Cardiff Metropolitan University

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Cardiff Metropolitan University offers the opportunity to study in one of Europe's most dynamic and cosmopolitan capital city locations, without the high cost of living of most cities - plus Wales' beautiful coast and mountains are on the doorstep. The city is young, prosperous and vibrant, full of character and atmosphere with a range of first class facilities for sport, nightlife, shopping and sightseeing.  
The university is made up of five academic schools, which specialise in courses that are career orientated and which have been designed in conjunction with business and industry. Many of the courses are professionally accredited and offer work placements ensuring excellent career prospects upon graduation. This focus on employability has seen 95% of our graduates enter employment or further study within 6 months of graduation*.

Courses are available in the areas of:

  • Accounting, Economics & Finance
  • Art & Design
  • Biomedical Science
  • Business, Management & Marketing
  • Computing & Information Systems
  • Dance
  • Educational Studies & Teacher Training
  • English, Creativity & Contemporary Media
  • Environmental Health & Trading Standards
  • Food, Nutrition & Dietetics
  • Health Care & Complementary Therapies
  • Psychology
  • Social Science
  • Sport
  • Tourism, Hospitality & Events

*Destination of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) Survey 2012

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Cardiff Metropolitan University

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  Recommend this Uni 81%

One Favourable

studied Food Science and Technology BSc (Hons) at Cardiff Metropolitan University and says:

Outstanding University, of course it is not perfect just like any other uni...

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One Critical

studied English and Creative Writing BA (Hons) at Cardiff Metropolitan University and says:

For the numerous people (questionable valididty or sports students) who rec...

Overall rating: 1 5stars Read full review »

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Student stats

  • 91 : 9Full time: Part time
  • 88 : 12UK: International
  • 63 : 37Undergraduate : Postgraduate
  • 68 : 32School Leavers : Mature students
  • 8,095Number of students

Graduate prospects

  • 87% % in job or further study


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