What's available in Welsh

Swansea University has diverse and exciting opportunities for for those with an interest in studying partly or entirely through the medium of Welsh. There are a number of scholarships and bursaries available if you study through the medium of Welsh.

When you leave school or college, continuing to study through the medium of Welsh will give you the best education. There are opportunities for students who are confident and fluent in the language as well as opportunities for those who are less confident or are learners. There is something that will suit everyone: from degree courses which are completely through the medium of Welsh to courses where some modules are offered in Welsh, or in some departments it is possible to have Welsh language seminars and tutorials for modules which are mainly taught through the medium of English.

You have a right to present coursework and sit exams through the medium of Welsh, even if you have chosen to complete courses through the medium of English. or further information, visit our Student' Welsh language rights page. 

By continuing to study your course completely or partly through the medium of Welsh, you will develop your skills in two languages - Welsh and English - which will open doors for you when you leave the university.


Undergraduate degrees with Welsh-medium provision

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Faculty of Science and Engineering

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Download the Arwain app

Arwain App

Arwain is a free app created for current and prospective Swansea University students, who either speak Welsh or are learning Welsh. The app has information about Welsh-medium courses and modules, the financial support available as well as opportunities to socialise through the medium of Welsh.

Available now on the App Store and Google Play.