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.
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 600 universities in their World University Rankings 2019.
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.Potential New Courses
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 2020/21 academic session, will be eligible to have their tuition fees paid by the Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS) for their full period of study.EU Information on Brexit