University of South Wales in Newport
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University of South Wales opens for 33,500 students

A new university - the largest higher education institution in Wales - has been officially launched.

The University of South Wales is a merger between Glamorgan and Newport and has more than 33,000 students.

It will have campuses in Cardiff, Newport and the valleys and offer almost 600 undergraduate courses.

Education correspondent Arwyn Jones reports from Newport.

Largest uni opens doors after merger

  • 11 Apr 2013
  • From the section Wales