Andrew Denholm Education Correspondent
A SCOTTISH university has opened its new multimillion pound campus in
The University of the West of Scotland (UWS) said the £110 million
development would provide a state of the art facility for staff and students.
Officials said the UWS Lanarkshire estate, located in a business park on
the outskirts of Hamilton, represented a shift in learning and teaching in
higher education across the UK.
The campus includes a 236-capacity auditorium and a conference space for up
to 128 people. A priority has been placed on sustainability, making UWS
Lanarkshire one of the UK’s greenest university campuses, powered by
renewable energy from the nearby Blantyre Muir wind farm.