Research course

Adult Continuing Education

Swansea University · Department of Adult Continuing Education

Entry requirements

Normally an upper second degree plus a Master’s degree in a relevant subject. M.Phil and Master’s by Research applicants must have a minimum of 2.1 at undergraduate level.

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

The Department of Adult Continuing Education has a proud tradition of teaching, learning and research in adult education alearningnd lifelong learning. Research is primarily conducted in:
  • Lifelong
  • Widening access
  • Community regeneration, community development and community education
  • New technologies and lifelong learning
  • University adult education
  • Adult education and equal opportunities

Information for international students

Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.

Fees and funding

For funding and fees see our website:

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months
part time
72 months


full time
24 months
part time
48 months

Course contact details

Department of Adult Continuing Education
+44 (0)1792 602211