University of the West of Scotland, UK

About University of the West of Scotland

The University of the West Scotland (UWS) was originated in the year 1897. Since then it is a vast, up-to-date and multi-campus University impacting many lives. Here at UWS, professionally active faculty with high-end technology invests in the bright future of their students. From a career-minded perspective toward technology and invention, goal-oriented learning, industrious research to self-starting and an overseas driven approach, all is taken care of at UWS. Get yourself an enhancing student and business experience with us.


University of the West of Scotland aims to have a transformational influence on the economic, social and cultural development of the west of Scotland and beyond.

UWS is placed by Times Higher Education in the top 600 universities in their 2020 World University Rankings and in the top 150 in THE’s Young University Rankings 2020. 

The Times/The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019 ranks us as a top 100 UK university and as the highest ranked post-1992 university in Scotland.

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.


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