Part-time courses for adults

Be inspired by our range of part-time courses at levels and times to suit you.

You can also study towards qualifications and we provide pathways to study an undergraduate degree with the University.

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Reasons to study with us

Find out why studying a short course with us is the right choice.

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Pathways to a degree

We have developed a number of pathways to help you study for a degree at Cardiff University.

Latest news

Emma Yhnell

Charles Darwin Award Lecture

2 July 2018

Dr Emma Yhnell, from the University’s Neuroscience and Mental Health Research Institute, has been chosen by the British Science Association (BSA) to deliver one of this year’s prestigious Award Lectures.

Michelle Deininger

Finding a place to belong: a working-class lecturer’s journey

2 May 2018

In the 1990s, I was a working-class kid, from a council estate just outside Oxford, where no one went to sixth form, let alone university. I remember having a massive silver sports bag, a huge purple puffy coat, and a perm.

Continuing Professional education ceremony

Continuing education – an embodiment of our civic mission

23 April 2018

The department has evolved greatly. Nowadays Continuing Education provides many part-time courses for the public...

How to enrol

Find out how to enrol on your course online, by post or in person.

Funding and paying for your learning

Schemes available and criteria required if you are looking for financial assistance.

Spanish language break

Enrol on a short term language course this summer

Available in Chinese, French, German, Italian and Spanish at different levels.