Cardiff University

Cardiff University

Medieval British Studies

The course offers knowledge and expertise for a variety of careers relating to this subject area, including Phd programmes, journalism, teaching, media research (media, commercial, academic), and publishing.

Entry requirements

A 1st or 2.1 in history, English, Welsh, archaeology or other appropriate degree. applicants should include with their application a brief statement (200-500 words) of the topic upon which they hope to write their dissertation. Students whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Students undertake the core modules and then choose from a variety of options for the remaining credits.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include dissertation.

Sponsorship information

A limited number of bursaries for Master's degree will be awarded (home/EU/overseas); students eligible for an AHRB or a research council postgraduate studentship must apply for an award from the scheme for which they are eligible if they are to be considered for a School of History and Archaeology bursary.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,850 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 14,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 7,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 2,925 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

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

Key information

Telephone number: 
029 2087 5653