We apply critical thinking and practical knowledge in solving economic, environmental and social problems to address the grand challenges faced by human societies and places today.


We offer a full range of undergraduate, postgraduate taught and postgraduate research courses.


We play an internationally leading role in research and academic inquiry associated with the development, management and sustainability of cities, regions and rural spaces.

International map

International map

Explore our map to see where our students are from and where our alumni are working.

Glamorgan building committee rooms


We actively engage with a range of audiences and stakeholders, influencing the policy of international institutions, national government, local authorities, non-governmental and charity organisations.

World map


We have been awarded funding for a range of geography and planning research projects.


Sustainable housing and urban development

7 February 2017

Cardiff academic joins UN policy workshop in Belgrade

Front of Main Building, Cardiff University

Postgraduate Open Day

Our Postgraduate Open Day will provide you with an ideal opportunity to find out more about postgraduate study at Cardiff University.