Considering a career in the Police Force?

Would you like a varied, exciting and dynamic career with opportunities to make a real difference to your community? Our police science graduates can be found serving in police and armed forces throughout the UK and overseas, putting the skills from this course into use every day – and you could join them. If you are thinking about a career in the police force but are not sure what it involves, come and meet the team to find out more.

Why study Police Sciences with USW?

Our Police Sciences degree will provide you with the skills, knowledge and insight into this exciting and dynamic sector. We have key links with South Wales Police, Gwent Police, the College of Policing and Skills for Justice.

We can also offer you three innovative and invaluable initiatives aimed at enhancing and propelling your career:

  • The Certificate in Knowledge of Policing
  • Advanced Specials Programme
  • Prepared Candidate Status

We have outstanding facilities which include the Hydra Minerva suite-used by many national police forces to train officers - we are one of only a few universities, and the only one in Wales to have a Hydra Suite for training students. Our unique Crime Scene House and forensic laboratories enable you to examine materials in a crime scene. And we have fully equipped interview rooms with exactly the same equipment as UK police forces.

Hydra Suite 4

Open Days

 To find out more about studying Police Sciences at the University of South Wales come to one of our Open Days.

You can chat to our academics, plus you can get information on student finance, accommodation, careers and applying. We’ve got tours and talks to help you make the most of your day too and you can see our fantastic facilities for Police Science students. Booking a place is easy, just complete the booking form and we will send you confirmation and further information about the event.

Student money

Get an insight into financial support, such as students loans, grants and scholarships and how to apply for funding. Find out about student money.

Student money

How to apply

If you would like to apply for one of our courses then you will need to apply online through UCAS

Apply via UCAS
Aled Davies, Police Sciences

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