in the heart of a thriving capital city
of our undergraduates enter employment or further study shortly after graduating
UK University for research quality
we are truly a global university
invested in our biggest campus upgrade for a generation
Working to make
a better future
for Wales and the world
Our researchers are driven by curiosity to learn new things. Their discoveries make a difference to lives in Wales, the UK and internationally.
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Got a question about student life, a course or what it's really like to study at Cardiff? Our team of student ambassadors are ready and waiting to answer any of your questions.
Art, culture, sport, entertainment, outstanding scenery – Cardiff offers more than just a place to study, it’s also a great place to live.
I chose Cardiff because it offers everything a student could possibly ask for – exemplary degree programmes, unstinted staff support and opportunities to pursue your other interests.
We're looking forward to welcoming you to campus for the start of the 2021/22 academic year. We're continuing to ensure our students have a safe and enjoyable time with us.
The creators of the 5k lockdown challenge, Run For Heroes, have launched a new virtual running event, #5kMay. Find out how to support Cardiff University research by participating in your own 5k this May.
In conversation with Jonathon Porritt CBE, who will give his views on climate action that must be taken in the next decade. Streaming live on Wednesday 19 May 2021 - Register for your free place.
Our educational resources and activities for pupils of all ages compliment the curriculum and can be used in the classroom or accessed online.