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Welcome to the Cardiff University website

Welcome to the Cardiff University website, we hope that you find it simple to use, with less clutter and faster routes to the content you really need. This help page aims to offer you advice on how to get the most out of the website and explain how you can give feedback or obtain help and support whilst using the site.

Main site areas

From the Cardiff University homepage you can access all of the main areas of the website. One of the most popular areas of the site is the 'For…' section. The 'For…' content is geared specifically to allow you to access the most relevant pages for you whether you are a prospective, international or current student, alumni or a member of staff.

The other main areas of the site are:

About – from here you can obtain lots of information about Cardiff University as well as accessing locations and maps.

Education - giving one-click access to our Academic Schools websites. The page also gives you direct access to learning and teaching content, including libraries, Blackboard, academic calendar and more.

Research - giving one-click access to each Academic School’s own Research pages, our Research Centres A-Z and profiling top Research news stories.

News – an up-to-date news centre with RSS feeds and news channels, covering all Cardiff University news stories.

Events - with RSS feeds, powerful events search and calendar view for all upcoming University events.

Navigating the site

You can navigate the site by clicking on any of the sections from the homepage; the main sections are all located on the global page header too. This means that wherever you are on the site you can return to one of those sections.

It is also possible to navigate by means of the A-Z located on the page header, giving you options to access the Main A-Z, Academic Schools A-Z or Divisions & Directorates A-Z. 

Questions & Feedback

We welcome feedback regarding our website and suggestions for future changes. You can send us your feedback by clicking on 'Feedback', which is located at the bottom of every page. You can also use the same facility to send us questions or ask for help and assistance.

Alternatively, you can e-mail us on