Study Abroad options

Year Abroad

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

Not on a 4 year degree scheme?

If you are interested in studying abroad, but are not on a 4 year programme, you will need to speak to your department in Science about transferring on to the 4 year programme.

Biosciences

Biosciences students enrolled on one of the following degree schemes are able to do a year abroad:

  • BSc Biological Sciences with a Year Abroad
  • BSc Biology with a Year Abroad
  • BSc Marine Biology with a Year Abroad
  • BSc Zoology with a Year Abroad
Canada University of Alberta
Singapore Nanyang Technological University
South Korea Pusan National University
Spain University of Oviedo
  University of Vigo
USA University of Houston, Texas

 

Chemistry

Chemistry students enrolled on the following degree scheme are able to do a year abroad:

  • BSc Chemistry with a Year Abroad

 Please note that as Chemistry is a new department at Swansea University, we are currently exploring year abroad destinations.

Computer Science

Computer Science students enrolled on one of the following degree schemes are able to do a year abroad:

  • BSc Computer Science with a Year Abroad
  • BSc Software Engineering with a Year Abroad
  • MSci Computer Science with a Year Abroad
  • MEng Computing with a Year Abroad
Canada  Trent University
 Germany Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin 
Singapore Nanyang Technological University

 

Geography

Geography students enrolled on one of the following degree schemes are able to do a year abroad:

  • BA Geography with a Year Abroad
Australia University of Newcastle
  University of New South Wales
Canada University of Victoria
France Université d`Angers
Germany Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
 Spain Universidad de Zaragoza
USA University of Texas Austin
  New Mexico State University

Mathematics

Maths students enrolled on one of the following degree schemes are able to do a year abroad:

  • BSc Mathematics with a Year Abroad
  • BSc Mathematics for Finance with a Year Abroad
  • MMath Mathematics with a Year Abroad
Canada University of Victoria
  University of Waterloo
France Université de Franche-Comté
Germany Georg-August-Universitat Göttingen
  Universität Ulm
Spain Universidad de Zaragoza
USA Colorado State University (CSU) at Fort Collins

Physics

Physics students enrolled on one of the following degree schemes are able to do a year abroad:

  • BSc Physics with a Year Abroad
  • MPhys with a Year Abroad
 Australia University of New South Wales 
Canada   Brock University
  Carleton University
  University of Victoria
  Wilfrid Laurier University
Germany Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Italy Università degli studi di Parma
Spain Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
USA University of Houston Texas

Work Abroad options

Open to students on a 4 year degree scheme which includes a year in industry, and who have been able to find a work placement abroad. 

Not on a 4 year degree scheme?

If you are interested in studying or working abroad, but are not on a 4 year program, you will need to contact your College to discuss transferring to a 4 year scheme.