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Cardiff Metropolitan University

Diverse local nightlife Sporty City Campus

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
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What students say about this university

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How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 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.

Sporty

83%

HIGH

Political

37%

LOW

Varied union activities

54%

LOW

Diverse local nightlife

80%

HIGH

Creative

62%

MED

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 96% MED
Student satisfaction score 79% MED
Average graduate salary £18k LOW

Number of students

10,510

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

82%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

13%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

46%

of students are male

Young / Mature

17%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

15%

of students here are from outside the UK

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League table rankings

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