Prepare for a Master's at Cardiff
The Pre-Master's prepares you for success on a postgraduate degree at Cardiff University. The route is for Business, Social Sciences and Humanities subjects, with sub-routes related to your chosen degree subject.
You will study a combination of English language preparation and subject-specific content, and progress to a Master's degree when you complete the programme and achieve the required grades.
- Entry Points: September, November (Enhanced Induction) or January
- Length: 2 semesters
- Study mode: On campus
Check our academic and English language entry requirements
Visit the Fees page for full details.
Who is the Pre-Master's for?
The Pre-Master's programme is designed for international students who would like to study a postgraduate degree at Cardiff University. If you don't have the grades required for direct entry and you need to improve your English, or you want extra support as you begin your university experience, it could be a great choice for you.
of students who completed their Pre-Masters Programme and achieved the required grades were offered a place at Cardiff University in 2022.
Business, Social Sciences and Humanities
Work towards studying your Master’s degree in a wide range of subjects including Business Management, Education, Journalism and Sustainability, Planning and Environmental Policy. There are three routes: Business Management, Social Sciences and Humanities, and Human Geography and Planning.