"Whether in the Heads of the Valleys or the cities of South Wales, the major regions of England or countries across the world, the University of South Wales will offer accessible, distinctive and responsive programmes that open doors for talented people who have the desire and passion to embrace higher education to achieve their personal and professional goals.
"The University of South Wales is a leader in applied research and is already well known for its partnership with major employers, from British Airways to the National Health Service, a role as a leading university for careers that is reflected in the employment rate of its graduates.
Professor Lydon continued, "On a public level, the University will be an intellectual forum that brings together the business leaders, elected representatives, think tanks, and public servants. We are renowned for our applied, relevant research which informs key decisions by business chiefs, ministers, public service leaders, and entrepreneurs."
The University of South Wales brings together the University of Glamorgan and the University of Wales, Newport. It attracts students from 122 countries across the world.The University is a member of the St David's Day Group, recognised as one of Wales's five major research-active universities. Contact: Alex Harden; +44-(0)8455-760603 SOURCE University of South Wales