Cardiff

Wales Millennium Centre
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.

Chapter Arts Centre

Cultural attractions

Cardiff has a rich, cultural heritage for you to explore and enjoy.

Wales Millennium Centre

Entertainment

As a capital of Wales, Cardiff has the range of entertainment and nightlife you would expect of a modern city.

Cardiff Bay

Location and transport

Cardiff is located on the coast of South Wales, approximately 145 miles west of London, with excellent transport links.

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Shopping

Cardiff has one of the UK's biggest shopping centres with around 40 million shoppers each year.

Principality Stadium against a bright blue sky.

Sports

Sport is a big part of the culture of Cardiff and going to see an event or match is a quintessential part of studying abroad here.

Clapboard with 'Doctor Who: Director - Joe Ahearne, Camera - Ernie Vincze' printed on it

TV and film

One of Cardiff's fastest-growing industries. Shows like Doctor Who and Sherlock are filmed in Cardiff.

Campus map

Where is Cardiff?

Cardiff is in south Wales, about two hours by train from London.