Our stunning waterfront campuses and friendly welcome make Swansea University the perfect destination for students from all over the world.
Average 1st Year Class Size:
Island Campus in a City
Average class sizes vary according to subject.
Due to Covid-19, the size of in person classes will be smaller.
We are shaping our delivery to ensure that all students - whether in Swansea, elsewhere in the UK or across the world and joining us a little later in the academic year when circumstances allow - will be fully part of our community.
All programmes of study will be delivered in a dual way combining both online and face to face teaching as appropriate.
Face to face teaching will be delivered in a blended format with no large lectures to begin with.
Studying at Swansea University you’ll be joining a world-class research institution with grand ambitions. You’ll receive an outstanding learning and teaching experience with a distinct emphasis on employability - you’ll also fall in love with the city.
Our multicultural community provides a global perspective, enabling those who join us to develop skills and knowledge that set them on successful and enriching careers.
Our figures speak for themselves with career prospects Top 5 in the UK*. Our student satisfaction rates are reflected in the fact that we won the title WhatUni University of the Year and are ranked 6th in the UK for Student Satisfaction (National Student Survey 2020**)
*Guardian University League Table 2020
**Based on a list of 131 institutions that appear in the Times Good University Guide
Swansea University provides the opportunity for all students to study abroad for either a semester of year and we run a wide range of summer programmes including volunteering abroad
A number of courses run field courses overseas in a wide range of countries
Covid-19 is limiting travel abroad for staff and students at the present time.
Internships are available in a number of subjects and the Swansea Employability Academy provides placement opportunities throughout the year
Currently Swansea University offers three Degree
· BSc Applied Software Engineering (delivered at Swansea University)
· BEng in Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering (delivered through our FE partner Coleg Cambria in North Wales)
· BEng in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (delivered through our FE partner Coleg Cambria in North Wales
Grades vary by course but are typically 32-34
Internships within degree
Study Abroad available
Single subject focussed and Joint Honours degrees
Yes- some subjects
For students who live in Wales and England the tuition fee will be £9000 a year but may be increased in subsequent years of study by an inflationary amount determined by Welsh Government.
For International students, the fee vary by subject.
You will find all tuition fees clearly displayed on each Undergraduate course page on our website:
Swansea University offers a range of academic, departmental, excellence and income related scholarships and bursaries.
Home student bursaries can be found at:
International student scholarships can be found at:
We also provide administrative support for students applying from the USA with US Federal loans.
World Rankings = QS World Subject Rankings 2020
Country Rankings =
Please note that rankings do not exist for all subjects