Welcome to Swansea!

Welcome to Swansea!

Swansea University is a popular destination for American students and we have a large friendly community of students from all over the USA.

Swansea has been awarded TEF Gold, the highest award for teaching excellence at UK Universities and is ranked in the UK Top 25 Universities (The Guardian University Guide 2022).

We are a dual campus University, both 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. We boast a strong sports culture and students enrol in a wide variety of disciplines from International Relations to Engineering. 

To support your studies at Swansea University, secure federal, private, Montgomery GI Bill or Provincial loans.

Information for students from the United States

Visiting and Exchange from the US

Swansea University recognises that enhancing its future graduates' employability has never been more important. As more and more businesses recruit from a global talent pool, it is vital that students are given every opportunity to distinguish themselves.

We are proud to have  with a number of universities in the US which can give you the opportunity to study with us as an exchange student. For further information and our  for information on how to apply as an exchange student.

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