Study at University of South Wales (USW), UK

The University of South Wales was founded in 2013 through the merging of the University of Glamorgan and the University of Wales, Newport.

  • USW is the sixth largest university in the United Kingdom, with 33,500 students.
  • USW has 5 campuses: Cardiff, Treforest, Newport, Glyntaff and Caerleon located in Cardiff, Pontypridd and Newport
  • USW is very popular for Engineering, Mobile Computing, Business, Film Making amongst other departments
  • 95% of University of South Wales graduates are in employment or further study within six months of graduating
  • Halls of Residence providing over 1,800 places are available on or near all five campuses, with Treforest and Glyntaff and Caerleon and Newport sharing facilities due to their proximity.

University of South Wales Ranking

  • 113th in the ‘League Ranking Table’ (2020)
  • 110th in the Times University Guide, 2019
  • 98th in the Guardian University Guide, 2020
  • According to the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, the University South Wales doubled the amount of research which was rated as ‘world leading’. Creative industries is ranked top in the UK for its impact, and 15th overall in the UK for world leading research in sports and exercise science

Entry Requirements to study at the University of South Wales

Postgraduate Courses:

  • At least 55-60 % in Bachelors or CGPA of 6.5 or higher (on a scale of 10).
  • IELTS: 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in the writing module and 5.5 in the others (or equivalent TOEFL or PTE score)

Undergraduate Courses (after 12th):

  • Completion of All India Senior School Certificate (CBSE) or Indian School Certificate (CISCE) with an average of 55% Higher Secondary Certificate (State Board) with an average of 55%.
  • IELTS: 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in the writing module and 5.5 in the others (or equivalent TOEFL or PTE score)

USW MBA program:

  • 60% or higher in the Bachelors degree in India or a minimum UK second-class honors degree or recognized international equivalent qualification. 15 years education in India is accepted to apply for an MBA at USW.
  • No work experience is required to study an MBA at USW. However, relevant work experience can help with admissions as well as scholarships
  • USW MBA comes with an optional one year work placement, thereby allowing the students, an opportunity to work in the UK for one year after the USW MBA.
  • IELTS: 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in the writing module and 5.5 in the others (or equivalent TOEFL or PTE score). Work experience is not essential for admission to the MBA.

Masters Courses with Placement at USW

University of South Wales offers the following courses with work placement:

Check out the list of all Masters courses with Placements at all UK Universities

University of South Wales (USW), UK Scholarships

University of South Wales (USW) offers a range of scholarships for Indian students. We encourage students to apply for the scholarships, as early as possible. For more information, you can always contact us, and we will help you right through the scholarship application process at no cost

USW Scholarships for Indian students:

The University of South Wales (USW) offers the following scholarships for self-funding international students. You will be automatically considered for one of these awards when we receive your application. You do not need to make a separate application and confirmation of the scholarship will be included in your offer letter.

  • Undergraduate degree Courses – £1,500 per year
  • Postgraduate degree courses – £2,000
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) – £1,500
  • Chancellors International Development Scholarships
  • BSc (Hons) Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Top-Up standard scholarship for 180 credit – £2,250
  • Chevening Scholarships
  • Commonwealth Scholarships
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University of South Wales (USW), UK Deadline for Applications:

Undergraduate Application Deadline: 15th January if you are applying through UCAS. ILW Education Consultants can help you apply until 30th July for a September start.

Postgraduate Courses Application Deadline: Masters level courses at University of South Wales (USW) UK especially Accounting & Finance, Art, Fashion etc. are in demand and we suggest you apply at the earliest for these courses. We, at ILW Education, suggest that if you would like to apply to University of South Wales (USW), do speak with us for further details on how you can apply and gain admission to University of South Wales (USW).

MBA Application Deadline: MBA application deadline is usually in the month of June for the September intake. For January intake, the deadline is 15th November.

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