A Personal Teaching and Learning Experience
Our staff are really passionate about what they teach!
We are a University focused on Teaching and Learning. We are 5th in the UK for good personal relationships with teaching staff, 6th in the UK for tuition in small groups, and 8th in the UK for helpful interested staff and high-quality lectures.
92% of UWTSD students at the School of Architecture, Built and Natural Environments agreeing that staff have made the subject interesting – NSS 2016.
98% of UWTSD students at the School of Automotive Engineering agreeing that staff are good at explaining things – NSS 2016.
97% of UWTSD students at the School of Logistics and Manufacturing Engineering agreeing that staff are enthusiastic about what they are teaching – NSS 2016.
96% of UWTSD’s BEng (Hons) Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering students agreed that they have been able to access specialised equipment, facilities or rooms when they needed to – NSS 2016.
“The university delivered education on a personal level with small lecture sizes whereby the staff knew your name and were aware of each student’s abilities and where they could improve.” - Harley Gasson BEng Motorsport Engineering is now employed by McLaren and is responsible for the cranktrain, valvetrain and ancillary systems for the V8 engine in its various forms, powering McLaren Automotive’s range of vehicles.
“The staff are helpful and friendly – we have more interaction because of the small class sizes.” - Harjot Ubhi, BEng (Hons) Energy and Environmental Engineering
"The teachers are so passionate about what they do. It’s contagious and I think that was the best thing about the course. Because of the small classes you have more one-to-one interaction. The teachers are so passionate about what they do. It’s contagious and I think that was the best thing about the course." - Natalie Jordan graduated from the BSc (Hons) Environmental Conservation student at the University of Wales Trinity Saint David and is now a Flood Risk Technical Assistant in the Rhondda