University of West Scotland

Study in the UK at University of West Scotland

The University of West Scotland (UWS) was established by merging the University of Paisley and Bell College in August 2007. The University has 16,000 students and has campuses in Ayr, Dumfries, Hamilton, and Paisley, making it one of Scotland’s most prestigious modern universities. As of the 2022 World University Rankings published by Times Higher Education, UWS has been ranked among the top 600 universities worldwide and the top 150 universities under 50. Furthermore, UWS was named the 2022 Higher Education Institution of the Year (The Herald Higher Education Awards).

Why UWS?

  • Career-focused teaching
  • World-leading research
  • An international outlook
  • Far-sighted approach to technology and innovation

University of West Scotland Study Levels

  • Bachelor’s Degrees (Undergraduate)
  • Master’s Degrees (Postgraduate)
  • Research Degrees (Doctoral Research)
  • English Language Courses

Entry Requirement at the University of West Scotland

  • 3/4 Year Bachelor 55% above for Direct Master Degree Programmes
  • 3 Year BSc Humanities and Social Science for all Master Programme
  • 2.4 in Grade 12 for BA(Hons) International Business
  • Duolingo with 90 not less than 90
  • OIETC with B2+ not less than B2
  • IELTS 6 not less than 5.5
  • PTE 59 not less than 59

University of West Scotland Undergraduate Popular Courses September Intake

  • Accounting BAcc (Hons) Lanarkshire – Paisley
  • Adult Nursing BSc Ayr, Dumfries, Lanarkshire – Paisley
  • Aircraft Engineering MEng (Hons) / BEng (Hons) – Paisley
  • Applied Biomedical Science BSc (Hons) – Lanarkshire
  • Applied Bioscience BSc (Hons) – Lanarkshire
  • Applied Bioscience & Zoology BSc (Hons) – Lanarkshire
  • Applied Bioscience with Forensic Investigation BSc (Hons) – Lanarkshire
  • Biomedical Science BSc (Hons) – Lanarkshire
  • Broadcast Production: TV & Radio BA (Hons) – Ayr
  • Business BA (Hons) – Lanarkshire, Paisley
  • Business & Finance BA (Hons) – Paisley
  • Business & Human Resource Management BA (Hons) – Paisley
  • Business & Marketing BA (Hons) – Paisley
  • Business Management (Graduate Apprenticeship) BA (Hons) – Online
  • Business Technology BSc (Hons) – Paisley
  • Chemical Engineering MEng (Hons) / BEng (Hons) – Paisley
  • Chemistry BSc (Hons) – Paisley
  • Chemistry with Education BSc (Hons) – Ayr, Paisley
  • Childhood Studies (2nd Year Entry) BA (Hons) – Ayr, Dumfries, Lanarkshire
  • Civil Engineering BEng (Hons) – Paisley
  • Civil Engineering (Graduate Apprenticeship) BEnd (Hons) – Paisley
  • Commercial Music BA (Hons) – Ayr
  • Commercial Sound Production (3rd Year Entry) BA – Lanarkshire
  • Community Education BA (Hons) – Lanarkshire
  • Computer Animation Arts BSc (Hons) – Paisley
  • Computer Games Development BSc (Hons) – Paisley
  • Computer Networking BSc (Hons) – Paisley
  • Computer-Aided Design (3rd Year Entry) BSc (Hons) – Paisley
  • Computing Science BSc (Hons) – Dumfries, Lanarkshire, Paisley
  • Criminal Justice and Forensic Science BSc (Hons) – Paisley
  • Criminal Justice / Criminal Justice (Policing) BA (Hons) – Paisley
  • Cyber Security MEng (Hons) / BEng (Hons) – Paisley
  • Early Learning and Childcare (Graduate Apprenticeship) BA – Lanarkshire
  • Education BA (Hons) – Ayr
  • Engineering Design & Manufacture (Graduate Apprenticeship) BEng (Hons) – Paisley
  • Engineering Management (3rd Year Entry) BEng (Hons) – Lanarkshire (January)
  • English as a Second Language (3rd & 4th Year Entry) BA (Hons) – Paisley
  • Environmental Health with Professional Practice BSc (Hons) – Lanarkshire
  • Events Management BA (Hons) – Paisley
  • Filmmaking & Screen Writing BA (Hons) – Ayr
  • Forensic Science BSc (Hons) – Paisley
  • Integrated Health & Social Care (2nd-year entry) BA (Hons) – Paisley
  • IT: Software Development (Graduate Apprenticeship) BSc (Hons) – Lanarkshire
  • Journalism (3rd Year Entry) BA (Hons) – Ayr
  • Law BA (Hons) – Paisley
  • Management BA (Hons) – Dumfries, Lanarkshire
  • Maternity Care Assistant CertHE – Lanarkshire
  • Mathematics BSc (Hons) – Paisley
  • Mathematics with Education BSc (Hons) – Ayr, Paisley
  • Mechanical Engineering MEng (Hons) / BEng (Hons) – Paisley
  • Mental Health Nursing BSc – Ayr, Dumfries, Lanarkshire, Paisley
  • Midwifery BSc – Lanarkshire
  • Music Technology BSc (Hons) – Paisley
  • New Media Art (3rd Year Entry) BA (Hons) – Ayr
  • Nursing Studies (3rd Year Entry) BSc (Hons) – Paisley
  • Occupational Safety & Health BSc (Hons) – Lanarkshire
  • Operating Department Practice Diploma of Higher Education (Dip HE) – Online
  • Paramedic Science BSc – Lanarkshire
  • Performance BA (Hons) – Ayr
  • Physics BSc (Hons) – Paisley
  • Physics with Education BSc (Hons) – Ayr, Paisley
  • Physics with Nuclear Technology BSc (Hons) – Paisley
  • Professional Health Studies (3rd Year Entry) BSc (Hons) – Paisley (Sept), Online (Jan, May, Sept)
  • Psychology BSc (Hons) – Paisley
  • Social Sciences BA (Hons) – Lanarkshire, Paisley
  • Social Work BA (Hons) – Dumfries, Paisley
  • Sport & Exercise Science BSc (Hons) – Lanarkshire
  • Sports CoachManagementns) – Lanarkshire
  • Sports Coaching and Development BA (Hons) / BSc (Hons) – Ayr
  • Sports Development BSc (Hons) – Lanarkshire
  • Tourism Management BA (Hons) – Paisley
  • Web & Mobile Development BSc (Hons) – Paisley

