Founded in 1883, Cardiff is established as one of Britain’s leading universities.
Our research has global impact and is led by world-class staff who share their knowledge through teaching.
We aim to educate our students to the highest standards and support them through the transition to independent learning.
Cardiff is an international University - from worldwide collaborations to the students we welcome from over 100 different countries.
“The University is as confident and forward-looking as the city it’s located in, and has an excellent reputation for the quality of its teaching and research.”
Guardian University Guide 2013
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Find out more about the University
Facts & figures
Discover just some of the ways in which the University is helping Wales to succeed.
University for all
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36 hours in Cardiff
The Annual Review highlights some of the University's recent achievements, successes and distinctions.
Our ambition is to be among the top 100 universities in the world and top 20 in the UK. Read about our strategic direction and focus on research, education, international and engagement.
Visit The Way Forward website
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