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School of Modern Languages

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We offer an impressive range of degree courses for those with an active interest in language and culture.

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Postgraduate taught

We offer a specialist Masters programme which offers training in the theory and practice of translation.

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Our research community of academics and scholars are committed to producing world-class research.

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International students

Find out how we support for our international students.

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Year abroad

Immerse yourself in another language and culture with a year abroad.

"I strongly recommend Cardiff, not only because of the School’s reputation, but also the countless chances it provides to participate in cultural exchanges."

Guojiao Lis, MA Translation Studies


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School of Modern Languages welcomes Olivette Otele to Cardiff

5 March 2019

This February, Professor Olivette Otele, the UK’s first black female history professor was invited to speak to staff and students at Cardiff University.

Explore what it means to communicate in multiple languages in a variety of contexts, and discover your inner translator.