Why choose Materials Engineering?
Swansea is one of the UK’s leading centres for materials teaching and research. Materials Engineering is 4th in the UK for Student Satisfaction and ranked 8th overall in the UK, according to The Guardian University Guide 2019.
The internationally leading materials research conducted at Swansea is funded by prestigious organisations. These industrial research links provide excellent opportunities for our degree students to undertake vacation and year-out placements, as well as giving good research and employment opportunities.
We prepare our degree students for their future careers. This is recognised by The Complete University Guide 2019, The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide, which placed the graduate job outcomes for our Materials Engineering degree students as in the UK's Top 3.