University of the West of Scotland
University of the West of Scotland is one of the country’s largest modern universities, and aims to have a transformational influence on the economic, social and cultural development of the West of Scotland, and beyond. We aim to make the communities we serve more successful, and to create opportunities for all to participate. UWS has a distinctive and important regional role, with four campuses across the west and south-west of Scotland: Ayr, Dumfries, Hamilton and Paisley and a fifth campus in London.
UWS provides relevant, high quality, inclusive higher education and innovative and useful research. The University has six academic schools spanning Business & Enterprise; Education; Engineering & Computing; Health, Nursing & Midwifery; Media, Culture & Society; and Science and Sport. Across our campuses we offer a wide range of academic, social and sporting facilities and deliver a range of undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees.