Academi Hywel Teifi


Academi Hywel Teifi is a unique institute established by Swansea University in 2010 in memory of Professor Hywel Teifi Edwards, a former Professor of Welsh at the university and one of the nation's greats.

There are three elements to the work of Academi Hywel Teifi - it is a centre of excellence for studying the Welsh language and its literature and Welsh-medium Media and Public Relations, it promotes Welsh-medium teaching and research across the subjects offered by the University and it works to ensure a greater status for the language in all aspects of the university's life and in south-west Wales.


What Academi Hywel Teifi has to offer:

Academic Departments

Academi Hywel Teifi includes one academic department



Coleg Cymraeg- Swansea Branch

Swansea University works in partnership with the Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol and the University's branch is situated within Academi Hywel Teifi. 


Welsh-medium provision

Information on opportunities available to study various subjects through the medium of Welsh at Swansea

Llyfryn Darpariaeth Cyfrwng Cymraeg Israddedig 2013-2014

Llyfryn Modiwlau cyfrwng Cymraeg 2016-17

Learn Welsh

Learn Welsh - Swansea Bay Region provides first class Welsh for Adults courses for the counties of Neath Port Talbot and Swansea.


Welsh-medium life and provision at Academi Hywel Teifi