Cardiff and Wales

Cardiff is a thriving, beautiful city that’s widely recognised as an outstanding place in which to live and study.

It combines all the advantages of a compact, friendly and inexpensive location with the cultural and recreational facilities of a modern capital city.

Wales Millennium Centre


Lively, elegant, confident, cosmopolitan, Cardiff caters for a variety of tastes, offering everything from the excitement of a vibrant city life to the peace and tranquility of the nearby coast and countryside.

Beach coastline


A unique and friendly country, with some of the most spectacular natural scenery in the world and a rich historical tradition to explore.

Facts and figures

  • 30,180 students
  • 330 parks and gardens
  • 354,300 people