Courses

Our wide selection of modules give students the flexibility to shape their own studies to a considerable degree.

Research

Our researchers explore and share their passion for past societies and religious beliefs from prehistory to the present day.

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About us

We are an innovative and internationally recognised centre of excellence in research and teaching, devoted to the study of the past and beliefs from prehistoric times to contemporary societies.

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Impact

Saving heritage ironwork from the ravages of rust and improving pastoral care for religious communities.

Visitors looking at finds

Engagement

Our award-winning engagement and innovation initiatives are firmly rooted in the local, regional and national community.


News

Bog body featured in Bog Bodies Uncovered

International awards grow for real-life ancient forensic thriller

21 November 2016

A new book that explores the mystery of Europe’s ‘bog bodies’ and sheds new light on our prehistoric past has scooped its second prestigious international award.

Open Day

Missed our Open Day?

Considering applying to Cardiff University for a course starting in 2017? There is still chance to visit us and get a taste of student life at Cardiff University on our Campus Visit on Saturday 3 December.