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Swansea University

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Swansea University offers foundation years, bachelor’s degrees, taught and research master’s programs and research degrees in a number of subjects ranging from accounting to zoology.
This world-leading university is based less than five minutes from Swansea Bay in one of the UK’s safest and loveliest regions. Swansea is a gorgeous coastal city situated in Wales, less than an hour from Cardiff and three hours from London.
 
To cater to its cosmopolitan study body, Swansea University offers a range of international scholarships worth £1.5 million (US$2 million). Approximately 20 percent of Swansea University students are international, with 135 nationalities represented on campus. Find out more information about life studying abroad in Swansea U

Swansea University offers some of the most affordable student housing in the UK, including one and two-bed flats, wheelchair accessible rooms, en-suites and twin rooms. Find out more and take virtual tours of student accommodation at Swansea University here.

For all budding sportsmen and women, Swansea University offers world-class sports facilities including 50m and 25m indoor swimming pools, a uni gym, fitness studios, squash and tennis courts and playing fields.

Students also benefit from a learning environment which mixes teaching, research and industry links. Many of its undergraduate programs feature a year in Industry, while its Swansea Employability Academy gives students access to sound careers advice, events and skills development.

You can take a virtual tour of Swansea University here.


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This institute is rated 5 Stars based on 8 categories.
Research
Employability
Teaching
Facilities
Internationalization
Innovation
Specialist Criteria
Inclusiveness
=400
2016
=390
2017
431-440
2018
  • 30.3
    Citations per Faculty
  • 34.4
    Faculty Student
  • 66
    International Faculty
  • 66.7
    International Students
201-300
2015
151-200
2016
151-200
2017
  • 60.7
    Academic Reputation
  • 78.6
    Citations per Paper
  • 63.8
    Employer Reputation
  • 70.5
    H-index Citations
301-500
2018
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 13.8-27.8
    Overall Score
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
1,285
International
308

Number of students

14,535
Postgraduate 15%
Undergraduate 85%

Number of international students

3,074
Postgraduate 33%
Undergraduate 67%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

Undergraduate Offers

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47 Postgraduate Courses

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English Language Proficiency Requirements

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