University of Wales, Newport

University of Wales, Newport

This week we are showcasing the University of Wales, Newport. Find out more about the university below, read Vice-Chancellor Professor Stephen Hagen’s blog, ‘Creating the Entrepreneurial University’ and learn about the exciting work taking place at 3VTV and The Dyscovery Centre.

The University of Wales, Newport can trace its roots back to 1841 and today attracts students from all over the world.

It has a long tradition of providing high quality undergraduate, postgraduate and professional courses. Newport has well-qualified and experienced academic and support staff who care about their students. The Quality Assurance Agency recently gave the University a ‘confidence’ rating (the top rating given) for the quality of its academic teaching standards. Newport’s courses are modern, challenging, innovative, creative and relevant to the needs of the 21st Century.

In recent years, the University has placed increasing emphasis on developing an entrepreneurial underpinning to its programmes, developing greater focus on employability and support for local businesses.

Some of the University’s key strengths include:

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