEng, BSc) degrees, Master (MA, MBA, MEd, MSc) degrees or Research (MRes, MPhil, PhD) degrees.

Applying for our Bachelor degrees

If you are applying from a non-EU/EEA country for entry to one of UWS's undergraduate degree courses, and have not applied already via UCAS, or have not applied to another UK university, then you may apply through our online application system.

International candidates applying through one of our recognised partners or agents for a full-time undergraduate degree course at UWS can also apply using our online application system.

To make the application process as smooth and stress-free as possible, we've compiled a step-by-step guide to applying to study at undergraduate level at UWS. Prior to beginning your application, we recommend that you read this to make sure you have everything you need and that you understand the process.

Applying for our Master degrees

Applying to study a postgraduate taught course at University of the West of Scotland is a simple process through our online application system.

To make the application process as smooth and stress-free as possible, we've compiled a step-by-step guide to applying for a postgraduate taught course at UWS. Prior to beginning your application, we recommend that you read this to make sure you have everything you need and that you understand the process.

Applying for our Research degrees

Applying to undertake a postgraduate research degree at University of the West of Scotland

is a simple process through our online application system. To make the application process as smooth and stress-free as possible, we've compiled a step-by-step guide to applying for a postgraduate research degree at UWS. Prior to beginning your application, we recommend that you read this to make sure you have everything you need and that you understand the process.

UWS Representatives for Qatari Students

We are keen to meet with students from around the world who are interested in studying at UWS. Our international team and official representatives can provide information and advice on a one-to-one basis, helping you to make informed decisions on your studies.

The University has a global network of official representatives who can provide information, advice and support in choosing your university and making an application.

We have the following approved representatives based in the UK but who can assist with enquiries from students in Qatar:

UWS official representatives based in UK (A-Z)

Atlantis Consultancy and Trading Limited

168 Clare Road, Cardiff, Wales, CF11 6 RX

email: atlantis.education@gmail.com

Telephone: +44 29 20 40 4207

 

Dynamic Links Career Consultancy Ltd (DLCCL)

Ilford Plaza,1st floor, Dynamic Links Career Consultants Ltd, Office No 105, 193-207 High Road Ilford, Essex, 1GL 1LX, UK

email: info@dynamiclinks.org.uk ; dynamiclinks.edu@gmail.com

Telephone: +44 207 998 0216

 

Global for Education & Training

Suite 115, Southbank House, Black Prince Road, London, SE1 7SJ

email: info@gfet.co.uk

Telephone: +44 (0) 203 002 3668

 

Knowledge Well Limited

102 Refectory Lane, Chelmsford, CM1 1 RF

email: uni@knowledgewell.co.uk

Telephone: 0124 534 5797

 

UK Dreams Limited

Office 2.3, 133 Creek Road, London, SE8 3BU, UK

email: info@ukdreamslimited.com

Telephone: +44 (0) 203 239 5910

Meet us in Qatar

As well as being able to chat to one of our official representatives in Qatar throughout the year, our international team regularly travels overseas to meet students and to attend exhibitions and events. If you are interested in meeting one of our representatives to learn more about studying at University of the West of Scotland, please email international@uws.ac.uk.

Last updated: 11/01/2018