College of Engineering

Study Abroad options

Year Abroad

Open to students on a 4 year degree scheme or a 5 year MEng scheeme which includes a year abroad,  you can spend your 3rd year studying at one our partner universities listed below. 

Not on a year abroad degree scheme?

If you are interested in studying abroad, but are not on a 4 or 5 year program, you will need to speak to your Academic Co-ordinator about transferring. 

Semester Abroad

Students enrolled on Medical, Aerospace, and Chemical Engineering undergraduate programmes can complete a semester abroad at Texas A&M University (attending this programme is subject to academic performance).

Summer Programmes options

Open to 1st and 2nd year Undergraduate, and Postgraduate students*. Summer programmes allow students to gain international experience.

*Summer programmes for Postgraduate students is subject to approval from your academic supervisor. 

College Programmes

The College of Engineering holds an annual expedition to Zambia with 3 exciting humanitiarian projects for students to get stuck into. 

For more information please follow the link Zambia Programme

Internships

Work your way around the world this summer...

If you want to gain some work experience this summer and want to travel our internship programmes are the perfect way to combine both. Our partners offer internships in a range of sectors so there is something to suit everybody’s interests.

CountryProgram
 China CRCC Asia
  InternChina
India 

Listed above are a selection of relevant Internship opportunities to the College of Engineering, for information about other Internships available to all Swansea University students please visit our Short and Summer Programmes information page.

 

Cultural Programmes

Travel is most enjoyable when you dive into a new culture...

Experiencing new customs and cultures opens your eyes and helps you to grow as an individual. Choosing one of the following cultural programmes gives you the opportunity to explore a new part of the globe and get a real feel for the region. Time abroad gives you a whole new set of skills attractive to potential employers giving your employability a boost, so get ready for your next adventure by signing up today.

Brunei  Discover Brunei
 India St Joseph’s College of Commerce
Japan  Kyushu University
Malay Discover Malay

Listed above are a selection of relevant cultural programmes to the College of Engineering, for information about other cultural programmes available to all Swansea University students please visit our Short and Summer Programmes¬†information page.

Volunteering Opportunities

Go the extra distance this summer…

If you want to travel this summer but are wondering what you should do, then why not lend a helping hand. The following volunteering programmes offer you the opportunity to experience a new culture while also helping others.  Volunteering gives you a sense of personal accomplishment and can also give you an edge when it comes to applying for jobs. Your international experience and the skills you’ve picked up will give your employability a boost. Get involved and volunteer today!

 
India  Generation UK India
 Zambia Zambia Summer Programme - Discovery

Listed above are a selection of relevant Volunteering opportunities to the College of Engineering, for information about other volunteering opportunities available to all Swansea University students please visit our Short and Summer Programmes¬†information page.

Study Opportunities

Expand your knowledge and your horizons this summer…

If you want to travel this summer but are wondering what you should do, then why not lend a helping hand. The following volunteering programmes offer you the opportunity to experience a new culture while also helping others.  Volunteering gives you a sense of personal accomplishment and can also give you an edge when it comes to applying for jobs. Your international experience and the skills you’ve picked up will give your employability a boost. Get involved and volunteer today!

 Denmark Aarhus University
Netherlands The Hague Summer School
USA  Colorado State University (CSU) at Fort Collins

Listed above are a selection of relevant study opportunities to the College of Engineering, for information about other study opportunities available to all Swansea University students please visit our Short and Summer Programmes¬†information page.