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Cardiff University has a long history of welcoming students from Colombia and we are looking to develop our links and profile throughout the country.

Popular courses for Colombian students in Cardiff include International Foundation Programmes, Business, Social Sciences, Engineering and Journalism.

Representatives from the International Office visit Columbia regularly throughout the year. Details of our next visit will appear here shortly.
For further information regarding our visits please contact us at

International Foundation Programme
  • Completion of the Título de Bachiller Académico with an overall score of 75+
Undergraduate courses
  • A-levels, IB, Foundation course or completion of year 1 of a relevant bachelor’s degree
Postgraduate courses
  • Licenciatura with a promedio (GPA) of 3.5 / 5.0 or average of 70%+
Postgraduate research programmes

If you are applying for research programmes from Colombia, you will be required to provide evidence that you have already carried out research, usually via the successful completion of a relevant masters' degree.

You will need to have successfully completed the Maestría in Colombia with a promedio (GPA) of at least 3.5

English language

A relevant English language qualification is also required — normally a minimum of 6.5 IELTS, however, this may vary from course to course.

If you are unsure of your qualifications or entry requirements please contact the International Office.

The following educational agents represent Cardiff University in Colombia and can help you with your application:

MAGA Connection
Bogota - Carrera 18 No. 86A-14 Oficina 209
BOGOTA Centro Chico
Celular: 304- 4231473
Local: +5716540800

UK - International Office
Kemp House 152 City Road, London EC1V 2NX
Mobile Phone: +44 7590561007
Tel: +44 (0)20 8133 3172
Skype: maga.connection

Studies Planet
UK Office
8 Northumberland Avenue
London WC2N 5BY
Mobile: +44 (0)7877254370/+44 (0)7956253150
Skype: studiesplanet1

For the academic year 2014-15, Cardiff University’s School of Modern Languages is offering 2 competitive full-fee scholarships for Home and EU students (and an equivalent contribution towards fees for International students), each worth £5,730 (pro rata part time).

The scholarships are available to students wishing to study on one of the School’s Taught Masters Programmes.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, Puerto Rice, Uruguay, Venezuela, Spain and Portugal are eligible for funding. Students who are citizens of the listed countries but are currently studying at a British University may also apply.

In 2014-15 we will be offering the following taught Master’s Degrees which are eligible for scholarship funding:

  • MA European Studies
  • MA Translation Studies

Application process and deadlines

Please note you will not be eligible for funding until you are in receipt of an offer to study at Cardiff University. The How to Apply page contains information on entry requirements and the application process.

To apply please complete a Santander Universities Scholarship application form and return before the 1st September 2014 to:

Cardiff School of Modern Languages
Postgraduate Office
Admissions: Vicky Ucele
Telephone: +44(0)29 2087 4885


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I chose Cardiff primarily because it was identified as one of the best schools in the UK. I also did some research on the papers that the master’s degree students had produced which was really impressive and I wanted to be a part of that.

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Hi, I'm Lisa and I've recently joined Cardiff University as International Officer for South America.

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