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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.

Celebrating links between Wales and Bangladesh

Posted on November 25, 2016

On Tuesday 22nd November, staff and students from the University of South Wales attended the 9th Annual Welsh Bangladesh Gala Dinner at the Celtic Manor Resort, Newport.

Diwali 2016

Posted on November 9, 2016

On Monday 7th November, staff and students from USW were invited to celebrate the Hindu festival of Diwali at the iconic Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff Bay.

Indian Journalist visits USW

Posted on November 9, 2016

Staff from USW welcomed Mrs Soma Basu, Deputy Editor of the national Indian newspaper The Hindu to the University this week.

Nurturing Football talent in China

Posted on November 1, 2016

This autumn, we have been working hard on an innovative project with Cardiff City Football Club. Earlier in September, six Cardiff City FC coaches travelled to Beijing to deliver football education to young Chinese students.

EU Tuition Fees funding for 2017-18

Posted on October 17, 2016

We are pleased to confirm that we have now received an update from the Welsh Government about the funding that will be available for EU students starting their course in 2017/18.