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Clearing 2019

We have a limited number of vacancies available for September 2019 for English, Welsh, Northern Ireland and Non-EU students. Vacancies for Scottish / EU students will be updated from Tues 6 August. However, there is still time to secure a place at UWS.

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EU Students & UWS

Important information for potential UWS students from the EU regarding guranteed tuition fee funding, immigration status and Erasmus+ exchange funding as the deadline for the UK to leave the EU looms.

The Scottish Government has confirmed that EU students, studying full time for their first degree and enrolling in the 2018/19, 2019/20 and 2010/21 academic sessions, will be eligible to have their tuition fees paid by the Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS) for their full period of study.

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University of the West of Scotland is one of the UK's most innovative modern universities, and was recognised by Times Higher Education as being in the top 500 universities in their World University Rankings 2019.

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UWS London Campus study options

UWS London Campus is home to nearly 1200 students from all over the world. Experienced teaching staff, many of whom are drawn from outside of the UK, add a global perspective to academic life at UWS. The campus currently offers UWS undergraduate and postgraduate courses in business, management, health, social sciences and music.

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Potential New Course Developments

UWS continually reviews, redevelops and expands its course portfolios to ensure that your learning is fully up-to-date and will prepare you for the world of work. Our potential new course developments are undergoing university validation and approval procedures but you can use the link below to find out more about these propsals which we hope to launch soon.

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Money, Fees & Funding

Thinking about finance and funding will be high on your agenda while at UWS, whether it’s making arrangements to pay for university accommodation or tuition fees, or looking for advice and guidance.


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Life at UWS

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.

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Information for Parents

We know that as a parent or guardian, you are likely to play an important part in your child's decision to go to university, as well a key supporting role during their studies. With this in mind, we’ve tried to provide you with information that will help you support your child in making one of the biggest decisions of their life.

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