Your STEM based career in Wales...


Wales has a vision for growth and sustainable living. Well known for rugged coastline, mountainous national parks, distinctive Welsh language and Celtic culture, Wales offers diverse job opportunities ranging from traditional manufacturing to life sciences. 

Cardiff, the capital, is a refined coastal city with a nightlife scene and a medieval castle with ornate Gothic Revival interiors. In the northwest, Snowdonia National Park has lakes, glacial landforms, hiking trails and a railway up to the peak of Snowdon.

Key Cities


Cardiff is well known for its cultural and sporting landmarks, home to the National Assembly for Wales and major employers. Redevelopment of the Cardiff Bay area led to investment and development of innovative sectors.


Offers close proximity to the Gower Peninsula and stunning beaches. Automotive industry is a substantial employer, with careers in manufacturing, engineering and technology.


Cardiff University is the only Russell Group university in Wales.

Bangor University located on north Wales coast, between Snowdonia and the sea, situated for students interested in sport and outdoor activities.

Swansea University on two beachfront campuses either side of Swansea's vibrant city centre, offers study and seaside living.

Aberystwyth University the first university in Wales, est.1872 and located on the coast in central Wales, with spectacular views over the sea. Affectionately known as 'Aber', a vibrant and cosmopolitan cultural hub, one of the UK safest places to study (Complete University Guide, 2016).

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