At Cardiff Metropolitan University, we develop students into creative, skilful and sought-after graduates, with 94% securing employment or entering further study within six months of graduating*. Located in a vibrant capital city, we offer a wide range of courses across our five academic schools of Art & Design, Education, Health Sciences, Management and Sport.
*Destination of Leavers from Higher Education 2014
What do students think?
There are many reasons why our students choose to study with us. We’re located in a vibrant capital city; our student experience is award winning; and we’ve got a reputation for quality – but don’t just take our word for it, watch our new video and see what our recent graduates and current students have to say!
Making a decision to apply to university isn't just about choosing the most appropriate course. You'll also need to decide where you want to spend the next few years of your life.
We place our students at the heart of our activities and it is our aim to continually enhance your student experience. Watch our video as we explore our fantastic city with our students and see why our city is a great place to call your home.
You can also visit our Student Life web pages to see how current students are enjoying their time with us in Cardiff.
We run undergraduate Open Days for each of five academic schools:
Watch our video to get a taste of what you can expect when you come and visit us.
Employability & Careers
All of our courses are designed with your career in mind. Professional accreditations, work placements, sandwich years, visiting lecturers from business and industry, and opportunities to study aboard are all aimed at developing your professional and personal skills to ensure your career prospects are maximised upon graduation.
This focus on employability and graduate opportunities has ensured that over 94% of our graduates enter employment or further study within six months of graduation.*
*Destination of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) Survey 2014
Going to university and moving away from home for the first time can be a daunting experience. Whether you're looking for a place in on-campus halls, or need help to find private rented accommodation, our accommodation team are on hand to help make you feel at home - from the moment you apply, to the day you move in.
Watch our video to find out more, as well hear about the 'Met Rider' - one of the largest university bus services in the UK.