Risso's dolphin tangled in plastic bag

Turning the tide on plastic pollution

Working towards a cleaner ocean

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Undergraduate open day - 6 July

​Your chance to explore the campus, meet our lecturers, talk to current students and get a feel for student life in the vibrant capital of Wales.

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Welsh Government master’s funding for 2018/19

Tuition fee discount of £3,400 for eligible Welsh and EU students starting a master’s degree in September 2018.

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We're moving to an exciting new city centre location alongside BBC Cymru Wales to build stronger industry links and boost student employability.

Artist's impression of a large lecture theatre within the new building. Study

We're moving to an exciting new city centre location alongside BBC Cymru Wales to build stronger industry links and boost student employability.

Some of my lecturers were some of the most interesting people I have ever met, and the friends I made at Cardiff University will be with me for life.

Alice Gray (BSc 2013)
From study to STEMinist blogger
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The importance of research into Osteoarthritis

Dr Valerie Sparkes is giving a free lecture as part of the Volvo Ocean Race’s Public Education Programme.

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Widening access to medicine

Our medical students have introduced a scheme to support local school pupils who dream of becoming a doctor.

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Academics at the forefront of research into Brexit

Our academics are playing a pivotal role in assessing the impact of Brexit.

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Stress in early life - the impact on mental illness

Children who are under constant stress can have damaging and irreversible effects that persist throughout adulthood.

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Shifting perspectives in sport

Commonwealth Games silver medallist Lewis Oliva talks about how his cycling has changed since starting his medicine degree.