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.
Our riverside campus is just 6 years old and only a 10 minute walk from Ayr town centre.
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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, just 15 minutes' walk from central London, 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 how much it will cost to study at UWS as an undergraduate student:
Information for current UWS students on the university's tuition fees and additional costs.
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Scottish students studying at undergraduate level at UWS are entitled to various funds and support towards tuition fees and living costs.
English, Welsh and Northern Irish students studying at undergraduate level at UWS are entitled to various funds and support towards tuition fees and living costs.
If you are an EU national, you may be able to apply to have your Tuition Fees paid if you are taking a course of full-time study in Scotland and plan to graduate in Scotland.
There are several scholarship and incentive schemes available to international students studying at UWS.