Why Choose Swansea University?
Swansea is ranked in the UK Top 25 Universities (The Guardian University Guide 2022) and 86% of the University's overall research was rated as world-leading of internationally excellent (Research Excellence Framework 2021).
We are Ranked Top in Wales (The Guardian University Guide 2022) and are a dual campus University. Both of our campuses are set on seafront locations, close to the city centre with a good balance of student life and study environment.
Swansea has a low cost of living, we are rated in the UK Top 10 for the most affordable University Towns (Totallymoney.com) and a UK Top 6 Safest City (Complete University Guide, 2020).
Our dedicated Employability Academy provides advice and access to jobs and work experience placements for our students and graduates.
Information for Students from Iran
Entry Requirements for Iran
Candidates are expected to have achieved a Pre-University Certificate (Peeshdaneshgahe) with marks of 60% and higher; National Entrance Exam (Kunkur); Associate Degree (Fogh Diplom) or International Baccalaureate (IB): 28-34 and an IELTS 6.0 with 5.5 in each part of the test (or equivalent). If you do not have an IELTS test certificate, please check our approved list of English tests.
Successful completion of a relevant Bachelors degree from a recognised institution with a minimum of a Second Class Lower Division - Bachelor (State): 13 (out of 20) Bachelor (Private/Azad): 14 (out of 20) with IELTS 6.5 with 6.0 in each part of the test (or equivalent).
High School Diploma (3 years and 4 years) (Theoretical, Technical, Vocational) at 50% and above.
English Language Training Services (ELTS) Flyers
Fees and Funding for Iran
Specific tuition fees can be found on each of the course pages. Please choose your undergraduate, postgraduate taught or research course from the A-Z listings and fees can be found under the 'tuition fees' section.
Swansea University International Scholarships
Swansea University offers a range of International Scholarships to help the most talented and ambitious students to reach their potential. To be eligible to apply for a scholarship, you must have submitted an application to study at Swansea University as you will need your student number to complete the scholarship form.
If you wish to be considered for a scholarship, it is advised that you should to apply to study at Swansea University as soon as possible to avoid any possible delays.
Visa Information for Iran
When preparing to study abroad applying for and getting your Visa can be stressful. That is why we have comprehensive visa advice pages, covering information from what type of visa you need, how to apply, bringing family and dependants or working during your studies.
How to Apply
You can submit an application form using our online system. You will be required to send us your transcripts, English language certificates and a personal statement.
We have a carefully selected number of agents representing Swansea University who can support you with your application for study, accommodation and the UK visa.
Please remember that offers can take up to 15 days to be processed.
Please email our International admissions team if you have still not received an offer.