Education in Swansea Bay

Primary School Visits the City beach

Primary School Visits the City beach

The Swansea Bay region offers a wide range of primary, secondary and  independent Schools, further and higher educational establishments. Depending on individual school policy, education is available in English, Welsh and bilingually and there are also denominational schools in the region.

For more information on Infant, Junior, Primary and secondary schools in Swansea visit: City and County of Swansea.

For more information on Infant, Junior, Primary and secondary schools in Neath Port Talbot Visit: Neath Port Talbot’s website.

For more information on Infant, Junior, Primary and secondary schools in Carmarthenshire visit: Carmarthenshire County Council’s website for further information.

Independent Education

Ffynone House School

Ffynone House School

Swansea Bay has an excellent range of independent schools at Primary and Secondary level across the region. These include Oakleigh House, for students aged 2 years 6 months to 11 years, and Ffynone House School, for students aged 11 – 18 years, both of which are in the Uplands area of Swansea.

There are three extremely popular Further Education Colleges, namely Gower College SwanseaNPTC Group and Coleg Sir Gar, part of University of Wales Trinity Saint David, all offering a wide variety of courses.

Students from all over the UK and across the world choose to study in Swansea Bay’s first class higher educational institutions, Swansea University, and the University of Wales Trinity St David, both of which offer a wide range of courses.

View the Education & Enterprise section for more information on further and higher education in Swansea Bay.