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News & Events

New film to raise awareness of the signs of ASD

15 June 2017

We are delighted to share The Birthday Party, a training film for professionals.

Honour for study which revealed 'intuitive' fire commanders

06 June 2017

Research improving how fire service commanders tackle major incidents has won an award for innovation.

Mental health risk assessment process wins award

06 June 2017

Cardiff University’s School of Psychology worked with Welsh Government to reduce the risk of suicide or physical harm to others for mental health service users.

Prof White paper discussed on Radio 4

31 May 2017

Prof Peter White’s recent paper in Psychological Bulletin was discussed on radio 4’s “All in the mind” programme this week.

Overall ranking

Pos. Institution GPA
1University of Oxford3.62
2Cardiff University3.52
3University of Cambridge3.51

Ranked 2nd in the UK our research on understanding behaviour and the causes of psychiatric and neurodegenerative disorders has confirmed our position as a world-leading centre of excellence for psychology, psychiatry and neuroscience.

Vacancies

We are one of the UK’s most innovative, ambitious, and successful universities and recognise that our success depends largely upon the commitment, energy and enthusiasm of our people.

PhD Studentships

There are a number of specific funded PhD studentships available to start in October 2017 - apply now!

These positions are competitive, just like applying for a job.

PG Loans for MSc study

If you are a prospective master’s student from the UK and starting your master’s degree in September 2017 or later, you may be able to apply for a postgraduate loan of up to £10,280 for your degree at Cardiff University.