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
Find out about your surroundings, the many societies and sports on offer, how to get help and support, and meet and make new friends.
We are here to help with any questions you have, challenges you may face and to help you get the most out of your university experience.
Adjusting to life at University, looking after yourself and where to get support.
Find out more about how we communicate with you.
Cardiff is an accessible city with plenty of open and green spaces to enjoy. It is very easy to get around the campus and city on foot or bicycle, without the need to use public transport.
Learn about work experience, careers, and enhancing your CV so you can start preparing for your future.
Open up a world of new destinations, inspiring cultures and exciting career options by signing up for a free language course.
We offer more than 60 sports clubs ranging from football and tennis to martial arts and watersports.
Providing an exciting mix of entertainment, clubs and societies, as well as a range of welfare, advice and information services.
Find out more about the opportunities available to you through the Welsh language with the Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol.
Club nights, fairs, activities and more. Find out about Freshers' 2021 on the Students' Union website.
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Your guide to preparing for university and making the most of student life when you arrive.