Swansea University became the top university in Wales in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017 league table – and also won the inaugural Welsh University of the Year title.


Swansea University is a research-led university that has been making a difference since 1920. The University community thrives on exploration and discovery, and offers the right balance of excellent teaching and research, matched by an enviable quality of life. True to the vision of its industrial founders in 1920 Swansea University will:


Provide an environment of research excellence, with research that is world-leading, globally collaborative and internationally recognised;


Deliver an outstanding student experience, with research-led and practice-driven teaching of the highest quality that produces global graduates


educated and equipped for distinguished personal and professional achievement;


Use its research strength, collaboration with industry and global reach, todrive economic growth, foster prosperity, enrich the community and cultural life of Wales and, contribute to the health, leisure and wellbeing of its citizens.