Apply for a course

International student guide to apply for a course

The University welcomes applications from international students. We encourage all students to apply using the online system.  If you cannot access this system, then you can download an application form. Please check the entry requirements on the country pages before applying. 

Pakistani Students

Applicants who are resident in Pakistan. Swansea University operates a policy of only receiving applications via our International Liaison Officer in your country.  If you wish to apply then please contact Senior International Officer,  Elinor Raw

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How to apply

All students are encouraged to apply using the On Track system, which is an online application form.  Only in circumstances when you cannot access this system, should you use the alternative paper application form below.  Please make sure to check the entry requirements before applying.

APPLY ONLINE HERE - On Track application system

UG application form PDF

PG application form  PDF 

Please post your completed application form to the address stated on the form. 

Life Cycle of an application form

Undergraduate study

Postgraduate study

Entry Requirements

Entry requirements for individual courses can vary widely. You can view entry requirement equivalent for your country on the country pages.   If you are unsure about your eligibility, then please contact our admissions department and they can advise you. 

Candidates applying for first degrees in Engineering and Science who are not qualified for direct entry to the first year of a degree scheme can be considered for entry to a four year integrated degree scheme. Please see the relevant subject entries for further details.

Applications from international students for first year exemption, i.e. for admission to the second year of an undergraduate degree scheme, will be considered on an individual basis.


 

What next?

After you apply.

Once you have an offer.

After you've accepted your place.

Visa and immigration

European Students

EU students applying

Applicants from member states of the European Union may qualify for student support as home students. For full details on how to apply please visit our Europe pages.

Visiting and Exchange

If your university has a partnership with us, you could study with us as a visiting or exchange students.  This includes Europe and the rest of the world.  Please go to the visiting and exchange pages for further information on how to apply. 

Your application checklist

  1. Choose your course
  2. Check the entrance requirements
  3. Check the application process
  4. Complete an application
  5. If you are shortlisted - come to an interview or open day
  6. Receive our offer
  7. Accept your offer!
  8. Get your results
  9. Receive a final decision about your place
  10. Start your course!