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Swansea University is a public university which was established in year 1920. It has a suburban set up in Swansea, United Kingdom. University works on motto ?Technical skill is bereft without culture? and it has The Rt Hon. Rhodri Morgan as chancellor & Richard B. Davies as vice-chancellor. In terms of number of students it is considered as third largest university in Wales. This university is affiliated to University of Wales, European University Association and Association of Commonwealth Universities.
According to QS World Rankings Swansea was ranked at #461-470 worldwide in year 2014. University was ranked by Complete at #45, The Guardian at #52 and Time/Sunday Times at #43 nationally in year 2016. In year 2012 World University rankings listed this university at #350 amongst top 500 universities in the World. Complete University Guide has given university?s Engineering program 15th place in country in year 2012. Whatuni carried a student reviews in year 2014 in which Swansea University was voted University of the Year.
University splits into two campuses, Bay Campus which is of 65-acres and Singleton Park Campus which is of 46-acres. Bay Campus homes Law, Arts & Humanities, Medicine, Science, Human & Health sciences. Whereas Bay campus houses a library, Engineering, Management and the Great Hall auditorium. Singleton campus is located near parkland two miles west of Swansea city centre. The campus of university is set up in a prime location as it is next to the coast at the north of Swansea Bay; it is surrounded by nature?s wonders.
Some of university?s schools & colleges are:
Swansea?s departments are:
Academic integration is the primary goal of university faculty members. University has provided students with world class faculty who are very well experienced and highly qualified. QS World Rankings has placed this university at #461-470 worldwide in year 2014. According to Times/Sunday Times has ranked Swansea at #43 nationally in year 2015.
Swansea offers more than 330 undergraduate courses and over 120 post-graduate courses. Some of university?s major courses are:
University has over 140 student clubs which consists of Indian societies, Afro Caribbean, Hellenic, and Chinese. According to WhatUni.com Student Choice Awards this university?s students? union was voted second and third for its clubs and societies. Shops, a radio station, launderette, nursery, nightclubs and trip around UK and Europe are provided by this Union. Swansea has third oldest student radio station in United Kingdom and Wales which is broadcasted worldwide eon internet and on its campuses.
University offers on and off-campus halls of residence and a Hendrefoelan Student Village which was purposely built for students? residence. It provides more than 3400 halls of residence to International Postgraduate students and Undergraduate students. On an average 1226 students are accommodated and campus residence halls are provided with ensuite study rooms and combined catered rooms. Beck House provides rooms for postgraduates and students with families, six large town houses are there. Hendrefoelan Student Village provides residence to on an average 1644 students along with Hospitals, Swansea Stadium, a shop, laundrette, bar and dinner.
Some of Swansea?s notable alumni are:
Swansea offers over £6000 Excellence Scholarships for Undergraduate study and up to £4000 Excellence Scholarships for Postgraduate study every year. There is a wide range of scholarship programs offered by university to its students, some of them are:
Scholarships help and motivate students to study with more enthusiasm and show excellence in academics.
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