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Why go to University?

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Many parents want to support their son or daughter in continuing their education. This guide will explain this process, starting with applying to university right through to employment prospects.

Life at Cardiff University

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Find out more about the where Cardiff Students live and study, the support that is available, financial information and university costs, as well as more about Cardiff social life.

Applying to Cardiff University

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Information on choosing a university, the application process, and notes on starting university.

Further information and sources

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You will find information on tuition fees, student loans and other financial assistance for students in these pages.

Tuition Fees and Student Support

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The following information is an overview of the fees, loans and grants in relation to Cardiff University.

Scholarships & Bursaries

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In order to ensure that we continue to recruit the very best students we are introducing more than 100 prestigious new scholarships.