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Swansea University

Swansea University


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 ( 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 ( Student Choice Awards 2019 – based on over 40,000 student reviews collected overall)


Scholarships and grants

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:

Croeso i Gymru! Welcome to Wales! One of the four countries of the UK, Wales and its universities have a lot to offer students. Discover Wales from the point of view of an international student and hear about some amazing Wales-only support and mobility offers.
David (Dai) Evans, Regional Manager, University of Cardiff
David (Dai) Evans, Regional Manager, University of Cardiff
Dai Evans is Regional Manager for Europe at Cardiff University, leading on institutional marketing and engagement. Dai has held a number of recruitment, marketing and admissions roles across the UK higher education sector beginning his career in the International Office at Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University in Japan. Dai is an LLB Law and French graduate, an avid singer and guitarist, and a Japanese speaker.
Jennifer Walker, International Officer, University of Swansea
Jennifer Walker, International Officer, University of Swansea
Jennifer is a Modern Languages graduate from UCLan (long before it was UCLan!) with 20 years’ experience working in European exports, sales, marketing and PR for global corporations in the private sector. She has worked at Swansea University for 11 years with the last 7 years specifically in international student recruitment for North America and the EU. Originally from Northern Ireland, Jennifer made Swansea her home in 2003 and enjoys all that the beautiful coastal location offers for cycling and hiking and she’s just recently taken up sea rowing as a new challenge!
Tuesday October 05
16.00 to 17.00


  • Accounting
Aerospace engineering
  • Aerospace engineering
Biological sciences
  • Biology
  • Genetics
  • Molecular biology, biophysics, and biochemistry
  • Psychology – take a look at our psychology subject guide
  • Sport and exercise science
  • Zoology
Business, management and administrative studies
  • Accounting
  • Business studies
  • Finance
  • Hospitality, leisure, and tourism
  • Human resource management
  • Management studies
  • Marketing
Chemical engineering
  • Chemical engineering
  • Chemistry
Civil engineering
  • Civil engineering
Classical studies
  • Classical studies
Computer science
  • Computer science
  • Information systems
  • Software engineering
Creative arts
  • Creative/imaginative writing
  • Economics
Electrical and electronic engineering
  • Electrical and electronic engineering
Engineering and technology
  • Aerospace
  • Chemical, process, and energy
  • Civil engineering
  • Electronic and electrical engineering
  • General engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Finance
Historical and philosophical studies
  • Philosophy
Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism
  • Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism
  • Journalism
  • Classical studies
  • Comparative literary studies
  • English studies
  • Linguistics
  • Law
  • Marketing
Mathematical science
  • Mathematics
Mechanical engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
Media studies
  • Media studies
Medicine and allied subjects
  • Medical technology
  • Medicine (general) and clinical
  • Medicine and health studies
  • Nursing
  • Pharmacology, toxicology, and pharmacy
Molecular biology, biophysics and biochemistry
  • Molecular biology, biophysics and biochemistry
  • Nursing
Pharmacology, toxicology and pharmacy
  • Pharmacology, toxicology and pharmacy
  • Philosophy
Physical sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Physical geographical sciences
  • Politics
  • Applied psychology
  • Child psychology
  • Clinical psychology
  • Developmental psychology
  • Educational psychology
Radiography & medical technology
  • Radiography & medical technology
Social studies
  • Criminology
  • Economics
  • Human and social geography
  • Politics
  • Social policy
  • Social work
Social work
  • Social work
Software engineering
  • Software engineering
  • Zoology



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