Established in 1920, Swansea University is based in the UK on the south west cost of Wales and is renowned for its research, excellent teaching, and diverse student community. The University is ranked 26th in the UK and the top University in Wales in the Guardian University Guide 2023. As well as a thriving cultural and sporting scene, the city is well connected to the rest of the UK; only 3 hours from London by train. International students choose Swansea Univeristy as it gives them an ideal environment to focus on their academic journey while enjoying their surroundings. Swansea has been voted Top 25 in the International category by WhatUni Student Choice Awards 2022.
Swansea University is a top 30 UK research-led university (REF 2014-21) and has a strong international academic community with renowned academics at the top of their game. Being awarded 15th in the UK for Course Satisfaction in the Guardian University Guide 2023, means that you’ll receive a modern approach to learning, backed by cutting-edge facilities and excellent research and teaching faculty.
Recently, Swansea University achieved its highest-ever global ranking, in the QS World University Rankings 2024, placing Swansea among the top 21% of universities globally.
Here in Swansea we do things differently making sure that from the moment your journey starts with us, you have careers advice and employment opportunities under one roof. We make sure that your learning and experience exists in tandem leading to a successful graduate career. 93% of our graduates are in employment, study and/or other activities. (HESA 2022).