Cardiff University

Cardiff University

Area Studies

This course will offer knowledge and expertise in subject-specific and generic skills, qualifying you for both academic and non-academic positions in a variety of organisations.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 degree award, or the overseas equivalent, in a relevant subject.

Course modules

The School has an exceptionally strong research culture with a strong reputation for the quality of the research produced and the growing number of research grants it is attracting; the School offers supervision across a wide range of research topics. Research areas: Africa; American politics; British politics; Catalan studies; Comparative politics; devolution; EU and European intergration; Europe and the wider world; France; Galician Studies; Germany; governance; Italy; Latin American studies; nationalism; political parties and party politics; Spain; territorial politics; Welsh politics; West European politics.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 3 years
MPhil Full-time - 3 years
MPhil Part-time - 5 years
PhD Part-time - 5 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cathays Park Campus Cardiff CF10 3AT Wales

Key information

Telephone number: 
029 208 70084