86% of our research quality is World-leading and Internationally excellentResearch Excellence Framework 2021
Why Choose Swansea University?
Swansea is ranked in the UK Top 25 Universities (The Guardian University Guide 2022) and 86% of the University's overall research was rated as world-leading of internationally excellent (Research Excellence Framework 2021).
We are Ranked Top in Wales (The Guardian University Guide 2022) 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, we are rated in the UK Top 10 for the most affordable University Towns (Totallymoney.com) and a UK Top 6 Safest City (Complete University Guide, 2020).
Our dedicated Employability Academy provides advice and access to jobs and work experience placements for our students and graduates.
Information for Swiss students
Candidates are expected to have achieved a Federal Maturity Certificate Examinations with an overall pass with an average of gut/bien/bene & sehr gut/tres bien/molto bene with Maturitatzeugnis Certificat de Maturité Attestato de Maturità Grade 5 or above.
Candidates must hold a Bachelor Degree, or its equivalent, from a recognised University/College of Higher Education with a minimum of Bachelor/Diplome/Diplome d’Etat/Licence/Diplom/Lizentiat/ Staatsdiplom: 4.5 (out of 6) or 7 (out of 10) or 2.5 (out of 5) with IELTS 6.5 with 6.0 in each part of the test or equivalent.
Please note that some courses may require higher entry requirements and/or English Language requirements. You are advised to check with the individual course or check the conditions stated in your offer letter.
Swansea University offers a range of international scholarships to help the most talented and ambitious students to reach their potential. To be eligible to apply for a scholarship, you must have submitted an application to study at Swansea University as you will need your student number to complete the scholarship form.
If you wish to be considered for a scholarship, it is advised that you should apply to Swansea University as soon as possible to avoid any possible delays.
All of our available scholarships are listed on our page.
Undergraduate: All applications for full-time undergraduate degrees and Higher National Diplomas must be made through UCAS, the Universities Colleges and Admissions Service. You should also use UCAS if you wish to transfer from one university to another. More information on the Undergraduate Admissions Pages
Postgraduate: The quickest and most efficient way to apply for one of our postgraduate programmes is to apply online. This way, you can also track your application at each stage of the process and print off a copy of your decision letter. However, if you prefer, you can download a paper application form on the Postgraduate Admissions Pages.