As a USW student, USW Careers provides you with a range of support both during your studies and after graduation.
Here you will find a range of online resources which will help with work placements, experience, job search (in the UK and abroad) and researching employers as well as further information on visas and obtaining a national insurance number.
The culture within the UK may be very different from what you are used to, for information, visit:
Some other useful links:
Please visit USWs Student Money information for current fees: https://www.southwales.ac.uk/international/fees-scholarships/international/
To find out more about Employment regulations that affect international students please visit the USW Immigration & International Student Advice
Identifying UK employers who may offer opportunities for international students
UK language related jobs sites
If you are interested in using your language skills check out the following UK language related jobs sites:
Country profiles detailing the requirements to work in various countries around the world, looking at visa requirements, how to apply for positions and where to find vacancies -
Indeed* also has a global site where you can search for positions filtered by location
Explaining international qualifications to employers
Not all employers will understand how your qualifications compare to UK qualifications. There is no official list of how UK grades or tariff points compare, however, you can get a general comparison of your qualification from the National Academic Recognition Information Centre for the UK. Visit NARIC* for information on services and costs. You can also contact them about qualification comparisons by telephone: +44 (0)871 330 7033
Click here to access information from the USW Immigration and International Student Advice Service.
Access specialised advice on immigration law and visa requirements and restrictions, as well as advice on student welfare and living in the UK.
Also find out more about social events and the USW Global Assistants project.
Please Note - External Content
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