We lead the way in training the next generation of NHS and Healthcare professionals. For almost three decades we have been at the forefront of training the workforce of tomorrow for the NHS. Whether you want to become a Healthcare Scientist, are interested in becoming a Doctor, Nurse or Midwife at Swansea our innovative approach and dedication to improving healthcare delivery makes us the ideal place for the first step on your career as we develop the NHS and healthcare for society's needs into the future.Book Now - Open Days
Get Hands-on in Healthcare
Swansea University is launching two new fully funded degrees for 2022 that are ideal for anyone wanting a hands-on career in healthcare.
Train as an Occupational Therapist to learn how help people overcome difficulties caused by illness, disability, accidents or ageing by finding alternative ways for them to live an independent and fulfilling life.
Or, become an Operating Department Practitioner, where you’ll provide skilled care and support to patients at all stages of an operation, from anaesthetics, throughout surgery and into recovery and manage the complexities of the operating theatre.Choose your course
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Our Quick Guides are designed to help you explore the courses behind each career with answers to common questions that many applicants ask to help you understand more about these careers, what it takes to get there and what doors could be open to you once you have qualified.
An Alternative Route to Becoming a Doctor
If you are interested in becoming a Doctor and studying Medicine at Swansea, our Pathways to Medicine courses could be the option for you. Our Pathways to Medicine will give students who meet the minimum entry requirements for our Graduate Entry Medicine programme a guaranteed interview to study our Medicine program and become a Doctor.
Whether you want to have a passion for life science which you would like to pursue, do not have the correct A level mix, or have not been able to secure an interview for undergraduate Medicine our Pathways to Medicine may be the right fit for you.Explore our Pathways to Medicine
Want to find out More about Swansea
Feeling inspired to train for a career in the NHS? Take the time to explore our campus from the comfort of your own home using our virtual tour, talk to some of our current students about what it is like studying at Swansea and make sure you register for our next Open Day where you can experience Swansea, our community and our courses in person.