News and features

Close up book pages

Women and Welsh literature

12 November 2015

Conference celebrates Welsh women’s writing

Llamau KTP awards

Wales homeless partnership wins top award

12 November 2015

A pioneering partnership which has helped improve the lives of homeless young people in Wales has won a UK ‘Best of the Best’ award

Child Research

Educational challenges facing Wales’s looked-after children

11 November 2015

Study highlights that just 2.4% of looked-after children progress to university

Colin Riordan and Matthew Allen

Communication award for early career researcher

9 November 2015

University researcher picks up inaugural communication award for engaging the public with astrophysics

innovation award for gold catalyst

Global innovation award for gold catalyst

9 November 2015

Cardiff Catalysis Institute picks up global award for developing a pioneering new catalyst to manufacture vinyl chloride

people walking in corridor blurred colours

Role of social science in society to be showcased by university

9 November 2015

Programme of events to celebrate UK-wide Festival of Social Sciences

University of the year

Cardiff wins ‘University of the Year’

5 November 2015

Cardiff University scooped four prizes – including University of the Year – at last night’s Business and Education Partnerships Awards

Avalanche

Past earthquakes play a role in future landslides

3 November 2015

University-led research could help predict areas susceptible to devastating landslides

Cubric scanner 7T

Wales’s most powerful MRI scanner arrives

2 November 2015

New £6M scanner to detect disease inside the brain

Mosque in Dubai

University research into faith relations commended by Archbishop of Canterbury

29 October 2015

Recommendations to improve relations between faith groups and local government planning systems supported.