Founded in 1920, Swansea University is a vibrant, research-led university located in Wales. It is the third largest university in Wales in terms of number of students.The university campus is located next to the coast at the north of Swansea Bay, just outside Swansea city centre.
With a commitment to delivering an outstanding student experience, with research-led and practice-driven teaching of the highest quality, Swansea University is rising steadily in various ranking systems. It is ranked 49th in the UK by the Complete University Guide and within the top 3-5% of universities worldwide.
Subject Strengths: Biological Sciences, Civil and Chemical Engineering, Economics, Finance and Accounting, Law, and Sports Science
The university has a beachfront location overlooking Swansea Bay on the south coast of wales. The Singleton Park campus lies approximately two miles from the centre of Swansea.
Swansea is perhaps most famous for its stunning array of beaches and the majority of must-do activities here are centred around the beautiful sweeping coastline. There are many beachfront companies which specialise in organising a range of activities including surfing, horse riding, kite surfing, wind surfing and sailing. See below for a list of amenities near our campus.