Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff | South Wales

Sporty Diverse local nightlife Campus City

Ucas code: C20

Cardiff Met is situated in an exciting and modern city. It is a leading new university in Wales that offers a range of courses designed with your career in mind. It is always investing to provide its students with the best experience possible and students here feel it's a global university that goes the extra mile. Cardiff is ranked as one of the best value cities to study in within the UK.
Source:Cardiff Met Students' Union

What students say about this university

Dialog 331 comments (93 students)

How students describe this university

We asked more than 12,500 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Diverse local nightlife

83%

HIGH

Varied union activities

56%

LOW

Political

31%

LOW

Creative

56%

LOW

Sporty

82%

HIGH

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 93% MED
Average graduate salary £19.4k MED
Student score 80% MED

Overall student satisfaction

86%

of students are very or quite satisfied with this university

Number of students

12,850

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

63%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

32%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

49%

of students are female

Young / Mature

42%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

34%

of students here are from outside the UK

Student union satisfaction

67%

of students are very or quite satisfied with the student union

University images

  • Students at work

    Students at work

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  • Lecture

    Lecture

  • Graduation

    Graduation

  • Management building

    Management building

  • Library

    Library

  • Student Union

    Student Union

  • Sports Centre

    Sports Centre

  • Lecture At Cardiff Metropolitan

    Lecture At Cardiff Metropolitan

League table rankings

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Where it's located

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