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University of the West of Scotland

About the University of the West of Scotland

University of the West of Scotland (UWS) 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. Its 6 academic schools deliver a range of career-focused and professionally recognised masters qualifications.

Postgraduate student body breakdown
Source: HESA, 2019

Study mode
Source: HESA, 2019

This University

37% Part Time
63% Full Time

All universities (avg)

47% Part Time
53% Full Time

Student Nationality
Source: HESA, 2019

73%

UK students

27%

Non-UK students

Study level
Source: HESA, 2019

13,085 Undergraduate
2,975 Postgraduate

New students
Source: HESA, 2019

21%

School leavers

79%

Mature students

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