Welcome to Swansea!

Swansea University offers South African students the perfect home from home. With its seaside campus rated 5th safest in the UK, strong sports culture and very competitive living costs, numerous students choose Swansea as their destination of study for Foundation, Undergraduate and Postgraduate studies.

Why Choose Swansea University?

  •  High Rankings:
    • UK Top 30 University (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide, 2019) 
    • UK Top 10 for Student Satisfaction (NSS, 2018)
    • UK Top 10 for Graduate Prospects (Destination of Leavers from Higher Education, 2018)
  • Beautiful location and interesting culture – Swansea University campuses are on the beach, close to the city centre, with excellent student lifestyle and a perfect study environment. Wales has lots of interesting history and the friendliest people in the UK!
  • On-Campus University accommodation – we can guarantee you a place in one of our University residencies if you apply by the specified deadline for the guarantee. We have a full range of accommodation to suit your budgets and your needs.
  • Low cost of living compared to the rest of the UK.
  • Safe and friendly campus environment

Information for South African students