Living and studying in Welsh

Why study through the medium of Welsh?

We offer a number of courses accross subject areas through the medium of Welsh. 

Why Study through the medium of Welsh?

Welsh Medium Undergraduate Modules

Academi Hywel Teifi

Academi Hywel Teifi is a centre of excellence for studying the Welsh language and its literature, 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 our students have to say

"An amazing location, world renowned academics and amazing societies and services. There is also a lot of support if you want to study through the medium of Welsh."

Student Blogs

Our students on YouTube (these are Welsh language videos)

Scholarships and Prizes

Excellence Scholarship£3000

Who? All students who gain AAA in their A Level examinations (or equivalent)*

Merit Scholarship

£2000

Who? All students who gain AAB in their A Level examinations (or equivalent)*

Welsh-medium Undergraduate Scholarship

15 scholarships worth £300

Who? Students (Levels 4-6) who are studying at least 40 credits through the medum of Welsh in one semester*

Welsh-medium Undergraduate Bursaries

8 bursaries worth £100

Who? Students (Levels 4-6) who are studying at least 5 credits through the medium of Welsh in one semester*

Main Scholarship - Y Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol

£3000

Who? Students who study at least 66% of the course, that is 80 credits a year, through the medium of Welsh*

Incentive Scholarship - Y Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol

£1500

Who? Students who study at least 33% of the course, that is 40 credits a year, through the medium of Welsh*

William Salesbury Scholarship

£5000

Who? Students who wish to study a Uniersity Course that is available entirely through the medium of Welsh*

* Terms and Conditions apply please see www.swansea.ac.uk/scholarships