University Officers' Training Corps

Wales UOTC


Wales UOTC recruits from universities right across Wales. 

Below lists which universities we recruit from and how to join us during your university's Freshers' week.  


Freshers'/Recruitment Fair 2018

Come and find us at your university’s Freshers' Fair! We will be at the following universities on these dates:


  • University of South Wales (Newport) – 17th
  • University of South Wales (Treforest) – 18th
  • University of South Wales (Cardiff Atrium) – 19th
  • Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama – 19th 
  • Cardiff Metropolitan – 19th 


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  • Bangor – 19th and 20th
  • Swansea University (Bay Campus) – 24th
  • Aberystwyth – 24th and 25th
  • Cardiff – 24th and 25th
  • Swansea University (Main Campus) – 26th
  • University Wales Trinity St David (Swansea Leisure Centre) – 28th

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Open Evenings 2018

In addition to Freshers' Fairs, you can also come along to one of our Open Evenings, where you can meet staff and current students. These will be held from 1800 on the following dates:

  • Bangor – 20th September – Lecture Room 2, Main Building, Bangor University LL57 2DG
  • Cardiff – 25th September and 2nd October – Maindy Barracks, CF14 3YE
  • Aberystwyth – 27th September –  Army Reserve Centre, SY23 1PH
  • Swansea – 2nd Octoboer – Army Reserve Centre, SA1 3SY
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Selection Event 2018

To join our unit, you will need to attend one of our Selection Events, here we will assess your suitability to join our unit. Be at the relevant Army Reserve centre at 0830, dressed for an interview:

  • Aberystwyth – 29th September – Army Reserve Centre, SY23 1PH
  • Bangor – 29th September – Caernarfon Barracks, LL55 2DD
  • Cardiff – 6th October – Maindy Barracks, CF14 3YE
  • Swansea – 6th October –Army Reserve Centre, SA1 3SY

Application Form

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Medical Days 2018

You will need to pass an Army Medical to make sure you are physically and mentally fit to join our unit. 

Details and timings will be confirmed to you during the Selection Event.


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3 steps to join

  1. Step 1

    Find us at a Fresher's fair or come to an Opening Evening and get an Application Form

  2. Step 2

    Attend the Selection Event and Medical

  3. Step 3

    Start training!

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