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Number of Students

  • Total student population: 33,584
  • EU student population: 1,030
  • There are currently 103 Cypriot students studying at the University of South Wales.

The University of South Wales is a popular choice amongst Cypriot students and we have been welcoming students from Cyprus to our campuses for many years. Students have enjoyed the high standard of living but relatively low cost of living that South Wales offers.

With more than 33,000 students from all over the world, state-of-the-art facilities and teaching excellence, the University of South Wales is a great place to study. We offer undergraduate and postgraduate courses in a range of areas; popular choices amongst our Cypriot students are Business Management, Law, Mechanical Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer games development, Psychology, Media and Design.

We hope you find the information for Cypriot students useful. Please contact us if you have any questions or queries!

Other Details

The University travels to Cyprus at least twice a year; join our USW International Office Facebook group to keep up to date with upcoming trips.

Our Cypriot community is increasing year on year and we now have a Hellenic & Cypriot Society USW as well as the Alumni Association, The Cyprus Association of Graduates of the University of South Wales headed by Andreas Loizou at avloiz@primehome.com

To download a leaflet with further information for Cypriot students please click here

We hope you find the information for Cypriot students useful. Please contact us if you have any questions or queries!

Fees and Scholarships


There are undergraduate scholarships available to EU students and the University offers a Centenary Postgraduate Scholarship to EU students worth £1,500 or £2,000. Further information can be found here.



Please refer to our Undergraduate Fees and Funding page.


For the latest information, please check Postgraduate Fees and Funding page.

Entry Requirements

Foundation Entry Requirements

  • Apolytirion with a minimum score of 14.
  • Lise Diploma with a score between 6-8.

Undergraduate Entry Requirements

  • Apolytirion with a score of over 17 or A levels
  • Lise Diploma with a minimum score of 8 or above.
  • Certain programmes, such as LLB Law or International Wildlife Biology, have different entry requirements. For further information please contact us.
  • Holders of other qualifications, please contact us.
  • IGCSE in English with a grade of C and above will be considered as an equivalent to IELTS 6.0.

Postgraduate Entry Requirements

  • Ptychion with a grade of 7 or a Second Class Lower Honours degree will be considered for admission onto master’s programmes.
  • For entry to MBA programmes, applicants should have one of the above and ideally 1 year of work experience.

English Language

Proficiency in English is essential for study at South Wales. Please refer to the English language certificates page.

Student Profiles

Rafaella Ioannou

Rafaella Ioannou, 21 from Cyprus have completed her studies in BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance at the University in July 2013 and have achieved an overall grade of a First Class Honours (1 ...

Rafael Christoforou

Rafael, 21, is currently studying BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance. Here is what he shared with us:

Why University of South Wales

It was really easy to choose University of South Wales ...

Thanasis Charalambous, MENg Computer System Engineering, Kokkinotrimithia, Cyprus

How did you find out about the University?
I found out about the University from a university advisor in Cyprus, Georgia Marta from Study Abroad. The reason I chose to study at ...

Olivia Jane Photiou, BSc (Hons) Medical Sciences (from Limassol, Cyprus)

I am currently studying Medical Sciences and I enrolled in 2015.

My dream has always been to study Medicine. However, not everything goes as planned and I was left hopeless as I ...


Joanna Scaplehorn

International & EU Recruitment Officer

Marketing and Student Recruitment,
University of South Wales,
Llantwit Rd,
Treforest, South Wales,
CF37 1DL

Telephone: +44 1443 654266
e-Mail: j.scaplehorn@southwales.ac.uk


For information on the expected standards of service you can expect from the University’s recruitment agents, please contact the recruitment officer responsible for your region.

Study Abroad Education Counsellors

Contact: GEORGIA MARTA -Senior Education Counselor
30 Athinon Str., Apt. 101, Agios Dometios,
2363 Nicosia, Cyprus
Fax.: +357 22778700
Facebook: study.abroad.cyprus
skype: study.abroad.cyprus

Telephone:+357 22491683

StudyNet Academic Consultants

34 Makarios III Ave.,
Hadjiyiannis Court Office 201,

Telephone:+357 25565535

Libem Educational Group

94 Bedreddin Demirel Caddesi

Telephone:229 0137

The Cyprus Academy of Art

Gladstonos Str. 55,
Roussos Center Point Pentadromos, Limassol 3040, Cyprus


Telephone:+357 70005250