Our Danish students have been enjoying the high standard of living and relatively low cost of living in South Wales. Students benefit hugely from the location – surrounded by breathtaking scenery and impressive historical landscapes, boasting excellent transport links and the buzz of two dynamic Welsh cities.

We hope you find the information for Danish students useful. Please contact us if you have any questions or queries!

Pontypridd Campus Aerial

Pontypridd Campus, Treforest


Please refer to our Undergraduate Fees and Funding page.


For the latest information, please check Postgraduate Fees and Funding page.

Foundation Entry Requirements

  • Foundation Years are available to students who don't meet the academic requirements for entry directly onto year 1 of a Bachelor degree.

Undergraduate Entry Requirements

Academic Qualifications

  • Bevis for Studentereksamen (STX), Bevis for Højere Forberedelseseksamen (HF)/Bevis for Højere Handelseksamen (HHX)/ Bevis for Højere Teknisk Eksamen (HTX)/ with an overall average score of 7 or above.
  • Certain programmes, such as LLB Law or International Wildlife Biology, have different entry requirements.

Postgraduate Entry Requirements

Academic Qualifications

  • MBA applicants should have one of the above and ideally 1 year of work experience
  • Appropriate Bachelor Degree or a Masters Degree
  • Candidatus Philosophiae

English Qualifications

  • If students achieve 7 or above in their English Language at Studentereksamen (STX), Hojere Foreredelseseksamen (HF), Hojere Handelsekesamen (HHX) and Hojere Teknisk Eksamen (HTX) then this can be accepted as an equivalent to IELTS 6.0
  • Don't worry if you do not meet these requirements as we offer a range of English Language courses.

Please contact us with any questions you may have about studying and applying to the University of South Wales.


Richard Stacey
International Recruitment Officer

Telephone: +44 1443 483492

USW International, 
University of South Wales, 
Llantwit Rd, 
Treforest, South Wales, 
CF37 1DL