Why study at Swansea University?

A strong upward trajectory

Swansea University is on a strong upward trajectory which is attracting significant investment to provide the most up-to-date facilities. In the Research Excellence Framework exercise (REF) 2014, Swansea was identified as one of the top 30 research universities in the UK. In the recent Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide, Swansea University was named the top university in Wales.

The momentum we have gained as one of the UK’s most ambitious, research-led universities has made us a natural choice for many talented students. In the recent 2016 National Student Survey, overall student satisfaction at Swansea University was 90% and Swansea University has been awarded 5-Stars for excellence in the global QS Stars quality assessment, placing the University amongst other world-leading institutions to have also achieved 5-Stars such as Harvard and Oxford.

Top University in Wales
World Top 200 University for International Students
5 Star Teaching Excellence
UK Top 30 for Research Excellence (REF2014)
Top 20 for Graduate Employability
UK Top 40 University Guardian Good Uni Guide