Postgraduate & Post-Experience
The Postgraduate & Post-experience degree courses at UWS are designed to create work-ready graduates. They will build on your earlier studies and develop advanced knowledge and understanding in your chosen field.
Find your course of interest from our career-focused undergraduate, postgraduate (taught) and post-experience options.
UWS is officially recognised by Times Higher Education in 2019 as being in the top 500 of universities worldwide and in the top 150 universities under 50 years of age. Find out why you should choose UWS for your postgraduate and post-experience studies.
Our MSc in Advanced Computer Systems Development is professionally recognised by the British Computer Society and is designed to allow you to upgrade your software development skills and qualifications in line with new technologies and trends. The MSc focuses on the latest developments in computer systems analysis, design and implementation – the main areas of employment in the computing/IT sector.Find out more about this course
These three distinct masters courses develop practical skills by providing a comprehensive understanding of fundamental knowledge of advanced computing techniques, big data, and IoT technologies.Find out more about these courses
Study and develop practical expertise in advanced e-Health technologies including: Connected Health, Digital Health, Tele-Health, m-Health.
The MSc Information & Network Security trains you in all aspects of cyber security.Find out more
Designed to meet the demands of the increasing use of mobile devices coupled with cloud computing to provide responsive applications and services.Find out more about this course
With over 120 years of experience, we offer vocationally-relevant degree courses. UWS postgraduate and post-experience (Masters) degrees are designed to create work-ready graduates and will help you develop advanced knowledge and understanding in your chosen field.
Officially recognised by Times Higher Education as being in the top 500 universities in their 2019 World University Rankings and in the top 150 universities under 50 years of age in their Young University Rankings 2018, we have a growing number of international students and partners.
As one of the UK’s most innovative modern universities, UWS has a thriving postgraduate community, and many of our students choose UWS because they know a postgraduate degree with us will help them to secure a good job, or boost their promotion prospects in their chosen industry. In designing our postgraduate courses we work with industry leaders to make sure that what we teach is relevant to the sector and provides the skills most needed by employers.
That's why 97% of our postgraduate students are in work or further study 6 months after graduating.
Get an overview of the benefits of studying a Masters degree at UWS in our Postgraduate & Post-experience Prospectus 2018. You can download our prospectus, or refer to our online course pages for the most up-to-date details of specific courses.Download Postgraduate & Post-experience Prospectus 2018
As Scotland’s leading career-focused university, UWS has an impressive track record working with private, public and third sector organisations to fulfil the training and development needs of their employees
Our range of flexible short courses have been developed to support continuing professional development in the workplace. Short courses will help you to gain knowledge or skills to:
Our short courses are delivered by experienced and knowledgeable staff in our academic schools and IT Academy.Find out more
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