Welcome to Swansea!

Swansea University has a very established student body from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and looks forward to more students joining our vibrant community. We are an approved university by the Saudi Ministry of Education.


Swansea is ranked in the UK Top 25 Universities (The Guardian University Guide 2023) and 86% of the University's overall research was rated as world-leading or internationally excellent (Research Excellence Framework 2021).

We are Ranked Top in Wales (The Guardian University Guide 2023) and are a dual campus University. Both of our campuses are set on seafront locations, close to the city centre with a good balance of student life and study environment.

Swansea has a low cost of living, with average rent prices 68% lower than London (Numbeo, 2023). We are also a UK Top 7 Safest City (Complete University Guide, 2024).

We provide students with support to achieve their academic excellence. Students can take advantage of services available through the Centre for Academic Success to improve their skills free of charge.

Our dedicated Employability Academy provides advice and access to jobs and work experience placements for our students and graduates. 

Student from Saudi Arabia wearing sunglasses on the beach

Khalid Evans

"Swansea University stood out from a lot of other universities because of the new facilities that they built". 

Khalid's Story
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Mohammed Alharbi

"I feel welcomed by all people; they are so kind and considerate."

Mohammed's Story

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