Since 1920, Swansea University has demonstrated academic excellence and provides students with a unique experience; studying across two campuses that are located on Swansea’s iconic beachfront.
We are known for being safe, friendly and welcome students from all over the world to study with us. We have students from over 130 countries and offer degree programmes in Engineering, Science, Law, Health, Medicine, Management and Arts and Humanities.
- Ranked top 35 in three major UK University League Tables (Times, Guardian 2020 and Complete University Guide 2021)
- 6th in the UK for Student Satisfaction (National Student Survey 2020)
- Gold rating for Teaching (Teaching Excellence Framework)
- UK top 5 for Graduate Prospects (Guardian University League Table 2020)
- UK top 10 most affordable UK university towns (totallymoney.com 2019)
- Voted the UK’s most welcoming, friendly and trustworthy city (Provident UK 2018)
- Voted University of the Year and Winner of the International Award (WhatUni.com Student Choice Awards 2019 – based on over 40,000 student reviews collected overall)
Our students love living and studying in Swansea and enjoy low costs of living compared to much of the rest of the UK. Swansea is the gateway to the Gower Peninsula which is a great place to enjoy an outdoor lifestyle with miles of beaches and hundreds of country walks to explore. Swansea is easily accessible from international airports and is 1 hour from Cardiff, 3 hours from London and 4 hours from Manchester.
We offer a comprehensive package of support and opportunities, including:
• Business start-up support and enterprise skills development
• Well-established study and work abroad programmes
• Subject specific employability weeks featuring networking events with industry experts, guest speakers and opportunities to get involved with live projects
• Summer and short Programmes (both cultural, study and work-based) to make your CV stand out
Scholarships and grants for EU students
We have a wide range of scholarships available at Swansea University. Full details of the scholarships for September 2021 entry will be added to this page as they are confirmed: https://www.swansea.ac.uk/international-students/my-finances/