Better Tomorrows Start Today


A course at USW is more than just a degree. We create graduates who are prepared for tomorrow, who are ready to build their careers and succeed. Find a course using the search bar below or view all courses.


The University of South Wales (USW) has had a significant increase in the amount of world leading research according to the Research Excellence Framework (REF 2021) outcomes. This reflects USW’s work as a civic, impact-led research university, providing solutions to real-world issues. 


Undergraduate Courses

A degree for the real world. Undergraduate courses are for new starters to university.


Postgraduate Courses

Gain further qualifications, build skills, and enhance career prospects. Master your tomorrow.



Learn and earn money. Work with an employer, learn new skills and gain a degree in the process.


International Student Guidance

Live outside of the UK? Discover how to become a USW student, and make tomorrow yours.

Wednesday 8th June Open Evening

Where: Cardiff, Newport and Pontypridd campuses

Time: 4pm-7pm

Type: Postgraduate

Saturday 18th June Open Day

Where: Cardiff, Newport and Pontypridd campuses

Time: 10am - 3pm

Type: Undergraduate

Explore Locations

USW is in an exceptional part of the UK, with city life, mountains and coast. With campuses in Cardiff, Newport and Pontypridd, you can enjoy all that south Wales has to offer – city life and culture, stunning beaches and breathtaking countryside.

Student Life at USW

USW is home to a community of diverse and welcoming students. Whether you've just finished your A levels, you're returning to education to further your career, or you're taking on a research project, you'll find people just like you, who share your interests, beliefs, and motivations. 

Careers and Employability at USW

Employability is so important that we’ve made it part of all our courses. You'll work on projects and within facilities based on working practices, and have the opportunity to take on work experience. Our careers service is here to help with CVs, interviews, and to link you to global employers.

Accommodation Options at USW

Where you live is just as important as what you learn. Whether you want to live on campus or in the city, we have lots of accommodation options and we’ll help you feel right at home. Living in student halls is a great way to make new friends, but we also offer private sector accommodation.


Apply to USW

Ready to apply? We can't wait to welcome you to the #USWFamily. You can apply via UCAS or USW.


Find A Course

Discover the range of courses we offer at USW and find your tomorrow, today.


Open Days Bloggers

Explore our campuses and discover the vibrant cities of Cardiff, Newport and Pontypridd.


Chat with us

Chat to our students, lecturers or staff. We're here to help answer any questions you may have.


Fees and Funding

Funding options and financial support are available to help fund your study and living costs.


Student Union

The students' union exists to ensure you have the best possible experience whilst studying at USW.


Research at USW

Research at USW makes a difference in the real world. We change lives and our world for the better.


Why Choose USW

Discover what sets us apart from other universities and why so many choose to join the #USWFamily.