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News & Events

Chief Scientific Adviser for Wales

30 January 2018

Professor Peter Halligan appointed to Chief Scientific Advisor for Wales.

Psychology graduate wins prestigious Jonathan Sime award

23 November 2017

Robert Hickman, who graduated from the School of Psychology this year, has been awarded the Jonathan Sime Award for his outstanding final year dissertation.

ClimateKeys in Cardiff

06 November 2017

Free public event combines original compositions with discussion about climate change, as part of the ClimateKeys project.

Cardiff named University of the Year

03 November 2017

Clean sweep for nominations at the Business and Education Partnerships Awards.

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.

Virtual Open Day

Have a look at our virtual open day where you can get a taster for what our open days are all about.

PhD Studentships

There are a number of specific funded PhD studentships available to start in October 2018 - 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 2018 or later, you may be able to apply for a postgraduate loan of up to £10,280 for your degree at Cardiff University.