Examples of scholarships and bursaries at UWTSD. See the university website for the most up-to-date information.
Academic Excellence Scholarships
Up to £2,000 scholarship awarded to first-year students who have attained at least three A’s at A-level, or Triple Distinction at BTEC Level 3, prior to entry on a full-time, undergraduate degree course.
Up to £600 scholarships awarded to full-time undergraduates based on a student’s ‘all-around’ performance (effort, attendance, contribution, academic progress, and so on).
Care Leaver Bursary
Up to £1,000 to assist with initial costs of resources and equipment, available to undergraduate and postgraduate students, aged 18-25, entering university from a care background.
Childcare Bursary (Undergraduate)
Up to £700 (full-time), £300 (part-time), a bursary for undergraduates with children who are not in receipt of the Childcare Grant or Child Care Tax Benefits. Please note that this bursary is means-tested.
Diagnostic Testing Bursary
Up to £350 bursary available to students requiring assistance with the costs of diagnostic assessment.
Up to £200 bursary available to full-time undergraduates who require assistance with course-related costs (placement travel, specialist books and equipment, etc).
Up to £1,000 available to full-time undergraduate students wishing to gain additional, relevant work experience with a company that cannot offer paid employment. Assists with travel and/or accommodation costs. Includes INSPIRE and Enterprise Internships, but not the compulsory work placement element of a student's course.
Up to £200 bursary to assist part-time undergraduate students with the costs of travel, course materials and specialist equipment.
Up to £400 means-tested bursary available to all full-time undergraduate students who are housed in UWTSD-managed accommodation.
Up to £200 bursary available to any full-time undergraduate wishing to undertake any additional skills development to supplement their course and employability.
Up to £600 (full-time), £400 (part-time), awarded to full-time undergraduate students who undertake all or part of their studies through the medium of Welsh/bilingually: £50 per 10 credits successfully completed through the medium of Welsh/bilingually (modules must be minimum 50% bilingual).
Young Adult Carer Bursary
Up to £1,000 bursary for students aged 18 to 25 who are registered as young adult carers for family members.
The university also offers various scholarships and bursaries for international, PGCE, teacher training and postgraduate students.
UK students per year: £9,000
International students per year: £10,200