USW Exchange Business Network

USW Exchange 

Connecting industry to academia

USW Exchange is the front door for business engagement at the University of South Wales. Our team of Engagement Managers are primed to support a range of business challenges by harnessing the talent, expertise and facilities of the University of South Wales. Contact us to find out more about how we can support your organisation.

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

Events for Growth

Our blended event programme of on-site & virtual networking opportunities & 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

Our events schedule is designed to enable business growth, showcase funded collaborations and support your business challenges.

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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. 


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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