Welcome to 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, it promotes Welsh-medium teaching and research across the range of 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.

Find out more about Academi Hywel Teifi

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The Academi's work is divided into three themes - Learn, Develop and Celebrate. Click on the themes below to learn about the work we do. 

Learn

Find out more about Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses with Welsh-medium provision, the Swansea University Branch of the Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol and the opportunities available to Welsh speaking students.

Develop

Find out more about Academi Hywel Teifi's range of cultural and arts activities, as well as lifelong learning courses in the community and a regular series of lectures and public seminars. Also learn about our innovative projects that benefit the Welsh language. 

Celebrate

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. Academi Hywel Teifi presents a variety of cultural activities and events to enrich the culture of Wales and the Welsh language as well as organising the University's presence at Welsh-medium national events.