• Sophomore, Junior, Senior
• 3.0 cumulative GPA
• If English is not your first language, please contact for assistance with supplemental information that you may be required to submit with your application
• Open to UW-Madison degree-seeking students.


Biosciences, business, Center for Lifelong Learning, chemistry, computer science, Earth and ocean science, engineering, English and communication, history and archeology - ancient history, journalism, media and cultural studies, mathematics, music, physics, politics (based in School of European Studies), psychology, religious and theological studies, social sciences, Welsh

Classroom Language



Student residences

Program Duration

Academic year: Early October - Mid June
Fall semester: Early October - Late January**
Spring semester: Late January - Mid June

**The Fall Semester in Cardiff University ends at the end of January, with exams taking place in January. However, all teaching finishes before the winter break. Alternative assessment methods may apply for Fall students who will not be returning for exams after winter break. This depends on the modules chosen. Students interested in Fall semester only must check with the Cardiff Study Abroad Office to see if the modules they choose have alternative assessment.

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Spring 2014-15  10/3/2014
Fall 2015-16  3/13/2015
Year 2015-16  3/13/2015

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

Questions about this program?
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Wales, Cardiff
Cardiff University

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Cardiff University's commitment to innovation and excellence combined with its outstanding central location at the heart of the city's elegant civic centre make it an excellent choice for study abroad students. Cardiff, with the vibrancy of the city and its friendly, down-to-earth nature, is one of the finest places to study in the UK.

Since 1883 Cardiff has established itself as one of Britain's leading universities. It is an internationally-renowned university which attracts students and staff from throughout the UK and from more than 100 overseas countries.

Cardiff is internationally recognized as being among the very top tier of Britain's research intensive universities and is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of leading universities. Research is undertaken in all 28 academic schools and the vast majority of the University's academic staff is working in areas which are acknowledged by independent assessors as undertaking work of national and international significance.