Postgraduate & Post-experience study

In the most recent Research Excellence Framework (2021), 90 percent of research at UWS was classed as world-leading, internationally excellent, or recognised internationally. UWS is also officially recognised by Times Higher Education 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 23rd most impactful university in the world for 'reducing inequalities' (UN SDG 10) (The Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2022). These are just some of the reasons why you should choose UWS for your postgraduate and post-experience studies.

UWS Undergraduate students studying at Ayr Campus

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.