Studying at USW means you are part of a campus community across Greater Cardiff, with campuses located in Pontypridd, Cardiff, and Newport.
All our campuses are easily reached by road, rail, and air, with an international airport in Cardiff, so wherever you come from, you’re never far from home.
Cardiff is a beautiful city, perfect for students looking to have a balance between culture, scenery, and a welcoming place to study.
Studying at USW means you’ll be in reach of the beautiful city of Cardiff, which is a modern capital city that will surprise you.
Attractions in Cardiff
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In Greater Cardiff, you’re never far from local restaurants specialising in the best culinary tastes, music scenes that make you nod your head, and cool spots to have a drink with friends.
Sites to see
South Wales is definitely somewhere you can make a home away from home. Cardiff is only a 20-minute train journey away from the Pontypridd Campus, therefore city life is close enough. My overall experience here has been amazing.