New postgraduate taught programmes

Our extensive and innovative portfolio of postgraduate programmes is constantly updated and extended to reflect the latest research and developments.

Cultural and Creative Industries (MA)

Our MA Cultural and Creative Industries programme reflects contemporary knowledge, theory, practice and research at the forefront of academic and professional study in the creative industries, aiming to produce graduates who have the skills and competencies needed to meet the dynamic challenges of this sector.

Human Resource Management (MSc) Part-time

This academically challenging course is designed to provide you with the knowledge and expertise, and the professional CIPD qualification, needed for a successful career in Human Resources.

International Planning and Urban Design (MSc)

This MSc will provide you with a broad education in international planning and a specialism in urban design, enabling you to acquire the knowledge and critical understanding to make a significant contribution to the management and design control processes of cities.

Mathematics (MSc)

Our MSc Mathematics delves into the fascinating, challenging and elegant world of mathematics; taking your skillset and knowledge base from a BSc in Mathematics (or similar) towards a point where you can embark on original research in pure and applied mathematics.

Advanced Chemistry (MSc)

This programme is designed to provide graduates with advanced knowledge, understanding and skills, enabling them to contribute within many areas of industry, healthcare and research.

Environment and Development (MSc)

This MSc in Environment and Development aims to investigate, question and explore alternatives to the prevailing tensions and interdependencies between development and socio-ecological systems.

Clinical Optometry (MSc)

This challenging and rewarding master's programme focuses on your personal development as a professional who leads, manages and develops ophthalmic practice roles and models of care delivery.

Global Culture and Creativity

Our MA in Global Culture and Creativity will enable you to develop research analysis on the 21st century cultural industries and creative economy, based on cultural diversity and individual creativity.

MSc Children's Psychological Disorders

The MSc in Children's Psychological Disorders will equip you with a thorough theoretical understanding of the psychological factors that cause and maintain emotional and behavioural problems in children.

MSc Building and Infrastructure Information Modelling (BIM) for Smart Engineering

This MSc will provide you with the necessary training, skills and hands-on experience to become successful in the dynamic and highly competitive fields of BIM and smart engineering.

Software Engineering

On this one-year programme based at the National Software Academy in Newport, students will undertake practical development using current leading edge commercial tools and techniques and be exposed to direct industrial involvement in a dynamic commercial-like environment.

Public Leadership

The MSc in Public Leadership will be a unique, challenge-based learning programme that reflects our commitment to our Public Value strategy.

Science Communication (MSc) (full-time)

An interdisciplinary science communication degree offered jointly with the School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies, and Science Made Simple, a science communication organisation based in Cardiff.

Stem Cell Neurobiology (MRes)

Develop your knowledge and understanding of this fast growing field of modern bioscience with an innovative and practical Masters programme.

Therapeutic Prescribing for Optometrists

This course will provide optometrists with a broad education in prescribing practice that will equip them with the necessary knowledge and skills to enhance their career and contribute effectively to extended professional roles.

Computational Methods in Architecture

This course addresses the need for creative professionals who are equipped with the IT skills, digital fabrication skills, simulation software skills, or the ability to design custom-software development tools to solve unique design problems.

Sustainable Supply Chain Management (MSc)

The MSc Sustainable Supply Chain Management aims to provide the skills to enable supply chain managers of the future to thrive in this dynamic environment.

Coming Soon

The following programmes are currently going through the approval process. Contact us to be the first to find out when these are open for applications:

Clinical Leadership and Leading Change in Cardiology (MSc)

This part-time MSc in Clinical Leadership and Change Management in Cardiology is an interprofessional e-learning programme for healthcare professionals involved in the care of patients with cardiac conditions who have successfully completed the Cardiff University Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Leadership and Change Management in Cardiology.

Clinical Leadership and Leading Change in Cardiology (PgDip)

This part-time PgDip in Clinical Leadership and Leading Change in Cardiology is an interprofessional e-learning programme for healthcare professionals involved in the care of patients with cardiac conditions.

Digital Documentaries (MA)

Documentaries are a vital, successful and constantly evolving media, with growing places for their screening.  Our MA in Digital Documentaries will enable you to integrate the theory and practice of documentary film and to turn your ideas into innovative films for a variety of audiences.

Social Data Science (MSc)

The MSc has been designed to provide you with the data collection, transformation, modelling and interpretation skills required to make sense of online behaviours, interactions and populations using Big Social Data.