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Cardiff University is made up of two large, well-located campuses.

Cathays Park campus

Students at Cathays Park campusStudents walking along Park Place in the middle of the Cathays Park campus

With wide leafy avenues and elegant Portland stone buildings, Cathays Park is an inspiring place to study.

  • 22 academic schools
  • In city centre
  • Students' Union
  • Recent £200m refurbishment
  • Several residences nearby

This lively campus at the centre of the city has all the facilities you will need. It includes over twenty academic schools, a large Students’ Union building, state-of-the-art facilities and wide-ranging sports, social and entertainment provision.

Heath Park campus

Students at Heath Park campusOutside the Cochrane Building on the Heath Park campus

Heath Park is a dedicated healthcare campus with state of the art facilities.

  • All healthcare schools
  • Sports facilities
  • Cafe and bar
  • Hall of residence on site

This is the healthcare campus in the north of the city, with five schools on the same site as the University Hospital of Wales. There is an excellent selection of amenities and services within easy reach, including a Students’ Union presence.

The future: Campus Horizons

Campus Horizons is a series of major development projects including an entirely new research campus.

About Campus Horizons

Biosciences buildingNew Biosciences building

Cancer Genetics buildingNew Cancer Genetics building

Campus life

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