Published on 18th June 2021
Why choose USW to study? In this post, we look at the top 10 reasons why you should study with us at USW.
1: A WARM WELCOME
Wales is a welcoming place to study. Our students love the friendly atmosphere at USW.
2: CITY LIFE
Cardiff is an exciting capital city with lots going on. And if you want to go to London, it’s just two hours away by train.
3: VALUE FOR MONEY
Cardiff is the most affordable UK city for students (NatWest Student Living Index 2019).
4: INTERNATIONAL SPORT
If you want to watch world-class sport, Cardiff has international rugby, international football, world cup cricket and lots more.
5: BEAUTIFUL BEACHES
From USW, you can easily reach the stunning Glamorgan Heritage Coast or the Gower Peninsula.
6: UNIQUE CULTURE
Wales has its own culture. It is famous for music and is known as ‘The Land of Song’.
7: VIBRANT ARTS SCENE
Whether you like theatre or live music, opera or dance, you will find it happening in South Wales.
There are over 600 castles in Wales — that’s more castles per square mile than any other country! And we have six UNESCO World Heritage sites too.
9: EXCELLENT LINKS
You will find Wales easily accessible to all major cities in the UK and the rest of the world.
10: STUDENT LIFE
Cardiff is a multicultural, safe city and home to thousands of students from around the globe.