The University of South Wales (USW) has risen 11 places in the Complete University Guide 2022.
USW is now 91st
in the table, up from 102nd, and had the second highest rise of
universities in Wales this year.
satisfaction is now ranked as the 35th highest in the UK.
Some of our highest-ranking
subjects in this year’s table include Complementary Medicine (4th -
down one), Health Studies (9th - a new entry), Childhood and Youth
(13th - a new entry), Social Policy (27th - down one),
and Tourism, Transport, Travel and Heritage Studies (29th - up 12).
Studies and Childhood and Youth ranked top in Wales for student satisfaction,
and Complementary Medicine ranked top in Wales for graduate prospects.
A number of other
subject areas saw improvements in their rankings including Law (climbing 26
places to 52nd), Social Work (climbing 25 places to 32nd),
Sociology (climbing 25 places to 64th), Sports Science (climbing 13
places to 51st), Art and Design (climbing 11 places to 42nd)
and Music (also climbing 11 places to 49th).
Martin Steggall, Pro Vice-Chancellor of Research and Student Experience, said:
“It is pleasing to see that USW has risen again in this year’s Complete
University Guide, reflecting the increases we saw in the Times Good University
Guide and the Guardian University Guide rankings last year.
continually working to ensure that our students receive a high standard of
education and a high standard of student experience during their time at USW,
and this is something that all colleagues have continued to focus on during the
pandemic as well.
still areas of course in which we can improve and that is what we will continue
to work on, to build on the successes that we have seen so far.”