USW Exchange Business Network

USW Exchange 

Creating connections at the University of South Wales

USW Exchange is the front door for business engagement at the University of South Wales. Our team of Engagement Managers primed to support a range of business challenges by harnessing the talent, expertise and facilities of the University of South Wales.  

A community for business:

Join our free business network now, or contact our engagement team on 01443 482266 or by emailing [email protected]

Access to Expertise

As a single front-door for business, our team provide personalised diagnostic and triage to access the University's expertise, including signposting to funding

Virtual Events for Growth

Our blended event program of on-site networking opportunities & virtual briefings are designed to enable growth and support your business challenges

Space to Work & Connect

Our Exchange hubs in Pontypridd and Newport provide members with free-to-access meeting and co-working space, equipped with the latest technology

Partnering for Tomorrow

We're the first step for developing strong, mutually beneficial partnerships that address global challenges, encourage knowledge exchange & inspire innovation


Events for Business

In light of COVID-19 our on-site events have been paused, and instead we are delivering a range of webinars and virtual events. Missed a recent webinar? You can replay them here. 

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Partnership and Engagement Programme

The USW Partnership & Engagement Programme, funded by HEFCW, is a simple-to-access scheme providing funded scoping and feasibility support from University of South Wales' experts.

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Developing Entrepreneurial Women Programme 

The Developing Entrepreneurial Women Programme is fully-funded by NatWest and includes start-up masterclasses, small business coaching and personal development opportunities.

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COVID19 Back to Work Course

USW has launched a free course for people who would like to brush up on their work skills, aimed at people who are currently on furlough, out of work, or just looking to change jobs. 

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Funded CPD Sessions

We're supporting members of the USW Exchange business network to re-skill and re-train through fully funded CPD taster sessions.  


Business News

Read our latest released over at our business news pages, or sign up to the Exchange Business Network for a monthly round-up.

Contact USW Exchange: 

With USW Exchange hubs in both Pontypridd and Newport Campuses & a comprehensive virtual engagement offering, we're never far away.  

You can reach our engagement team by emailing [email protected] or by calling 01443 482266. 


USW Exchange, 
University of South Wales, 
Llantwit Road, 
Pontypridd CF37 1DL  


USW Exchange, 
University of South Wales. 
Usk Way, 
NP20 2BP

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