Welcome to Biosciences

Welcome to our quick guide to studying Biosciences at University. You can take our online transition course, register for Biosciences webinars with Swansea University Biosciences lecturers and watch videos from our staff. You can take virtual tours with our students and chat with them via Unibuddy. There are also podcasts for you to listen to, so you can get an idea of the kind of research that our academics carry out.

If you’ve not visited or applied to Swansea University before and would like to find out more information about Biosciences please book onto our Virtual Open Day. 

Puerto Rico Field Course

Biosciences Facilities Tour

What careers could be open to me when I graduate?

Swansea Biosciences student career destinations include the Bat Conservation Trust, the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, Bimini Biological Research Centre, Bahamas and the Environment Agency to name but a few.

Many of our courses are available with a year in industry or year abroad options – giving you the extra edge in a competitive jobs market. We support you in finding a suitable placement and have connections with universities all over the world.

In addition, our Professional Skills and residential field courses will teach you key skills in sampling and surveying techniques, identification, classification and taxonomy.

International Applicants

Information for international applicants

Fees and Funding

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Take a virtual tour and explore for yourself

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