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School of Modern Languages

Cardiff University boasts one of the largest and most dynamic modern languages schools in the UK.


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

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Research at the School of Modern Languages

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.

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"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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Cardiff University students attend literary event

8 April 2024

Students from Cardiff University have once again attended a literary event and played a part in awarding a prestigious French literary prize.

The work of our researchers covers a wide range of disciplines, including literary and visual studies, translation, multilingualism, critical theory, memory studies, history, social movements, and politics and policymaking.