University of West Scotland
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UWS is Scotland’s largest Modern University founded as recently as 2007. The University is organised into 3 faculties and 8 academic schools. There are campuses in Ayr, Dumfries,Hamilton and Paisley and all accommodation is self-catered.

  • University Rankings

Times Guardian Complete Sunday Times
117 105 120 -

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The Vitals

Source: NSS, KIS and HESA

  • Boy/Girl Ratio Boys 38%
    Girls 62%
  • Student
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    84%
  • Fees Domestic £7,250 International £10,000
  • Average graduate salary information icon£20,923
  • Students in work/study information icon85%
  • Student union satisfaction information icon66%
  • Total students 14,845
  • Overseas students 840
  • Disability information icon8%

Student accommodation

Source: KIS

Typical annual cost of university/college accommodation: £3,920

Typical annual cost of private accommodation: £2,935 - £4,396

University of West Scotland
+44 (0)1292 886000

UCAS code: U40

University of West Scotland
Ayr Campus
University Avenue
KA8 0SX


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