More than a place to study

Art, culture, sport, entertainment, outstanding scenery - Wales's capital city has it all.

Discover your Cardiff
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Got your exam results?

We have places available for entry in September 2017.

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Undergraduate open days

We have open days in September and October - come along and explore the exciting opportunities available to you.

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Our new Centre for Student Life is a £50m development that will be home to services and facilities to support our students during their time with us.

Centre for Student Life front elevation architect visuals Study

Our new Centre for Student Life is a £50m development that will be home to services and facilities to support our students during their time with us.

The international aspect of Cardiff University allowed me to meet people from different countries, getting to know their cultures and knowledge.

Adalberto Garcia, Colombia
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EU Referendum - one year on

Dr Rachel Minto charts the last 12 months of the Welsh Brexit journey, and considers the progress made and what comes next for Wales.

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On the Maes

Explore the events we'll be hosting at the 2017 Eisteddfod where we celebrate our connections to Wales and beyond.

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Coming to Cardiff in September?

Find out what you need to do before you get here and information, advice and support on settling in to student life.

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Give back to the University community

At Cardiff University, our worldwide alumni community plays an active role in our ambitious future. Find out how you could get involved.

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Barriers to running revealed

In an age when the nation’s health is under constant scrutiny our researchers and clinical experts investigated what motivated people to run and what the barriers to exercise are.