Strong heritage - focused on the future
UWS is one of the leading players in computing and IT, professionally recognised engineering degrees and cutting-edge physics programmes with practical applications.
With over 100 years' experience in training engineers, UWS offers vocationally-relevant courses. The University’s Engineering courses are designed to take into account and anticipate industry needs; their delivery is supported by excellent on-campus facilities; and its programmes are strongly aligned to industry, professional bodies and other institutions.
Computing courses at UWS are developed in line with industry needs, teaching tomorrow’s technologies today – giving students a platform to launch or progress their career in this fast-changing industry. The University offers access to high-quality computing and state-of-the-art software systems as well as tried and tested in-demand technologies such as Oracle, CIW, Adobe, CISCO, SAP and Microsoft.
Professor Ian Allison added, “Our courses are developed in partnership with industry, ensuring graduates are equipped for success when they enter the workplace.”