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Open Days and visits for postgraduate study

An ideal opportunity to find out more about postgraduate study at Cardiff University.

Our next virtual postgraduate open day will take place on Wednesday 23 June 2021 (11:00-14:00).

At the event you’ll have the chance to watch our talks, take part in live chat sessions and ask us questions about topics such as postgraduate funding, accommodation and student wellbeing and support. The event will be hosted by our postgraduate recruitment team, staff from our academic Schools and student support services alongside some of our current postgrad students, so you’ll be able to get the advice you need from those who know best.

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Event programme

Here’s an overview of what will be taking place:

Live chat drop-in sessions (all available between 12:00 and 14:00)

  • Accommodation
  • Careers and employability
  • Funding advice and information
  • How to apply
  • International student advice and information
  • Languages for all
  • Postgraduate research information
  • Student support
  • Students’ Union

General talks

  • Postgraduate study at Cardiff University
  • How to fund your master’s as a UK student at Cardiff University (11:05-11:20)
  • International study at Cardiff University (11:05-11:20)
  • Accommodation (11:25-11:40)
  • How to apply (11:45-12:00)

Programme/subject talks

Many of our academic schools will be running programme/subject-specific talks on the day. Further details will be confirmed soon.

A full event programme with timings for all activities will be published on this page over the upcoming days. In the meantime, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us for any query relating to postgraduate study at Cardiff University.

Postgraduate life on Cathays Park Campus

Although we can’t welcome you into our buildings in person at the moment, why not watch our video to get a feel for what postgraduate study is like at Wales’ only Russell Group university?

Postgrad Life on Cathays Park campus

Virtual Open Day

Virtual Open Day

Discover our exciting courses, speak with our staff and students and get a feel for what it’s like to study in the capital city of Wales — all from the comfort of your own home.

Campus tours

Campus tours

Join us on a tour of our Cathays Park campus, so you can see for yourself why Cardiff was voted one of the top ten most beautiful universities in the UK (The Times Higher Education, 2018).

Postgrad Café

Postgrad Café

Find out about postgraduate study in a relaxed, informal setting at our Postgrad Cafés.

Fairs and events

Fairs and events

An overview of fairs and exhibitions that representatives from Cardiff University will be attending during the 2020/21 academic year.

Plan your visit

Plan your visit

How to get here, what to do when you arrive, where to eat on campus; we've put together some practical advice to help you make the most of your visit.

"The Open Day is the perfect opportunity to find out all you can about your course, the campus, the people and the city. Here are my top tips on how to get the most out of the Open Day."

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