University of Cardiff




The University


The University is one of the UK’s most popular and is an internationally recognised centre for teaching and research. It was founded in 1883 and is based in the very centre of Cardiff, the capital of Wales. Find out more about Cardiff University.


City of Cardiff


Cardiff is one of the UK’s most vibrant and dynamic cities with the atmosphere you would expect of a modern European metropolis. It is however also a friendly and safe city, compact and easy to walk around. Find out more about Cardiff.




Wales is a country with a unique culture, one of Europe’s oldest languages, an ancient heritage and some of the most breathtaking scenery in Britain. Find out more about Wales.


Cardiff offers a compelling student experience: Russell Group research credentials, the full gamut of traditional undergraduate degree courses and relatively affordable living with hot and cold running nightlife on tap.

Sunday Times University Guide