Research course

Welsh History

Cardiff University · Cardiff School of History, Archaeology and Religion

Entry requirements

Suitable for graduates in history, and related humanities and social science disciplines. Applicants should normally hold a first degree with first or upper second class Honours or equivalent in an appropriate subject field. Welsh speakers are very welcome

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

Programme Aims

To offer knowledge and expertise for a career in academia, research (commercial etc), public service, teaching and related fields, and the media.

Special Features
  • The Welsh History Section is a dynamic component of the School and scores highly in assessments of both teaching and research.
  • The Section strives to offer an exciting, stimulating and supportive learning environment and actively seeks to develop its research and postgraduate culture.
  • Welsh History is closely involved with a number of interdisciplinary research groups including the Cardiff Centre for Welsh American Studies and regular seminar series offered by the Welsh History Society in both English and Welsh. Dr Bill Jones, Reader in Welsh History is our specialist and all queries may be directed to him.

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Information for international students

IELTS 6.5 or equivalent required.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months
part time
possible months


part time
possible months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Dr Gerwin Strobl
+44 (0)29 2087 0903
+44 (0)29 2087 4929