Welcome to Computer Science at Swansea

Welcome to our quick guide to studying Computer Science at Swansea University. You can take our online transition course, provided by Technocamps 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 Computer Science please book onto our Virtual Open Day

Supporting Employability

Find out more about all the support available to our Science students at Swansea University

Supporting Employability

Follow a day in the life of a computer science student

Student Q&A

Find out about Computer Science with our student Q&A

Computer Science Tour

Take a tour of our Computer Science facilities

Supporting Employability

Follow a day in the life of a software engineering student

Supporting Year in Industry

Find out more about all the support available to our Year in Industry students


The importance of gaining valuable core skills and life experience whilst at University has never been so critical. As computer scientists in training you will be taught a full range of core skills and practices by leading experts that will enable you to successfully pursue a career within computing. 

Our graduates have gone on to work for companies such as Apple, IBM, Admiral and Facebook. 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. Find out more about Computer Science Employability

Take a virtual tour and explore for yourself

Check out a 360o tour of our facilities, campus, and accommodation ... 

Bay Campus Room Tour

Mikaela gives a tour of her room on the Bay Campus. 

Explore all our campus accommodation options with our 360 room tours.

Fees and Funding

Find out more

International Applicants

Information for international applicants

Exploring Global Problems Podcast

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The S4 team at Swansea University have put together a worksheet on our Exploring Global Podcast series.