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Erasmus & international exchange enrolment information

28 July 2015

In order to become a student of the University and begin your studies you must complete enrolment. The Enrolment Team in the Academic Registry will contact you three weeks before your exchange programme begins, asking you to complete online enrolment v …

Modern Languages student appointed to role in Foreign and Commonwealth Office

23 July 2015

We’ve recently heard the great news that one of our final year students, Alexia Cowley has been appointed to a role in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. We caught up with Alexia to find out more about her new job and the way she feels Cardiff Univer …

Enrolment information

23 July 2015

Please see  below for a quick guide to Enrolment in September 2015, 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 Introd …

Young linguists cause a buzz at Cardiff competition

15 July 2015

This July Cardiff University played host to the Routes into Languages Cymru National Spelling Bee Competition! The competition, which is now in its fifth year, is for Year 7 pupils from across Wales who are learning foreign languages. As a funder of Ro …

French studies conference converges on Cardiff

8 July 2015

Cardiff University recently hosted the 56th Society for French Studies Conference which took place at various locations across the campus. During the three day conference which started on 29 June, 170 delegates from both national and international inst …

Spotlight shone on language talent in Welsh Routes into Languages event

22 June 2015

Routes into Languages Cymru held a showcase event this month to highlight the variety of support available in Wales to encourage young people to learn new languages. Routes into Languages Cymru is a collaborative outreach project that aims to increase …

Modern Languages student takes on three minute thesis challenge

16 June 2015

Chris Hayes, a current Modern Languages student, recently took part in the national Three Minute Thesis competition, organised by the University Graduate College. The competition requires PHD students to condense their theses into three minute speeches …

Santander announces volunteer competition for Cardiff undergraduates

27 May 2015

Are you a student who has volunteered in a Spanish-speaking country during your year abroad? If so, Santander Universities, through Hispanic Studies at Cardiff University, has announced a fantastic competition to win £500 which is open to Cardiff under …

UK-first ‘Languages for All’ University scheme enrols 2,500 in first year

26 May 2015

More than 2,500 non-language students at Cardiff University have learned a new language completely free of charge in the past year as part of a flagship scheme designed to increase international student mobility. The University’s Languages for All sche …

“Study in Europe? I’d do it again in a heartbeat!’ says student as Cardiff’s European work placements double in 5 years

8 May 2015

The number of Cardiff University students taking work placements across Europe has more than doubled in five years. To mark Europe Day (9 May 2015), the University is highlighting figures showing the growing popularity of placements at European organis …

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