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Last Friday, the Italian department was delighted to welcome the Italian Ambassador to Cardiff University, cementing the close collaboration between the Italian Embassy and the School of Modern Languages. During his visit, Ambassador Terreciano enjoyed a light lunch with Cardiff students learning Italian as part of their degree, Italian students studying at Cardiff as part […]

Rhian Atkin, along with colleagues at the University of Bristol and University College London, has recently been awarded a substantial grant to aid further research in the translation of literatures of small European nations. The AHRC Translating Cultures Research Innovation Grant, worth £186,279, will bring together diverse perspectives on literatures written in Czech and Slovak, […]

The Equality Challenge Unit (ECU) has announced that three departments within Cardiff University have been recognised for their commitment to advancing gender equality in higher education, and we are proud to be one of them. The School of Modern Languages has achieved Bronze level in the ECU’s trial gender equality charter mark, which signifies the […]

Please see  below for a quick guide to Enrolment in September 2014, a step-by-step guide to enrolment is available. Module Timetables and Reading Lists You will receive module timetables and detailed module kits/reading lists at subject-specific Introductory Talks, or at the first lecture, or via Learning Central. School Handbook for Undergraduate Students All students (new […]

One Semester Only: Student visiting the School for one semester are required to enrol for 60 credits, with at least 40 of these credits taken within School of Modern Languages and/or the Department of Politics and International Relations. Full Year: You will need to enrol for 120 credits if visiting for the full academic year, […]

A project that aims to raise the take up of modern languages and promote international student mobility will continue for another year thanks to funding from Cardiff and other universities in Wales. Routes into Languages Cymru  works closely with secondary schools, further education colleges and universities in Wales. It aims to bridge the gap between […]

Following Professor Gorrara’s successful visit to China we are happy to announce plans for the development of a four year Cardiff Beijing Dual Degree programme with the School of Modern Languages and Beijing Normal University. Professor Claire Gorrara describes the visit and exciting developments.

We have recently received excellent news of the School’s success in supporting two applications to the Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship scheme. These are post-doctoral research awards and awarded to researchers who nominate an academic community and university whom they would like to host their work and its development. This prestigious scheme funded approximately 100 projects […]

On a beautiful bank-holiday weekend in May (25-26), scholars and practitioners in Translation Studies and Music came together at Cardiff University for the International Interdisciplinary Symposium: Translation in Music. The two-day conference, organised by Dr. Clair Rowden (MUSIC), Dr. Cristina Marinetti (EUROP) and Dr. Monika Hennemann (EUROP), and sponsored by Learned Society of Wales and […]

According to the latest table compiled by The Complete University Guide, Cardiff University has risen from third to be the leading university in the UK for East and South Asian Studies Being number one is something we are very excited about, but we are not resting on our laurels. Indeed, we expect to see our […]