Your Future Is In Your Hands


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.



Postgraduate Online Open Evening

 When: Wednesday 15th March

Where: Online (Instructions on how to join are sent to you by email)

Time: 4pm-7pm


Open Day (On-Campus)

When: Saturday 17th June

Where: Cardiff, Newport and Pontypridd campuses

Time: 10am - 3pm


Experience and Explore South Wales

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.

Every campus is open to you and whatever inspires you, you’re always welcome.

Student Life

Meet likeminded people and become friends for life

student life

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. 


Find a Home away from Home


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.


Become an Employable Graduate


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.


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.