Founded in 1920 by King George V, Swansea University has almost 100 years of research and teaching experience. Swansea University was the first British university to employ a female professor; research conducted by our School of Engineering contributed to the world's first supersonic car.
Swansea's campus sits between the beach and parkland. It is famed for its stunning beaches and parks, most of which are easily accessible by bus.
Excellence in Research and Teaching
Swansea University is a global university, attracting world-class staff and over 2,000 international students from 120 different countries. The University has 92 per cent of its academic staff actively engaged in research, which is of international or national standing and nearly a third of research areas reach international levels of excellence, achieving the top grades of 5 or 5* in the latest Research Assessment Exercise.
Pioneering Career and Job Opportunities:
94% of graduates are employed or doing further study within 6 months of graduating. Swansea University is one of only four UK institutions to have a specialist International Careers Adviser who runs workshops and advising sessions throughout the year.
Swansea University Alumni
Hong Kong Alumni from Swansea are very much in demand in the job market, with many holding senior positions in high profile organisations in both the UK and Hong Kong, such as Senior Manager with Hutchison Telecommunication; Marketing Manager with Sweda Ltd,; Account Manager with M&C Saatchi; Group IT Manager for Chubb Hong Kong; and a wide range of health care positions including Occupational Therapy and Nursing.
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