Supporting your healthcare studies

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As part of our commitment to widening access to our healthcare and clinical courses, Swansea University in partnership with Health Education and Improvement Wales (HEIW) has committed to providing digital learning support to students who meet criteria set out by the Welsh Government. As such, we are pleased to be able to offer you the opportunity to apply for a laptop to help support your studies at Swansea University.

What help can I get?

Students studying one of our commissioned programmes (Healthcare Sciences, Nursing, Midwifery, Paramedic, Paramedic Science, Occupational Therapy and Operating Department Practice), who meet the criteria, will be able to apply for a laptop purchased through the University to support your studies. The laptop provided will be a HP Elitebook with 3 years warranty. 

Please email to see if you could qualify.

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When can I apply?

The Digital Learning Support Scheme will be open for applications approxinmately once every 6 months throughout an academic cycle. You are able to apply to the scheme at any point during your academic studies, but are only permited to apply to the scheme once. 

To make an application please complete the below form, and if you have any questions please contact our Student Experience team on

Digital Learning Support Application Form