Our students enjoy the high standard of living at relatively low cost that South Wales offers. The university has a friendly, safe and welcoming environment and benefits hugely from the location – surrounded by breathtaking scenery and impressive historical landscapes, boasting excellent transport links and the buzz of two dynamic Welsh cities. Our students enjoy the high standard of living but relatively low cost of living that South Wales offers.

The University will be travelling to Spain during the year, join our USW International Office Facebook group to keep up to date with upcoming trips. 

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

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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

  • Titulo de Bachillerato or the Selectividad with an average mark of 6.
  • Curso de Orientación Universitaria (COU) with an average mark of 6.
  • Técnico Especialista (Formación Profesional – segundo grado).
  • Ingeniero Técnico (from Escuela de Ingeniero Técnico).
  • Diplomado / Diplomatura.

Postgraduate Entry Requirements

Academic Qualifications

  • Licenciado/Título de Ingeniero/Título de Arquitecto with an average of 6.0-6.9, Aprobado or above.
  • MBA applicants should have one of the above and ideally 1 year of work experience.
  • Holders of other qualifications, please contact us.

English Qualifications

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



Joanna Scaplehorn
International Recruitment Officer

Telephone: +44 1443 654266

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


Lagasca 135, 1B
28006 Madrid
Telephone:+34 915792288

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