About Swansea University

When you start university, you’re embarking on a great adventure, a life-changing and career-enhancing experience. Selecting a course is just one part of choosing the place where you will live, study, and call home for the next year and beyond.

Swansea has it all: low-cost living, vibrant student community, thriving cultural and sporting scene, plus, the city is well connected to the rest of the UK: only 3 hours from London by train as well as many other UK cities and tourist attractions.

Swansea University is a top 30 UK research-led university (REF 2014), which means that you’ll benefit from the knowledge and skills of internationally renowned academics at the top of their game. Being awarded a 5 Star rating for teaching quality from the QS Stars global university rating system means that you’ll receive a modern approach to learning, backed by cutting-edge facilities and excellent research and teaching faculty.

Our wide range of courses gives you the flexibility to take subjects that interest you the most, which means you can take control of your studies.

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Scholarships at Swansea University

Swansea University offers a wide range of different scholarship schemes and in recognition of the high calibre of the international students choosing to study at Swansea University, the International Development Office is awarding up to £6000 Excellence Scholarships for Undergraduate study and up to £4000 Excellence Scholarships for Postgraduate study.

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Accommodation Information for Students

Swansea enjoys a lower cost of living than many parts of the UK, and this includes the cost of our accommodation. Our residences offer a range of single, en suite rooms and shared houses, providing independent living in a relaxed, community environment. All our accommodation gives you access to

Study Abroad Information

As a student at Swansea University, you have options available to study abroad for a year or a semester or work abroad. These opportunities depend on your degree scheme and approval from your academic coordinator. 

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