Living and studying in Welsh

Why study through the medium of Welsh?

Studying through the medium of Welsh

We offer a number of courses accross subject areas through the medium of Welsh. 

Why Study through the medium of Welsh?

Welsh Medium Undergraduate Modules

Academi Hywel Teifi

Academi Hywel Teifi

Academi Hywel Teifi is a centre of excellence for studying the Welsh language and its literature, it promotes Welsh-medium teaching and research across the subjects offered by the university and it works to ensure a greater status for the language in all aspects of the university's life and in south-west Wales.

What our students have to say

"An amazing location, world renowned academics and amazing societies and services. There is also a lot of support if you want to study through the medium of Welsh."

Student Blogs

Our students on YouTube (these are Welsh language videos)

Scholarships and Prizes

Excellence Scholarship£3000

Who? All students who gain AAA in their A Level examinations (or equivalent)*

Merit Scholarship

£2000

Who? All students who gain AAB in their A Level examinations (or equivalent)*

Welsh-medium Undergraduate Scholarship

15 scholarships worth £300

Who? Students (Levels 4-6) who are studying at least 40 credits through the medum of Welsh in one semester*

Welsh-medium Undergraduate Bursaries

8 bursaries worth £100

Who? Students (Levels 4-6) who are studying at least 5 credits through the medium of Welsh in one semester*

Main Scholarship - Y Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol

£3000

Who? Students who study at least 66% of the course, that is 80 credits a year, through the medium of Welsh*

Incentive Scholarship - Y Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol

£1500

Who? Students who study at least 33% of the course, that is 40 credits a year, through the medium of Welsh*

William Salesbury Scholarship

£5000

Who? Students who wish to study a Uniersity Course that is available entirely through the medium of Welsh*

* Terms and Conditions apply please see www.swansea.ac.uk/scholarships