Visiting and Exchange

Study at Swansea

Study at Swansea University for a year or a semester as a visiting or exchange student. This page will provide information on availability, eligibility and how to apply for one of our courses. You can also view a list of Incoming coordinators for each department.

If you are a degree seeking international student and would prefer to study a whole degree at Swansea University, please visit the International Students page for more information. 

Module Catalogue

To view the full list of modules available to study at Swansea University please view our online module catalogue here. Please pay attention to module/course descriptions as not all modules are available to Visiting; Exchange & Direct Enrolment students.

How to Apply

Find out more about how to apply to be a Visiting or Exchange student at Swansea University. 

For more information on ECTS credit click  here.

Science Without Borders

SWB is a Brazilian Government scholarship programme which aims to send 100,000 Brazilian students and researchers on undergraduate and PhD sandwich courses and full PhD programmes at universities across the world.

Further Information

Find out more about student accommodation and general information about becoming a student at Swansea University.

Pre-sessional courses

Pre-sessional courses are available to Visiting and Exchange students and take place in the fortnight prior to the start of term. Students will have themed lectures, seminar groups and visits to sights of cultural interest. 


If you are interested in studying at Swansea, find out more information about Visiting and Exchange student eligibility here. 

View the full list of exchange partners. 

Disability/Specific Needs

We strongly encourage you to disclose your disability, specific learning difficulty or mental health difficulty at the earliest opportunity. For more information about the support available please click here.


Many Visiting and Exchange students have a lot of questions before arriving at Swansea University. Have a look at our Frequently Asked Questions page for some of the answers!