Swansea University


Swansea, UK

Overall Ranking

476 in Webomatrics - World




  • Swansea University is a research-driven institution that has contributed since 1920. It is a renowned academic institution of the highest calibre, ranked among the top 25 and 300 universities worldwide and among the top 30 universities in the United Kingdom (Times Higher Education Rankings 2020). 
  • In addition to winning a gold medal from the national Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) for its outstanding teaching and learning outcomes, the institution was named the Welsh University of the Year for 2019 and 2020. This university is among the top 10 in the UK for graduate employability (Destination of Leavers from Higher Education 2018).
  • One of the UK's most research-intensive universities, Swansea University, has seen a 70% growth in research income during the past ten years. On its Singleton Park and Bay campuses, the university has eight colleges: the Swansea University Medical School, the College of Science, the Hillary Rodham Clinton School of Law, the College of Human and Health Sciences, and the College of Arts and Humanities.
  • Swansea University has earned the endorsement of numerous organisations, including the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, Chartered Financial Analyst Institute, British Computer Society (BCS), British Psychological Society (BPS), Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, Royal Aeronautical Society, Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), Bar Council of India, and Solicitors Regulation Authority.
About the University

Year of establishment


University Website Link


Also Known as

Swansea University

Total Students


Total International Students


Size of Campus

65 Acres

Swansea University Ranking

Ranking Provider

Webomatrics - World


Webomatrics - National


Times Higher Education


Popular Courses Offered


MSc International Banking and Finance


12 months

Tutiton Fees



BSc (Hons) Economics


36 months

Tutiton Fees



MSc Medical Radiation Physics


12 months

Tutiton Fees



For Indian students, Swansea University has established the following fundamental eligibility requirements:


Academic prerequisites


Prerequisites for undergraduate study: a minimum cumulative GPA of 70% for higher education


Graduate requirements: a bachelor's degree with a minimum cumulative GPA of 55%


English language ability:





TOEFL (iBT)7988
Duolingo (DET)85



PTE Academic6062

Admission Process

For Undergraduate Applicant


International students can apply to Swansea University using the UCAS Application System or the university's official website. Please see UCAS Form Filling Process & Tips for UCAS applications. Learn through watching videos. 


For the university’s application portal, please refer to the following steps:


Step 1: Go to  www.swansea.ac.uk/international-students/international-student-courses/how-to-apply/#undergraduate-programme=is-expanded

and click on 'apply to us directly.'

Step 2: Choose the 'undergraduate programme' option.

Step 3: Select the undergraduate programme you want to enrol in and click Apply.

Step 4: Confirm your course and begin your application.

Step 5: Fill in your information and begin the application.

Step 6: Fill in all of your personal information, employment experience, references, and funding information, then sign the declaration.


Step 7: Make sure to enter your test scores and upload all of your papers relevant to your school grades in the language proficiency exam.


Step 8: Incorporate references from possible sources.


Step 9: Submit your application after signing the declaration.



For Postgraduate Applicant


Click on www.swansea.ac.uk/international-students/international-student-courses/how-to-apply/#postgraduate-programme=is-expanded to apply to postgraduate programmes at Swansea University.


Step 1: Choose "Apply Online."


Step 2: Choose "postgraduate programme."


Step 3: Select the course you want to take next and press "Apply."


Step 4: Confirm your course selection and begin the application process.


Step 5: Log in using your login information to begin the application process.


Step 6: Fill out the declaration with your personal information, employment history, references, and funding.


Step 7: Be careful to enter your exam results and upload all of your documentation about your academic records for the language proficiency test.


Step 8: Include citations from possible sources.


Step 9: Put your signature on the statement and send your application.


Documents from Undergraduate:

  • Application Finished
  • A copy of the education history's transcripts
  • documents proving that the international student satisfies the national requirement
  • Financial Support Documentation
  • Copy of Passport
  • Purpose Statement
  • Certified Health
  • Recommendation letter
  • Resume
  • Results of the English proficiency test
  • International students could also be required to attend an interview for specific courses.

Documents from Graduate:

  • A fully filled-out application
  • A pair of sources
  • Resume/CV
  • Financial Support Documentation
  • Statement of Self
  • Copy of current qualifications, such as transcripts and a degree certificate
  • Results of the English proficiency test


On-Campus Accommodation


Bay Campus offers:

  • Premium bathrooms,
  • Ensuites,
  • twin or shared bathrooms, and
  • 1 & 2 Bed Apartments


Direct access to the sea is offered by the rooms here built-in 2002. First-year, graduate, and returning students may live in this residence hall. Students from the Computational Foundry, School of Management, and College of Engineering can live in this residence.


The Singleton Campus is adjacent to Swansea Bay, the sports village, and Singleton Hospital. The complex's 1182 rooms consist of a variety of


  • Standard rooms with bathrooms,
  • Pre-Paid Dining and Self-Catered
  • Here, first-year, returning, medical, and graduate students may live.


Free internet, a common area, a mail room and help desk, laundries, etc. are a some of the shared amenities available at both of these facilities.


Housing on-campus link


Off-Campus Accommodation


Nearly two miles away from Singleton Park Campus is Hendrefoelan Student Village, also known as HSV or the Village.


Beck House consists of 7 buildings with 2 to 4 floors, each housing 6 to 11 students. It primarily houses graduate, adult, and international students as well as their families. It is situated within walking distance of well-known stores, pubs, cafés, banks, and restaurants and is only 1.5 miles from the Singleton campus.



The students of this university are offered a variety of services, including assistance in locating employment, internships, volunteer opportunities, online career development courses for recent graduates and current students, a digital job board, advice and counselling, employability workshops, career fairs, etc.


The institution features an employability academy that assists students in honing their soft skills and putting their knowledge and abilities to use in the real world. To involve students, graduates, and employers and create networks amongst them so that students may receive advice and alumni can offer their knowledge, it arranges a variety of activities.



Average Salary (Euro)

Financial services


Executive management and change


Finance control and strategy


Media communication


Consulting, Accounting


Education and Research


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Is the Swansea University good for international students?

Swansea University has a total of 20375 students, including 4075 international students. Since international students constitute 20 % of international students of the total strength, the university is popular amongst foreign students.

Where is the Swansea University located?

Swansea University is located in Swansea, UK

What is the campus size of Swansea University?

Swansea University has a campus size of 65 Acres. This is bigger than the average university campuses in the city.

Does the Swansea University go by any other name?

Swansea University is also popularly known as Swansea University.

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