Welcome to our students from China

Swansea University and the College of Engineering have excellent relationships with many institutions across China engaging in collaborative research, joint courses and articulation programmes. The University welcomes over 1,000 Chinese students each year and with Engineering expanding continually as a department we hope to see many more of you choosing to study with us.

Here in Engineering we have fantastic rankings both in the UK and globally; we’re also famous for the development of the Finite Element Method and our involvement in the exciting Bloodhound SSC project. Some of our rankings include:

UK

  • 9th in the UK overall for Engineering (Guardian University League Table, 2018)
  • 7th in UK for Research Quality in Aerospace Engineering (Times Good University Guide, 2018)
  • 6th in the UK for Chemical Engineering (Times Good University Guide, 2018)
  • 10th in the UK for Graduate Prospects in Civil Engineering (Times Good University Guide, 2018)
  • 10th in the UK for Research Quality in Electrical Engineering (Times Good University Guide, 2018)
  • 6th in the UK for Materials Engineering (Guardian University League Table, 2018)
  • 9th in the UK for Research Quality in Mechanical Engineering (Times Good University Guide, 2018)
  • 9th in the UK for Sport and Exercise Science (Times Good University Guide, 2018)

Worldwide

  • Top 100 in the world for Mechanical Engineering (Shanghai Global Rankings, 2017)
  • Top 100 in the world for Sport and Exercise Science (Shanghai Global Rankings, 2017)
  • Top 300 for Chemical Engineering (QS World University Rankings, 2017)
  • Top 200 for Civil and Structural Engineering (QS World University Rankings, 2017)
  • Top 200 for Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering (QS World University Rankings, 2017)

Take a look at our Chinese prospectus for more information about our courses and student life.

If you have a question please email us here.

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