A postgraduate degree is a higher-level qualification that will further develop your knowledge in a particular subject area. You usually have to have completed an undergraduate degree before you can continue on to postgraduate study.

Postgraduate study is typically divided into two broad areas; taught and research programmes.

Read through our handy introduction guides to discover whether a taught or research degree is right for you: 

Taught Courses

We offer a range of postgraduate taught courses at Swansea University. Explore your options here:

Research Programmes

From MRes to PhD, we offer a range of research programmes in a variety of subject areas. As a UK top 30 research institution, you can be sure you'll receive an outstanding study experience whatever you choose. Discover what's available: