University of South Wales

country rank  94
world rank  1129

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University Overview

Founded in 1841, University of South Wales is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the large town of Pontypridd (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Wales. This institution also has branch campuses in the following locations: Cardiff, Newport, Dubai. Officially recognized/chartered by the Privy Council, University of South Wales (USW) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational UK higher education institution. University of South Wales (USW) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 179 years old UK higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. USW also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

Name
Acronym USW
Founded 1841
Motto Success Through Endeavour

University Location

Address Llantwit Road
Pontypridd
CF37 1DL Wales
United Kingdom
Tel +44 (1443) 654 450
Fax +44 (1443) 654 050
Other locations Cardiff, Newport, Dubai

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
International
students
15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)
15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Llantwit Road
Pontypridd CF37 1DL
(1443) 654 450

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to University of South Wales's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Privy Council


Year of first Accreditation

1893


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Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • Universities UK
  • University Alliance

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Open Education Global

Not reported


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