The University of South Wales is offering scholarships for self-funding international students. These opportunities are available to undertake undergraduate degree programme for the academic year 2017-2018.
The University of South Wales is a university in Wales. It was formed on 11 April 2013 from the merger of the University of Glamorgan and the University of Wales, Newport.
All international applicants for whom English is not the native tongue must provide proof of competence in the English language.
Course Level: The studentships are available for pursuing the undergraduate programme at the University of South Wales.
Study Subject(s): The studentships are awarded in all subjects offered by the university.
Award: Scholarships of £2,500 are available for students.
The award can be taken in the UK
Eligibility: To be eligible, students must have an unconditional offer to apply for undergraduate prgramme at the University of South Wales by 15th January 2017.
Nationality: Students from the following countries: Bangladesh, Brazil, Cameroon, Colombia, India, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Mexico, Nepal, Nigeria, Russia, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Turkey, Uganda, Vietnam, Zambia and Zimbabwe are eligible to apply.
College Admission Requirement
English Language Requirement: Proficiency in the English language is essential and, for courses at degree level or above, the University recognises the following English language qualifications:
- GCSE pass in English at Grade C or above
- IELTS with an average overall score of 6.0 with at least 5.5 in each component for undergraduate study, and 6.5 for postgraduate study with at least a 5.5 in each component
- TOEFL IBT minimum score for Undergraduate of 80 IBT and 88 for Postgraduate **
- Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): exams taken from January 2015 – overall score of 169 with at least 162 in each component for undergraduate study, and 176 for postgraduate study with at least 162 in each component; exams taken before January 2015 – Grade C and no less than borderline in each skill for undergraduate and postgraduate
- Trinity College English Language qualifications: ISE II Distinction or ISE III Pass for undergraduate courses; and ISE III Pass for postgraduate taught courses and research applications
- City and Guild’s IESOL/ISESOL tests at expert and mastery levels (C2 and C1) for the majority of postgraduate programmes. In some cases, we may also be able to accept the communicator level (B2) for undergraduate programmes
- Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) with a minimum of 51 points in each element for the majority of undergraduate programmes and 67 points in each element for the majority of postgraduate programmes.
How to Apply: Applicants will be automatically considered for a scholarship when they make their application. They do not need to make a separate application. They will receive confirmation of a scholarship with their offer letter.
Application Deadline: Students will need to apply to the University via UCAS by the 15 January 2017.