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Cardiff University 4.36/ 5(181 student reviews)

One Favourable

studied Visual Neuroscience and Molecular Biology PhD at Cardiff University and says:

Cardiff is the best city for students! I want to stay here forever! A piece...

Overall rating: 4 5stars Read full review »

One Critical

studied at Cardiff University and says:

Not particularly enjoying my course and don't know what i want to do after ...

Overall rating: 2 5stars Read full review »
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8 people found this review useful.
Creoso Caerdydd Cardiff University
Male
Cardiff University
Philosophy Ba (Hons)

Overall rating: 5 5stars
Creoso Caerdydd
The Student Union is fab - hive of activity. The staff in my department were wonderful. The whole process took some adapting to but the university offered great support. Read full Cardiff University review »
Great Teaching and City! Cardiff University
Male
Cardiff University
Psychology Bsc (Hons)

Overall rating: 5 5stars
Great Teaching and City!
Good support from tutors and other university staff. Convenient and plentiful library resources. Publicity about freshers week could have been better. Make sure you have an umbrella! Read full Cardiff University review »
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Cardiff University



Overall rating: 5 5stars
I love Cardiff uni
I love Cardiff Uni. Everybody should apply and come here. it is a great place to socialise and I absolutely love Cardiff as a town. Everyone is so friendly and I found it very easy to make friends here! Read full Cardiff University review »
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Cardiff University
Visual Neuroscience and Molecular Biology PhD


Overall rating: 5 5stars
I heart cardiff
I really do love cardiff uni. Join a club or society and it will be the best time of your life I can guarantee it! it is a great place to meet friends for life. Read full Cardiff University review »
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Cardiff University
Ancient History and English Literature BA (Hons)


Overall rating: 5 5stars
Cardiff Uni Review
Coming to university literally changes your life. you are introduced to so many new people. and it is probably your first time away from home, so you get the change to completely re-invent yourself. Come to Cardiff with an open mind and try new thing... Read full Cardiff University review »
1 person found this review useful.
Amazing uni Cardiff University
Male
Cardiff University
European Union Studies (4 Years) Bscecon (Hons)

Overall rating: 5 5stars
Amazing uni
Amazing uni. Read full Cardiff University review »
6 people found this review useful.
Great uni! Cardiff University
Male
Cardiff University
Medicine (first-year entry) MBBCh (Hons)

Overall rating: 5 5stars
Great uni!
Great fun. Huge leap at first meeting all the new people, but you soon get into the swing of things. Read full Cardiff University review »
1 person found this review useful.
Life-changing time of my life. Cardiff University
Male
Cardiff University
Genetic Counselling MSc

Overall rating: 5 5stars
Life-changing time of my life.
A life changing course. Demanding in ways that one wouldn't have believed but enjoyable. (nothing acheivable is easily gained). Read full Cardiff University review »
First year review Cardiff University
Cardiff University
Social Science Research Methods (Sociology (Global Political Economy)) MSc


Overall rating: 5 5stars
First year review
Te university course is good with returners who engage the students. The night life and wide range of facilities provides everyone with a chance to get involved. There's always people at hand who will help with any situation. Read full Cardiff University review »
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Cardiff University
Social Science Research Methods (Sociology (Global Political Economy)) MSc


Overall rating: 5 5stars
Review of Cardiff University
The course I am doing at the moment is really interesting and there is plenty of choices here in Cardiff to suit you. Cardiff Uni has an amazing night life and the city is a great place for shopping. The uni facilities are great and there is somethin... Read full Cardiff University review »

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Average ratings for
Cardiff University

  • 4.4 Overall Rating
  • 3.9 Course & Lecturers
  • 4.0 Accommodation
  • 4.6 City Life
  • 4.1 Uni Facilities
  • 4.3 Clubs & Societies
  • 4.3 Student Union
  • 4.0 Job Prospects

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