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teaching you tomorrow’s technologies today

Our courses are developed in line with industry needs and we teach tomorrow’s technologies today – giving you a platform to launch or progress your career in this fast-changing industry. We offer access to high-quality computing and state-of-the-art software systems as well as tried and tested in demand technologies such as Oracle, CIW, Adobe, CISCO, SAP and Microsoft.

Our postgraduate courses are suitable for graduates with significant knowledge in this topic as well as graduates from non-computing backgrounds. Many of the UWS courses in this subject are top-rated in Scotland for Teaching Quality and Student Experience (The Times / The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017).


selected programmes recognised by professional bodies

work-related/work-based learning placement opportunities

programmes underpinned by internationally excellent/world-class research

part-time, online and blended learning options

financial support available for selected programmes

computing courses

Advanced Computer Systems Development Featured - UWS PG 2017

Advanced Computer Systems Development

Advanced Computing Featured - UWS PG 2017

Advanced Computing

Big Data Featured - UWS PG 2017

Big Data

e-health Featured - UWS PG 2017


Information and Network Security Featured - UWS PG 2017

Information and Network Security

Information Technology Featured - UWS PG 2017

Information Technology

Internet of Things Featured - UWS PG 2017

Internet of Things (IoT)

Mobile Web Development Featured - UWS PG 2017

Mobile Web Development

Smart Networks Featured - UWS PG 2017

Smart Networks