10 reasons to study a Maths degree at Swansea

  • Maths at Swansea is ranked 18th in the UK overall (and best in Wales!) by the Guardian University Guide 2018
  • High employability - we are 4th in the UK for graduate prospects [Complete University Guide 2019] 
  • We have consistently high student satisfaction scores in the National Student Survey (91% in 2018)
  • 16th in the UK for value-added – shows how effective students are taught [Guardian University Guide 2019]
  • Our maths students go on to professional level jobs - we are 8th in the UK for graduate prospects (Complete University Guide 2018)
  • Mathematics is ranked in the top 400 Maths departments in the world 
  • The University has invested £31m in a new Computational Foundry, for computer and mathematical sciences students, based at the Swansea Bay Campus. It will provide the most up-to-date and high quality teaching facilities featuring world-leading experimental set-ups, devices and prototypes to accelerate innovation and ensure students will be ready for exciting and successful careers (From September 2018)
  • Swansea University is a top 10 university for graduate employability - with 81% of graduates in professional level jobs or further study (2018 DHLE survey)
  • Swansea has the best Maths Department in Wales (Times & Sunday Times University Guide 2018)
  • TEF Gold award – UK Government’s recognition for excellent teaching in UK higher education
  • New for 2018- BSc Actuarial Science