First off, check out the live events offered by our student recruitment team.

We host a whole range of events including Online Open Days, a full series of webinars, UCAS events and College to University sessions. If you have any questions or just want to pop in to see what’s going on, we’re sure you’ll find the perfect event to get to know UWS.

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Want to know what makes UWS stand out from the crowd?

19,900 students. Over 120 years of educational expertise. 5 cutting-edge campuses. There’s strength in numbers. And thanks to our innovative learning environments and industry-recognised courses, choose to study at UWS and we’ll work with you to ensure your hard work adds up to a successful career.

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Over 60 career-focused courses to choose from.

Our 4 academic schools offer a diverse range of options to suit your career goals. And with our strong industry links, practical placement opportunities and innovative approaches to learning and teaching, you’ll get a head start for the world of work.

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personalised prospectus.

Cut through the noise and create your own UWS digital undergraduate prospectus to get access to everything that matters most to you. No filler. No jargon. Just your UWS. Your way.

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A 21st Century University

We’re a ‘21st Century University’, and that means…

You’ll put your knowledge into practice in real world settings thanks to the innovative learning environments and state-of-the-art equipment and facilities across our campuses.

We believe all our graduates should be world-ready.

That’s why our programmes are created with the needs of industry, business and the professions in mind. From day one of your studies to graduation day and beyond, UWS is here to nurture your potential at every step of your academic journey to help you achieve success.

But don’t just take our word for it – listen to what our students have to say about why they love being part of the UWS community.

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4 campuses situated in ideal locations across the West of Scotland.

Located in Paisley, Lanarkshire, Dumfries and Ayr, our inspiring, well-equipped and friendly Scottish campuses have their own distinctive personalities. And with each boasting excellent travel links to Scotland’s fun-packed cities and stunning great outdoors, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

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Plus, we have a fantastic London Campus.

Situated in London Docklands, our London Campus offers inspiring modern facilities and acclaimed UWS study options in one of the world’s most exciting cities.

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Experience it like you’re there – get a 360 degree view of some of our amazing learning and teaching facilities, state-of-the-art labs, and our chill-out social spaces.

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Live life on campus in UWS accommodation.

Staying in our on-campus student accommodation is a great way to meet new friends, gain some independence and immerse yourself in the full UWS experience. We’ve a range of spacious, modern and affordable student accommodation for you to enjoy. Plus, our Resident Assistants are available 24/7 to lend a helping hand.

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Become part of the vibrant UWS community.

Our campuses are the perfect places to blow off some steam after a hard day’s studying. There’s a whole load of events organised by UWS Students’ Union. And clubs, societies and sports teams to suit all tastes. Plus free student membership of our on-campus gyms, and more, mean you’ll enjoy playing your part.

We’re here to help you take your next step.