University of West Scotland Postgraduate Popular Courses – September Intake

  • Chemical Engineering MSc Paisley
  • Child Protection Paisley (Online with face-to-face learning)
  • Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (Health Visiting) Lanarkshire (Online with face-to-face learning)
  • Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (School Nursing) Lanarkshire (Online with some attendance) – Jan, Sep


The University of West Scotland, London Campus Undergraduate Popular Courses (Full-Time)

  • BA (Hons) International Business (2 years, eight months) – January, May, and September
  • Dip HE Professional Health Studies (2-Years)BSc/(3-Years)BSc (Hons)/(1-Year) – January, September

University of West Scotland, London Campus Postgraduate Popular Courses January, May, September intakes (1-year Full-Time)

  • MEd Education Studies (Specialism)
  • MSc Accounting and Finance
  • MSc Information Technology
  • MSc Project Management
  • Master of Public Administration
  • MBA in Banking and Finance
  • MBA in Digital Marketing
  • MBA with Leadership
  • MBA in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

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Fees & Fundings at the University of West Scotland

The fees for international students at the University of West Scotland are:

  • Undergraduate degree starts from £12000 to £14000
  • MS/MA degree starts from £12000 to £17000
  • MBA degree starts from £11450 to £16950
  • MPA starts from £9250

Scholarship up to £1500.

University of West Scotland Intakes

  • September
  • May
  • January

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