Non-standard applications for postgraduate study
Some of our taught postgraduate programmes have a different application process.
Find out more about applying and where to get further information.
Graduate Diploma in Law (full-time)
Legal Practice Course (LPC)
Applications for the MA in Social Work must be made through UCAS (Universities and Colleges Admissions Service) through their website or by telephoning 0371 468 0468.
Although this is a postgraduate programme, when applying through UCAS you will need to apply through their undergraduate application system. When applying you will need the following information:
Institution code: C15
Course code: L508
Campus code: -
Institution code name: CARDF
Short form of course: MA/SW
The application form should include details of the essential qualifications, as well as a considered personal statement that demonstrates how the candidate has gained an understanding of social care and social work through their experience.
Candidates could also address their self-motivation in study, analytical skills and critical reasoning in their statement. An academic or practice related reference should also be included.
The application documentation submitted will form the basis of the decision whether or not to call for interview.
Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed in person in Cardiff.