UWS influences the economic, social and cultural development of the west of Scotland and beyond by providing career-relevant, high quality, inclusive higher education alongside innovative, internationally recognised research.
Find your course of interest from our career-focused undergraduate, postgraduate (taught) and post-experience options.
Why UWS? Well, in 2022 UWS was officially recognised in the top 200 universities worldwide as assessed against the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). And, UWS was recognised as the most impactful university in Scotland for 'decent work and economic growth' (UN SDG 8), and the 23rd most impactful university in the world for 'reducing inequalities' (UN SDG 10) (source: The Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2022). Not only that, you be taught by academic leaders in their field. In the most recent Research Excellence Framework (2021), 90 percent of research at UWS was classed as world-leading, internationally excellent, or recognised internationally.
Going to university is about much more than getting a qualification, it’s also the chance to enjoy an exciting social life, gain some independence and make the most of the new opportunities available.Discover