Swansea Bay is home to some excellent Higher and Further Education institutions and the quality of life on offer here, with so much to see and do, means it’s a great place to study. Swansea University, in particular has been recognised as offering one of the best student experiences in UK and in 2014 has been shortlisted for UK University of the Year.
Education & Business
Linking learning to business requirements is key and supporting businesses in accessing the talent and the research activity being undertaken is vital for the future of the economy. From placement schemes to a host of training and development courses for staff to commercialisation of research and knowledge transfer projects, the Swansea Bay based institutions aim to work with businesses across the region and globally. The region has also been recognised for its work in encouraging enterprise and entrepreneurship, helping create the businesses of the future.
Business and education working together benefits the learners, the businesses, the research teams and helps support a thriving and prosperous economy.