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Department of Welsh and Celtic Studies

There has never been a more exciting time to study Welsh. There is a growing demand from employers for graduates who have a qualification in the Welsh language.

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The department of Welsh and Celtic Studies is one of great eminence. From its foundation more than a century ago it has made an immense contribution to Welsh scholarship, literature and culture. Indeed, many scholarly studies in Celtic in several countries are based on work carried out at Bangor.

Subject Areas

Find out more about the subjects and course we offer within the department

Find out more about the subjects and course we offer within the department

Bangor University Main Arts building

Our Research

Bangor University’s contribution to the growth of modern Welsh and Celtic scholarship and learning is immense.

The University's Main Arts Building

Open Days

Join us on one of our Open Days - it's the best way to learn more about Bangor University and ask any questions you may have.

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Your experience as a student

You'll find a supportive community, an active social life and a location like no other.


If you have any questions or want to know more about any of our courses, please don't hesitate to contact us..

  School of Welsh and Celtic Studies, Bangor University, College Road, Bangor, LL57 2DG

  +44 (0) 1248  382287



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