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More support for adoptive families in Wales

17 July 2017

The Wales Adoption Cohort Study was led by the School of Psychology and the research has been featured in a report on the ITV News website.

PhD student Jialin Fan awarded prize for best student paper

07 July 2017

PhD student Jialin Fan has been awarded a prize for the best student paper at the 1st International Symposium on Human Mental Workload (H-Workload 2017, Dublin).

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.

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.