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Number of Students

  • Total student population: 21,500
  • International student population: 3,200

We hope you find the information for Icelandic students in this section of the website useful. Please contact us if you have any questions or queries!

Fees and Scholarships



Please refer to our Undergraduate Fees and Funding page.


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

Entry Requirements

Undergraduate Entry Requirements

Students who hold the Stúdentspróf with a score of 7 will be considered for admission onto undergraduate programmes.

Postgraduate Entry Requirements

The following can be considered for the appropriate master’s programme:

  • A good Bachelors Degree
  • Kandidatsprof / Candidatus Mag

Proficiency in the English Language is essential for study at South Wales. Please check the Undergraduate and Postgraduate requirements on the English language certificates page.


Joanna Scaplehorn

International & EU Recruitment Officer

USW International,
University of South Wales,
Llantwit Rd,
Treforest, South Wales,
CF37 1DL

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