Cardiff University

Founded in 1883, Cardiff University is ranked 5th in the UK for Research Excellence and is among the top 125 Universities in the world in the latest QS World Rankings.

About the University

Cardiff University is an international university with worldwide collaborations and international students from over 120 different countries. Cardiff is a member of the Russell Group of Britain’s top 24 leading research universities.

The student population is drawn from a variety of backgrounds, with students attracted from throughout Wales, the rest of the UK and world-wide. International students comprise some 17 per cent of the total student population.

Lively, confident, safe, compact, affordable and cosmopolitan, Cardiff caters to all tastes, offering everything from the excitement of a vibrant city life to the peace and tranquility of the nearby coast and countryside.

Students benefit from the combination of a small, friendly, inexpensive city with the cultural and recreational amenities of an ambitious and progressive capital city.

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Academic Courses

Cardiff University offers the following courses academic courses. To find out more click here

  • Architecture & Built Environment
  • Arts / Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Computer Sciences & Information Technology
  • Dentistry
  • Divinity
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Engineering
  • Health Sciences
  • Law
  • Management / Accounting / Business & Financial Services
  • Medicine
  • Natural Sciences