Number of Students
Number of Students
Total student population: 33,584
International student population: 4,516 from more than 60 countries
Here at the University of South Wales we always put our students first. We offer a friendly and academically challenging environment with an excellent reputation for teaching quality, state-of-the-art study facilities and supportive staff.
We hope you find the information for students from Rwanda in this section of the website useful. Please contact us if you have any questions or queries!
Fees and Scholarships
Students from Rwanda 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 with 5 grade Cs at Rwanda National Examinations Council (Advanced General Certificate of Secondary Education) and IELTS 5.0 will be considered for the International Foundation Programme Intensive English. Students with this qualification and IELTS 6.0 can be considered for the International Foundation Programme or faculty foundation year.
Undergraduate Entry Requirements
For applicants who follow UK A-levels, an English grade C in GCSE is acceptable
For other students the usual IELTS (or equivalent) requirements will apply
Applicants who have followed the A-Level curriculum can apply for undergradaute entry – the normal UCAS tariff will be applied
Applicants who have followed the IB Diploma curriculum can apply for undergradaute entry – the normal UCAS tariff will be applied
Students with an International Baccalaureate Diploma with grades of 24-27 can be considered for direct admission to Bachelor degree programmes
Postgraduate Entry Requirements
Postgraduate entry for those who have one of the following qualifications:
Equivalent to a UK lower second class degree
International Recruitment Officer
University of South Wales,
Treforest, South Wales,
Telephone: +44 (0) 1443 654409
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.
1st Floor, Kay Plaza
Opposite Chez Lando
PO Box 5247
Contact: Cecilia Misari
Telephone:(250) 750 368392 and (250) 785 368392