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10 reasons to study a Computer Science degree at Swansea

  • 8th in the UK for graduate prospects [The Complete University Guide 2019]
  • 5th in the UK overall [Guardian University Guide 2018]
  • TOP 5 in the UK for student satisfaction with 94% [National Student Survey 2017]
  • 4th in the UK for student satisfaction and 5th for satisfaction with feedback [Guardian University Guide 2019]
  • 13th in the UK overall and Top in Wales [Times & Sunday Times University Guide 2018]
  • UK TOP 20 for Research Excellence [Research Excellence Framework 2014]
  • Computer Science & Engineering at Swansea world ranked 401-500 (out of 500) in the new Global Ranking of Academic Subjects (GRAS) 2017
  • Our Project Fair allows students to present their work to local industry
  • Strong links with industry
  • £31m Computational Foundry for computer and mathematical sciences will provide the most up-to-date and high quality teaching facilities featuring world-leading experimental set-ups, devices and prototypes to accelerate innovation and ensure students will be ready for exciting and successful careers.  (From September 2018)
  • Inspiring academic:  Professor Matt Jones, Wolfson Research Merit fellow, whose passion is empowering rural digital communities in the developing world and in the UK
  • Inspiring academic: Professor Harold Thimbleby, who designs dependable systems to accommodate human error, especially in healthcare. 
  • Computer Science & Engineering at Swansea world ranked 401-500 (out of 500) in the new Global Ranking of Academic Subjects (GRAS) 2017
  • TEF Gold award – UK Government’s recognition for excellent teaching in UK higher education