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UCAS Clearing Study Options 2019

We have a limited number of vacancies for English, Welsh, Northern Irish & Non-EU students for September 2019. All vacancies, including any that arise for Scottish & EU students will be listed on our Clearing website.


Undergraduate study at UWS

Kick-start your career with an undergraduate degree from UWS.

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Work-ready graduates

 94% of our students are in work or further study within six months of graduating.

At UWS, our aim is to ensure that our graduates are ready to meet the demands of their chosen profession. We invest in people's potential to shape their future.

Our career-focused courses are led by inspiring lecturers with many years of industry experience, and students put theory into practice with hands-on learning and practical experience.

Our links to top employers throughout Scotland and the UK provide students with industry-relevant learning and work experience.

With the option to learn a language and study abroad with our international education partners, studying at UWS will enhance your prospects in the international jobs market.



Undergraduate Guide 2020

Get an overview of the benefits of studying a degree at UWS in our Undergraduate Guide 2020. You can download our prospectus for the most up-to-date details of specific courses.

Download Undergraduate Guide 2020 (pdf)
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College to Uni Guide 2019

We’re proud to welcome over a thousand students from colleges in Scotland each year to our programmes and have excellent support facilities for those joining us.

Thanks to our close links with colleges, most of our programmes offer you the opportunity to progress (also known as articulate) with HNC or HND qualifications.

Download our College to Uni Guide 2019 (pdf)
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.