This page should be used as a guide only. All applications received from Intrnational Students are considered carefully on an individual basis. Please ensure you complete the correct form appropriate to the level of study to which you are applying. The address to send your applications can be found at the bottom of this page.
All applications for courses run at Caerleon Campus or Newport City Campus for September 2013 should be made direct to the University. You can download the application form here and return it to the address at the bottom of the page
Minumum Entry Requirements
Click here for specific country academic and English language entry requirements.
International Foundation Year
Via Wales International Study Centre, The University has an International Foundation Year (Science and Business streams) which offers progression pathways to all Welsh Universities as well as Bristol. The Wales International Study Centre is based at the Caerleon Campus, University of South Wales. Please visit http://international.glam.ac.uk/centreforinternationalenglish/ if you wish to apply.
Access/Foundation Programme / Postgraduate
Download the application form and return it to the address at the bottom of the page
Undergraduate students are advised to apply via the University and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS). www.ucas.ac.uk
The UCAS code name and number for this University is NPORT N37.
However, you can apply direct to the University.
For all PhD programmes delivered at the Newport and Caerleon sites, please fill in and return the proposal form, available here
When submitting a direct application, you should:
- include attested copies of your existing qualifications
- complete the section on supporting information
- include examples of your work or a portfolio when applying for our Art, Media and Design courses
European Union (EU) Students
Students from within the EU should apply in the same way as UK applicant.
Undergraduate Applications | Postgraduate Applications
If you intend to apply to Newport you will need to demonstrate sufficient skills in English Language in order to complete your chosen course successfully.
You will need one of the following:
• The British Council’s International English Language Testing Service (IELTS) with a score of 6.0 or more, with no less than 5.5 in each band
• TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) iBT with a score of 89 or more
• Pearson PTE Academic test
• Password Plus
Here is a direct link to the The British Council IELTS test to find out more
Please note some courses will have higher language requirements. Please contact the International Office (firstname.lastname@example.org) for further information.
For EU students there may be support available for tuition fees on a similar basis to UK students. For further information please contact:
T: +44 (0)141 2433570
Study Abroad and International Exchange Programme
This programme is for students who have been nominated by institutions (outside the Erasmus programme) which have signed an exchange agreement with the University of Wales, Newport. Students should check with their home universities to see if any academic restrictions apply.
This is the programme for European Union students who are not eligible to apply through one of the exchange programmes. Please note that tuition fees are payable for this programme. Please complete the Study Abroad and International Exchange Programme Application form. You can download the application and guidelines from this page.
Follow this link for further details of our Study Abroad and International Exchange Programme
For further help and advice on applications, overseas students are advised to contact:
University of South Wales
Caerleon Campus, Lodge Road, Caerleon
Newport, NP18 3QT, UK
Tel: +44 (0)1443 654450
Fax: +44 (0)1443 654050
For UK or European students interested in our Erasmus programme, please contact + 44 1633 432557 or email: email@example.com