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UWTSD has three main campuses in South West Wales –Carmarthen,LampeterandSwansea‒ as well as a campus inLondonand learning centres inCardiffandBirmingham.

Each offers a different kind of student experience while all share a friendly, community atmosphere.

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Course Variety

300+ coursesacross three Institutes.

Superb Academic Experience

UWTSD ranked7thin the UKfor student satisfaction withteaching quality.
The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021

UWTSD ranked=2ndin the UKfor satisfaction withfeedback.
Guardian League Table 2021

UWTSD ranked4thin the UKforUniversity of the Year.
Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2020

74%of UWTSD’s research impact was judged to be eitheroutstanding (30%)orvery considerable (44%)in terms of itsreach and significance.
Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021

Excellent Courses & Lecturers

UWTSD ranked1st in the UKforcourse & lecturers.
Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2019 & 2020

UWTSD ranked1st in Walesfor itslearning community.
National Student Survey 2020

UWTSD ranked6th in the UKforstudent satisfaction.
Complete University Guide 2022

Small Class Sizes

UWTSD ranked4th in the UKfor tuition in small groups, and=4thforgood personal relationshipswith teaching staff.
Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2018

A Truly Supportive University

UWTSD ranked9thin the UKforstudent support.
Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2020

UWTSDranked =8th in the UKforgood support/welfare.
Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2018

Employable Graduates

93%of UWTSD graduates were inemployment and/or further study15 months after completing their studies.
Graduate Outcomes Survey 2019/20

Quality Accommodation

UWTSD ranked1st in the UKfor accommodation.
Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2020

We have a fantastic Students’ Union. Here’s a taste of what you can expect: