Postgraduate degrees for international students

Postgraduate taught degrees for international students

There are a wide variety of postgraduate degrees for students interested in human and health sciences, at Swansea University.


Children and Young People 

Healthcare and Social Care 


Postgraduate Research Degrees

We offer a number of postgraduate research degrees, including:

To find out more about any of these programmes, or to discuss your research idea with one of our staff, please download our postgraduate research degrees brochure. This will give you an insight into the research expertise and degrees we have on offer.

The postgraduate research degrees brochure also has a number of current student profiles that you can read, and a simple explanation of what a research degree is.  Download it here.


International Scholarships

As an international student, there are a number of scholarships available to apply for, including:

International Postgraduate Excellence Scholarship* worth up to £4,000


College of Human & Health Sciences Excellence Scholarship* worth £2,000

*terms and conditions apply.

Further information here:

English Language Requirements

English language requirements for Postgraduate Level usually start at IELTS 6.5, with a minimum of 6.0 in individual components, Research degrees have an entry requirement of 6.5 or an approved equivalent. It is recommended you check the course page for accurate entry requirements. 

If you do not meet the minimum English Language requirement to study with us, you can study in our British Council accredited English Language Training Services (ELTS) language centre.  ELTS offer Academic English Pre-sessional, Summer General English, Cambridge English Exams and Tailor Made Short Programmes plus CELTA courses.