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Welcome

Number of Students

  • Total student population: 33,584
  • International Student Population – 4,516
  • There are currently 9 Nepalese students studying at the University of South Wales.

The University of South Wales is a popular choice amongst Nepalese students and we have been welcoming students from Nepal to its campuses for many years.

Students enjoy the high standard of living but relatively low cost of living that South Wales offers.

We understand that employability is important to you and you will benefit from live projects with industry, work placements and guest lecturers from industry on a selection of our courses.
We hope you find the information for Nepalese students useful.

Please contact us if you have any questions or queries!

Fees and Scholarships

Scholarships

  • Chancellor’s International Development Scholarship of £2,500 for undergraduate students
  • International Academic Scholarships of £2,000 for postgraduate students
  • International Academic Scholarships of £1,500 for MBA students

Additional information regarding scholarships can be found here.

Fees

Undergraduate Fees
Please refer to our Undergraduate Fees and Funding page.

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

Entry Requirements

Foundation Entry Requirements

•Students who have passed the Higher Secondary Certificate in year 12 with a grade of 45%-60% and who have an English language ability equivalent to IELTS 5 can be considered for entry on to the International Foundation Programme.
•Students who have passed the Higher Secondary Certificate in year 12 with a grade of 45%-60% and who have an English language ability equivalent to IELTS 6 can be considered for entry on to the Foundation Year Programme.

Undergraduate Entry Requirements

Proficiency in English is essential for Undergraduate study. The University of South Wales recognises the following English language qualifications:
GCSE English at grade C
IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum 5.5 in each band)

Don’t worry if you do not meet these requirements as we offer a range of English Language Courses to prepare you for academic studies

Academic Qualifications
•Students who have passed the Higher Secondary Certificate in year 12 with a grade of 60% or above can be considered for direct entry onto an Undergraduate Degree.
•Students who have studied 2 years of a Bachelor Degree in Nepal may be accepted on to year 2 of an Undergraduate Degree programme provided they have studied a relevant course.

Postgraduate Entry Requirements

English Qualifications

Proficiency in English is essential for Postgraduate study. The University of South Wales recognises the following English language qualifications:
GCSE English at Grade C
IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum 5.5 in each band)

Don’t worry if you do not meet these requirements as we offer a range of English Language Courses to prepare you for academic studies.

Academic Qualification
•A first division Bachelors degree from a recognised university.
•Applicants with a Masters degree will be considered for entry to Ph.D. studies

Alumni Profiles

Itnuma Subba

From: Kathmandu, Nepal
Course: MSc Environmental Management

I chose this course because I had already achieved a Bachelor in Environmental Science and I wanted to enhance my academic qualifications in my ...

Officers

David Joyce

International Recruitment Officer

University of South Wales,

Pontypridd,

Wales, UK

CF37 1DL


Telephone: 00 44 1443 483413
e-Mail: david.joyce@southwales.ac.uk

Representatives

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.

Career Consult Nepal Pvt. Ltd.

Near Krishna Tower
New Baneshwor
Kathmandu

Telephone:+977 1 4780426, 4780422
e-Mail:ccnpl@wlink.com.np