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Wales celebrates contribution of international students

Posted on November 24, 2017

USW was delighted to take part in a reception this week celebrating the contribution that international students make to Wales. The event, organised by Universities Wales in partnership with BUILA (British Universities International Liaison Association) and hosted by the British Council, was attended by all of the Welsh universities as well as CBI Wales (Confederation of British Industry), Welsh Government and other stakeholders.

EU Student Funding Confirmed for 2018/19 Entry

Posted on April 25, 2017

We have some great news to share with you. Our Cabinet Secretary for Education, Kirsty Williams has announced that EU students applying for a place at Welsh universities for the 2018/19 academic year will be eligible for financial support. This means that EU students will pay the same as Welsh students and will continue to receive funding for the full duration of their courses.

Chevening scholars discover Welsh Black Gold

Posted on March 20, 2017

Wales is famous for its coal mining history, particularly in the South Wales valleys which some say produced the best quality coal in the world. Coal mining also played a significant part in the first recorded million pound cheque being written at the Coal Exchange in Cardiff.

International Student Barometer prize winners announced

Posted on March 6, 2017

Twelve International and EU University of South Wales students received prizes for completing the International Student Barometer. The first prize, an iPad mini was awarded to Giovannis Hannadjias from Cyprus. Other prizes consisted of £100 and £50 Amazon vouchers and prize winners were seen from Ireland, Malaysia, Poland, Hungary, Nigeria, Italy, Norway, The Netherlands, China and Lithuania.