About Us

The University of South Wales (USW) is a major player in UK Higher Education and has long been renowned for its partnerships with major employers.

The University of South Wales Dubai is the first international campus to be launched by USW.  Based in Dubai South’s business district alongside the Al Maktoum International Airport, our campus is ideally placed to prepare our students for their entry into employment. 

USW Dubai Official Opening

On Sunday 23 September 2018, the USW Dubai Campus was officially opened by HE Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, HH Sheik Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum and USW Vice-Chancellor Professor Julie Lydon OBE. 


The University has strong industrial and commercials links to provide a range of opportunities for students, professionals and employers.

Community Outreach

We're conducting positive community relations through school visits, building our list of partners and embedding UAE cultural and society values in to our work.

Meet the team

Read more about our academic and professional staff. If you are interested in joining our team, please see our latest vacancies

Events & Exhibitions

Find us at a number of events throughout the year. Meet our recruitment teams, agents, lecturers or students.

Frequently asked questions

We have produced an extensive list of questions we frequently get asked about the University of South Wales Dubai.