The Welsh Government has recognised that studying through the medium of Welsh at postgraduate level is a significant advantage. There are three Bursary Schemes available for Welsh students studying Master's courses taught at Swansea University. One of those schemes is a Bursary worth £1,000 which is available to students who choose to study at least 40 credits through the medium of Welsh. For further details, go to the Welsh Government Welsh-medium Bursaries page.
Students who choose to study a qualifying course in science, technology, engineering, mathematics or medicine can also receive an additional bursary of £2,000. For further details, go to the Welsh Government Bursaries for STEMM Subjects page.
Students aged 60 and over from Wales who are studying a Taught Master's degree can receive a bursary worth £4,000. For further details, go to the Welsh Government Bursary for People 60+ page.
Academi Hywel Teifi Welsh-medium Scholarships and Bursaries
Academi Hywel Teifi's Welsh-medium Scholarships and Bursaries scheme is open to students who have already chosen to come to Swansea University and who choose to study through the medium of Welsh where there is an opportunity, rather than through English. For more information and to see the subjects that are eligible, go to the Academi Hywel Teifi Scholarships and Academi Hywel Teifi Bursaries page.
Hywel Teifi Memorial Scholarship
The Hywel Teifi Memorial Scholarship is available for Welsh-medium postgraduate students who want to study a Master's degree by Research, MPhil or PhD in a field related to the late Professor Hywel Teifi Edwards' contribution to Welsh learning and culture, areas such as Welsh literature, the Welsh language, Media, Politics or History.
Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE)
Students studying a full-time or part-time Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) can get funding to help with the costs of the course, providing all Student Finance eligibility criteria is met.
Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) courses attract the same funding as an undergraduate degree course. This means that if eligible, you will be able to apply for tuition fee and living costs support. For further information visit the PGCE Funding page.
Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol Research Scholarship Scheme
The Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol Research Scholarship Scheme supports students studying for a doctorate through the medium of Welsh. Recent doctoral scholarships jointly funded by Coleg Cymraeg and Swansea University include the fields of Psychology, Translation, Welsh, Chemistry and Biomedical Sciences. For further details, go to the Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol website or contact the Swansea University Branch Officer email@example.com
To learn about the University's general Postgraduate fees and funding, go to the Postgraduate Fees and Funding pages.