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Welsh Varsity 2017

Cardiff University takes its responsibilities to the city and to the local community extremely seriously.

Independent Review into issues of Racial Equality at Cardiff University’s School of Medicine - 25 January 2017

Professor Dinesh Bhugra’s report examining issues of Racial Equality at Cardiff University’s School of Medicine is published today

Planning decision deferred - 23 November 2016

The City of Cardiff Council has deferred the planning decision on Cardiff University’s request to begin construction on a landmark building at the heart of its Cathays Campus

Amended: Independent Review to Investigate Issues of Racial Equality - 28 September 2016

Cardiff University has appointed a Panel to undertake an independent review to investigate issues of racial equality

Independent Review: Panel Chair and Members - 8 August 2016

Cardiff University has appointed a Panel to undertake an independent review to investigate issues of racial equality.

Independent review – 8 June 2016

Statement regarding the announcement of an Independent review.

Cardiff University medical students - 14 March 2016

Statement regarding Cardiff University medical students.

Attacks in Jakarta - 14 January 2016

Statement regarding Cardiff University students in Jakarta.

Investigation under section 17 of the Welsh Language Act 1993 – 9 May 2017

Statement regarding the Welsh Language Commissioner’s report

Cardiff University’s Main Building - Update - 3 May 2017

From tomorrow, 3 May, Main Building, including the Science Library, will be open as usual except for the Chemistry laboratories in rooms 1.85 to 1.89 on the first floor. The refectory (Main Building restaurant) will be closed until further notice.

Cardiff University’s Main Building

All staff and students have been evacuated safely and we are in contact with relevant emergency services and University security.

Germaine Greer – Hadyn Ellis lecture

Statement regarding Germaine Greer – Hadyn Ellis lecture

Sexual assaults - 25 September 2015

Statements for media in response to enquiries about sexual assaults in Cardiff.

Donations to Cardiff University - 16 September 2015

Letter to the Editor of the Western Mail in response to media coverage about donations to Cardiff University.

Media Coverage – Micro-organisms and the Philae Comet - 7 July 2015

Recent media coverage of a press release issued by the Royal Astronomical Society

MEDIC Forward - 22 May 2015

Media statements in response to enquiries about the School of Medicine's MEDIC Forward transformational project.

Outcome of University investigation into P & O Ferries incident - 19 May 2015

Cardiff University and Cardiff Medicals RFC have joined forces in a bid to ensure drunken anti-social behaviour is not repeated. 

Research involving animals - 27 April 2015

All of our research involving animals is aimed at the alleviation of human and veterinary disease through the advancement of medical, dental, biological and veterinary understanding.

Cardiff University Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) qualification - 10 April 2015

The General Dental Council (GDC) and Cardiff University, working together, have identified a technical issue with the Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) qualification.

Safety grilles - 8 October 2014

The decision to erect grilles was taken in the interests of health and safety.

Response to BBC enquiry regarding asbestos in halls of residence - 20 August 2014

We hold the health, safety and security of our students in the highest priority.

Annual meeting of Court - 10 April 2014

At the annual meeting of Court (10 April) members raised the question of whether Professor Sir Martin Evans could serve a second term.

Industrial action - 3 December 2013

The University has taken steps to minimise the impact and plan to maintain services as far as possible.

Research involving animals - September 2013

Cardiff University strongly supports the intention and purpose of the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986.

British Universities & Colleges Sport (BUCS) rule change

Cardiff Medics teams will be able to compete in the BUCS competition next season.

Measles and mumps: advice, treatment and inoculation

Students of Cardiff University have been informed that a student has received a confirmed diagnosis of measles.

Outcome of academic research misconduct investigation - 10 April 2013

A Formal Investigation Panel has rejected allegations of research misconduct against Professor Paul Morgan and other members of his research group.

Changes to BUCS Rules

Cardiff University believes that all its students should have the option of being able to represent the University at the highest level across the range of sports on offer.

Declaration on Openness on Animal Research

Cardiff University has joined others in the UK biosciences sector as signatory to the Declaration of Openness.

Statement from the University on its Highly Trusted Sponsor status

The recent action by UK Border Agency (UKBA) against London Metropolitan University will not affect international students who are coming to Cardiff University in September 2012.

Statement about The Daily Telegraph investigation - 2 July 2012

Cardiff University takes very seriously the issues raised by The Daily Telegraph’s investigation.

Cardiff University and the University of Wales

Cardiff University is not a member of the University of Wales, it exercises full independent authority for the quality and standards of the degrees it awards to its students.

Statement on Behalf of St David's Day Group

Collectively the St David’s Day Group is appalled by the latest revelations about certain institutions whose qualifications are validated by the University of Wales.

Undergraduate Tuition Fees - 11 July 2012

Today (Monday 11 July 2011), Cardiff University has welcomed the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales’ decision to accept its proposed fee level of £9,000 per annum for full-time Home and EU undergraduates joining the University from 2012-13.

Venue booking for Jody McIntyrne talk - 17 February 2011

While the University has no objection to the talk, the timings make staffing the event impossible.

Statement on the occupation of the Large Shandon Lecture Theatre - 25 November 2010

The University fully respects the right of peaceful protest and freedom of expression for all its staff and students.

The International Academy of Voice at Cardiff University - 1 June 2010

The International Academy of Voice at Cardiff University will be closed at the end of the calendar year.

Statement of Outcomes - Joint Scrutiny Group of Council and Senate - 23 June 2009

The Scrutiny Group received a delegation from the ‘Campaign to Save the Humanities in the Centre of Lifelong Learning’ .

Statement of Outcomes - Joint Scrutiny Group of Council and Senate - 15 June 2009

The Scrutiny Group established by the Council and Senate of Cardiff University to review recent proposals for changes to the Centre for Lifelong Learning has met for the first time (12 June 2009).

Cardiff Centre for Lifelong Learning - Council Meeting - 18 May 2009

At the recent meeting of Council, the University's governing body, members considered the proposals for the Centre for Lifelong Learning.