University of South Wales

The University of South Wales offers a friendly and academically challenging environment with an excellent reputation for teaching quality, state-of-the-art study facilities and supportive staff.

About the University

With more than 33,500 students from all over the world, the University of South Wales is one of the largest universities in the UK, offering students excellent opportunities and prospects for the future. Our size means we can offer an exceptional range of subjects and courses at every level – from Foundation Degree to PhD. Our 4,500 international students benefit from superb quality courses, facilities and support, as well as our growing reputation as a major university for jobs and employers.

The University has campuses throughout South Wales in Cardiff, Newport and Pontypridd. Our locations are safe and easily accessible. Students can enjoy everything the region has to offer from city life and culture to stunning beaches and breathtaking countryside.

The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Wales’s conservatoire, is part of the University of South Wales Group.

Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama

RWCMD is based in Cardiff, the capital city of Wales. As the National Conservatoire of Wales and one of the UK’s leading drama schools, they provide specialist vocational training within technical theatre, design and performance.

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Academic Courses

University of South Wales offers the following courses academic courses. To find out more click here

  • Architecture & Built Environment
  • Arts / Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Computer Sciences & Information Technology
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Engineering
  • Fine Arts / Design & Textiles
  • Health Sciences
  • Law
  • Management / Accounting / Business & Financial Services
  • Natural Sciences
  • Performing Arts
  • Sport & Sport Sciences