USW Postgraduate Alumni Discount 2021/22*

The University of South Wales is offering a 20% reduction in tuition fees for all University of South Wales* graduates starting a taught MA, MSc ,MBA LLM course or a PcET/PGCE course from September 2021 (this includes students starting their course in January/February 2022).

Who is eligible for the Postgraduate Alumni Discount?
The discount will be automatically applied to your tuition fee account if you meet all of the following requirements:

  • Be considered by the University to be a Home student.
  • Be a University of South Wales Alumni graduate* who achieved a 2:1 or above in your undergraduate degree or successfully completed a PGCE or PcET at the University of South Wales.
  • Enrol and be studying an eligible full or part time taught MA, MSc, MBA, LLM programme or the PcET/PGCE course at a University of South Wales campus (Treforest, Glyntaff, Cardiff, Newport ) during the 2021/22 academic year.

*This includes graduates from the University of South Wales, University of Glamorgan, University of Wales Newport, the Polytechnic of Wales, RWCMD.

You are not eligible for the Postgraduate Alumni Discount if you:

  • Enrol on to a Postgraduate Diploma, Postgraduate Certificate,  MRes, PhD, DBA, MPhil, Masters by Research, Integrated Masters (MChiro,MComp, Meng). 
  • Are studying a course with a franchised partnership
  • Are studying an online course **
    ** This applies to courses that are delivered online only. Students who will be studying their taught MA/MSc or PcET/PGCE course  via blended learning because of the COVID-19 pandemic are still eligible.

How is the discount applied?
Following enrolment, you will receive an invoice from the University that details the tuition fees you or  your sponsor have to pay.  If you meet the criteria and were a student of USW (since 2013) or of the University of Glamorgan (since 2003) then we will apply your Alumni Discount automatically, if you studied prior to 2003 or studied at the former University of Wales, Newport then you will need to contact the University to ask for the discount to be applied.

Further information including the full bursary criteria can be found in our Frequently Asked Questions 

*University of South Wales scholarships and bursaries are offered on the basis that they are potentially subject to change. The University also reserves the right to limit the number of scholarships and bursaries available.