Two students working in a lab at the bay campus

Never has it been more important for Universities to make those breakthroughs in research to ensure the well-being of existing and future generations.  Swansea University is committed to research with real- world benefits; whether it be in the capture of carbon dioxide to create a greener plastic, or in building houses which act like power stations; to regenerating and transforming industrial landscapes or understanding better the needs and aspirations of an ageing population. Swansea University is already tackling the big challenges of today and making real-life impact.

Research Excellence Framework

Researchers at Swansea University contribute positively to global societal challenges through the impact of their research. We are ranked 26th in the UK for the quality of our research and 22nd for the impact of our research.

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