An International University

Swansea University boasts a global reach and reputation and works with partners around the globe to deliver world-class research, enhanced opportunities for learning and teaching, and life-changing opportunities for students.

It has two sector-leading International Strategic Partnerships with the Universite Grenoble Alpes in France, and with eight leading institutions in Texas. These ISPs are distinctive because of the breadth and depth of the collaborations which encompass research, teaching and mobility across a wide range of subject areas. Read more below.


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Encompassing eight leading universities and health institutions, Swansea's Texas Strategic Partnership is a sector-leading ISP which has twice been shortlisted for a Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Award (THELMA). The partnership has fostered research, teaching and mobility activities across all of the University's Academic Colleges which have resulted in 178 joint research publications and the exchange of more than 230 students since 2012.

Read more about the Texas Strategic Partnership


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Swansea University's premier European Strategic Partnership is with the Universite Grenoble Alpes, one of France's leading universities. It is a multi-disciplinary partnership which encompasses research collaborations, faculty mobility and a number of joint PhD and Master's programmes.

Read more about the Grenoble Partnership