Taught course

Welsh and Celtic Studies / Astudiaethau Cymreig a Cheltaidd

Cardiff University · School of Welsh

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a first or upper second-class UK Honours degree or alternative international qualification in an appropriate subject. Applications are particularly welcomed from students from a wide range of backgrounds, including Welsh, Celtic Studies, History, Geography, Archaeology, Languages, Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, Sociology, and Welsh Creative Writing.

Months of entry


Course content

Course Aims

This degree aims to offer academic training of the highest standard in Welsh and Celtic Studies to students interested in a career in language, planning, media, heritage, government, teaching, management and research.

Special Features

This programme provides the opportunity for you to:

  • Work with leading experts in Welsh and Celtic literature, culture and language in Wales’s capital city.
  • Develop an understanding of minority-language cultural and linguistic issues that can be related to other international contexts.
  • Gain research and professional transferable skills of the highest quality.Experience working at one of Cardiff’s cultural, educational, commercial or political institutions integrated as part of the MA’s work placement programme.

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Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English must satisfy the English Language requirements for entry to the university by attainment of a minimum score of 6.5 on the IELTS.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Ceren Roberts
+44 (0)29 2087 75659