Swansea University sends a warm welcome to Malaysian students.  We have received hundreds Malaysian students to our safe and friendly campus for many years, allowing us an extensive network of very successful alumni.  Students study with us for a full range of subjects and levels.  Our Islamic provision is excellent and helps students settle comfortably into life in Swansea, allowing them to focus on their studies with the support of the Muslim population and services. 

Malaysia Entry Requirements

Undergraduate Programmes: 

Candidates are expected to have achieved a STPM with a minimum Average Grade 3.00 (B) awarded; with a SPM grade 6 or above in English (or equivalent).

Postgraduate Programmes:  

Successful completion of a relevant Bachelors degree from a recognised institution with a minimum of a Second Class Lower Division or CGPA 2.75 awarded including an IELTS 6.5 with 6.0 in each part of the test (or equivalent).

Engineering Foundation Programme.

Candidates are expected to have achieved a SPM (grades 1 - 6 in lieu of GCSEs) with SPM grade 6 or above in English.

Tuition Fees and Scholarships

Specific tuition fees can be found on each of the course pages. Please choose your undergraduatepostgraduate taught or research course from the A-Z listings and fees can be found under the 'tuition fees' section.

Swansea University International Scholarships

Swansea University offers a range of international scholarships to help the most talented and ambitious students to reach their potential. To be eligible to apply for a scholarship, you must have submitted an application to study at Swansea University as you will need your student number to complete the scholarship form.  

If you wish to be considered for a scholarship, it is advised that you should to apply to study at Swansea University as soon as possible to avoid any possible delays.  

All our available scholarships are listed on our Fees and Funding page.

How to Apply

Online directly: you can submit an application form using our online system.  You will be required to send us your transcripts, English language test certificate and a personal statement.

Through an agent: We have a carefully selected number of agents representing us in Malaysia who can support you with your application for study, accommodation and the UK visa:

  • iEduCare
  • IDP
  • NAS Education
  • PVDL

Why Choose Swansea University?

  • High Rankings: Top University In Wales - Time Good University Guide / Top 30 for research / Top 50 The Good University Guide / Top 20 Graduate Employability / top 4% World Ranking / 5* Teaching / Voted University of the Year 2014 by students.
  • Excellent Islamic provision including Mosque/prayer facilities, halal food in university restaurants, Imam based on campus, Women’s Officer, Islamic Society, Islamic community around Swansea.
  • Beautiful location and interesting culture – Swansea University campuses are on the beach, close to the city centre, with excellent student lifestyle and a perfect study environment.  Wales has lots of interesting history and the friendliest people in the UK!
  • University accommodation – we can guarantee you a place in one of our University residencies if you apply by the specified deadline for the guarantee.  We have a full range of accommodation to suit your budgets and your needs.
  • Low cost of living compared to the rest of the UK and Australia.