Preparing to study at University

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Helping you reach your goals

At Swansea University, we make a difference to people’s lives the world over, with our cutting-edge research and through our work with the NHS, Social Services and private sector.

Our first-class, state-of-the-art clinical suites and laboratories prepare our students to become the next generation of health and social care professionals.

Whether you are still researching your options or know what you want to study have a look through our course guides, watch our videos and read our students' stories to get a flavour of what it's like to study here.

We're here to help

Going to University

If you're feeling anxious about the time between finishing school or college and starting your University journey, we're here to help settle your nerves.

It is completely normal to feel this way, but we want you to know you have nothing to worry about.

We're holding regular open days, so you can meet our friendly staff and other students ready to start their University journey!

Studying GCSES and A Levels

Find out how you can prepare yourself for one of our courses - whether that's by volunteering, work experience or research.

Read about our Step Up to Swansea University programme, which can help you prepare for university life before joining us!

Career Advice

We know it can be quite daunting to feel like you should know what you want your career to be when you graduate, but it doesn't have to be.

Many of our courses allow you to go down different career paths - even during your studies!

Talk to the team at Swansea Employability Academy to find out more.

Chat to our students

We've got fantastc Student Ambassadors ready to talk to you and answer any questions you may have about your course or even what it's like to be a Swansea University student! 

Talk to our Student Ambassadors via Unibuddy today!

Take a tour

Take a virtual tour of our first-class facilities and see where you will be practicing and studying

Take a tour

Why study at Swansea University?

Alex, one of our students, tells us all about University life and what he loves most about studying at Swansea University.

If you have a question for one of our Student Ambassadors, chat to them below!