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 Departmental Academic 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. 

How to Apply

If you are interested in studying at Swansea, find out more information about visiting and exchange student eligibility here

To view the full list of our exchange partners, you can search by country here

A full list of modules available at Swansea University can be found in the online module catalogue, pay attention to the notes section as not all modules are available to visiting/exchange students.  

For more information on ECTS credit click here.

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. 


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!

Further Information

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

Swansea Experience

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.