Number of Students
The University of South Wales is a popular choice amongst New Zealanders and has been welcoming students from New Zealand to its three campuses for many years.
Popular courses amongst New Zealander students include film and video, education, sports studies and accounting.
Students from New Zealand have appreciated the scholarships offered by the University and have enjoyed the high standard of living but relatively low cost of living that South Wales offers. Students appreciate the friendly, safe and welcoming environment of the university and benefit hugely from the location – surrounded by breathtaking scenery and impressive historical landscapes, boasting excellent transport links and the buzz of two dynamic Welsh cities.
Fees and Scholarships
Students from New Zealand are eligible to receive our International Academic Scholarships which are available across all levels of study.
- International Academic Scholarships of £1,500 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.
Please refer to our Undergraduate Fees and Funding page.
For the latest information, please check Postgraduate Fees and Funding page.
Foundation Entry Requirements
- Students who have passed the Sixth Form Certificate may be considered for entry onto the Foundation Year Programme.
Undergraduate Entry Requirements
- Students who have passed the NCEA Level 3 will be considred for direct entry onto an Undergraduate degree. Students will also need at least 14 credits in Level 1 for Maths and English.
- Students who have completed 1-2 years of university in New Zealand may be considered for advanced entry onto a Undergraduate degree.
Postgraduate Entry Requirements
- Students who have a lower second class honours degree from New Zealand will be considred for entry onto a Masters programme.
- Students who have a lower second class honours degree from New Zealand and a minimum of 2-3 years of managerial work experince will be considred for entry onto the MBA.
International & EU Recruitment Officer
Marketing and Student Recruitment,
University of South Wales,
Treforest, South Wales,
Telephone: +44 1443 654266