in the heart of a thriving capital city
of our graduates were in employment and/or further study, due to start a new job or course, or doing other activities, such as travelling.
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
Things to know and do in preparation for student life.
What to consider before you move in to your residence in Cardiff.
Opening a student bank account, living costs, funding your time here and where to get support.
Tell us if you have a disability such as long-term physical health conditions, specific learning difficulties, autism spectrum conditions, and mental health conditions.
We are changing the way remote study will be made available for 2021/22, to support students who may still be facing coronavirus (COVID-19) related challenges this academic year.
Immunisation advice for new students.
All the information you need to get started learning, studying, and collaborating online.
Learn what you can expect from us and Cardiff University Students’ Union and the role that you have in making the most of your time with us.
Information for new healthcare students.
Our online orientation programme, Cardiff Student Welcome, provides a high-level overview of topics like mental health, study skills, and Welsh life so you’re fully prepared for your time with us.
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Your guide to preparing for university and making the most of student life when you arrive.