International students

Living and studying in Cardiff  will be very different to your life in your home country, but there are plenty of ways to help you adjust to being in the UK.

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Medical treatment

Information on registering with a doctor/dentist, disability and dyslexia services, sports facilities, medication, organ donation in Wales and how to stay safe.

Wallace Lecture Theatre

Studying in the UK

Find out more about academic life in the UK, how to improve your study skills, along with where to find academic and English language support.

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Working in the UK

Find out more about the employment restrictions that apply to those students who are visa holders.

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Personal safety

The majority of international students enjoy a positive and rewarding experience during their stay in Cardiff, but like all cities you have to be sensible.

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Practising your religion

We have a strong history of diversity in faith and culture, and welcome students from a wide variety of backgrounds.

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Campus life

Make the most of the exciting opportunities and experiences that are open to you both on campus and in the vibrant capital of Wales.