School of Sport and Exercise Sciences

Sport and Exercise Science at Swansea University

Swansea University launched its Sport and Exercise Science BSc in 1997. Since then Swansea has gone from strength to strength. We are ranked 9th in The Times Good University Guide 2018 with our graduate prospects ranked 1st in the UK.

The School of Sport and Exercise Sciences has been ranked 58th in the World by CEOWorld Magazine and we have continued the University's success by also being 1st in Wales. 

In 2015 we moved into state of the art facilities and laboratories at the brand new Swansea University Bay Campus and here we maintain high levels of student engagement, employment and research excellence.

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What we do

As a team we are committed to a hands on student experience and we are in the top 10 universities for graduate prospects with 100% of our students in education or employment 6 months after graduating (HESA 2016/17).

Three quarters of our research is World-Leading. We use this research to inform a cutting edge curriculum and help Olympic athletes, professional sports teams, health and fitness professionals and the NHS. We also engage in research and development with industry to help develop products and services.

Our new home at the Bay Campus


Find out more about Sport and Exercise Science's new home at Swansea University's Bay Campus on our Bay Campus website. 

View the Virtual Tour of Swansea's sports facilities

See a 365 degree panoramic of the Sports Village: includes the Wales National Pool, Gym, Indoor Courts, Running Track, Astroturf and Indoor Track.

Find out about Active Healthy Kids Wales here.