We are an employment-focused university, dedicated to ensuring our students from diverse backgrounds develop the academic knowledge and practical skills to thrive.
We offer innovative teaching, state-of-the-art equipment and superb support across a wide range of learning locations and courses.
We care about our students. Central to our vision is the promotion and embedding of a dual-sector educational system which educates learners of all ages and backgrounds.
Known for our friendliness, UWTSD ranked 1st in the UK for Course and Lecturers in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2020.
What makes us different
Start your adventure with an undergraduate degree at UWTSD. You’ll immerse yourself in a subject that inspires you – exploring different career avenues and options for your future as you go. Whatever your ambitions, we’ll help you hit the ground running with your goals firmly in sight.
- 14th in England & Wales for Social Inclusion - The Times & Sunday Times Good University Guide, 2023
In the Guardian University League Table 2023, UWTSD ranked...
- 1st in Wales for five subjects
- Top 10 in the UK for four subjects including 4th in the UK for Film & Photography and 14th in the UK for Education
With locations in Swansea, Carmarthen, Lampeter, Cardiff, London and Birmingham, you’ll find your home away from home at UWTSD. Discover ultra-modern seminar rooms, computer suites, and brand new collaboration spaces – as well as other exceptional facilities like on-campus theatres, artist studios, specialist workshops, newly kitted-out gyms and sports halls, research areas, and so much more.