Cardiff University has a long history of welcoming students from Colombia and we are looking to develop our links and profile throughout the country.
Lisa Hayward, International Officer for Cardiff University will be visiting Bogota, Medellin and Cali from 17-27th November.
Lisa will be available at the following events. For an individual appointments, email: HaywardL7@cardiff.ac.uk
Expo Estudiante Fair Medellin
Date: Thursday 20 November
Time: 15:00 - 20:00
Venue: Plaza Mayor Medellín, Calle 41 No. 55-80
Europosgrados Fair Bogota
Date: Saturday 22 & Sunday 23 November
Time: 14:30 - 19:30
Venue: Centro de Convenciones, Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada, Calle 26A No. 13A-10
Studies Planet fair Bogota
Date: Monday 24 November
Time: 17:00 - 21:00
Venue: Lancaster House Paralela Autonorte #106B – 28
Europosgrados Fair Cali
Date: Tuesday 25 November
Time: 15:00 - 20:00
Venue: Hotel Dann Cartlon Cali, Carrera 2 No. 1-60
International Foundation Programme
- Completion of the Título de Bachiller Académico with an overall score of 75+
- A-levels, IB, Foundation course or completion of year 1 of a relevant bachelor’s degree
- 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
A relevant English language qualification is also required — normally a minimum of 6.5 IELTS or iBT TOEFL 90, 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:
Bogota - Carrera 18 No. 86A-14 Oficina 209
BOGOTA Centro Chico
Celular: 304- 4231473
UK - International Office
Kemp House 152 City Road, London EC1V 2NX
Mobile Phone: +44 7590561007
Tel: +44 (0)20 8133 3172
359 Goswell Road
London EC1V 7JL
Mobile: +44 (0)7877254370/+44 (0)7956253150
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.
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
Admissions: Vicky Ucele
Telephone: +44(0)29 2087 4885