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University of Wales Trinity Saint David
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The University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) is the oldest higher education institution in Wales and one of the newest. In 2022 it will celebrate 200 years since the original Lampeter campus was founded in 1822. Its 1828 Royal Charter is the third oldest in the UK after Oxford and Cambridge. A merger of the University of Wales Lampeter and Trinity University College Carmarthen in 2010, followed by Swansea Metropolitan University joining in 2013, created the university people we know today.

As a result of these mergers, UWTSD has its three main campuses in Carmarthen, Lampeter and Swansea. The university now also has a campus in London. In addition to that, there are UWTSD learning centres in Cardiff and Birmingham.

The university, which has a Silver award from TEF (Teaching Excellence Framework), offers a great range of postgraduate subjects, covering both research and taught programmes. UWTSD also provides a variety of ways to study. Its staff has experience and expertise in online and distance learning.

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About the University of Wales Trinity Saint David

With classes starting in 1822, The University of Wales Trinity Saint David was the first higher education institution in Wales. Currently the University operates with 3 faculties and 15 schools and offers a variety of top-rated postgraduate courses. With a wide variety of courses and attractive scholarships on offer Trinity Saint David is a great choice for potential postgraduate students.

Postgraduate student body breakdown
Source: HESA, 2019

Study mode
Source: HESA, 2019

This University

55% Part Time
45% Full Time

All universities (avg)

47% Part Time
53% Full Time

Student Nationality
Source: HESA, 2019

86%

UK students

14%

Non-UK students

Study level
Source: HESA, 2019

8,080 Undergraduate
1,785 Postgraduate

New students
Source: HESA, 2019

24%

School leavers

76%

Mature students

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