Cardiff Metropolitan University

Study in Cardiff

  • Location: Seaside, Town, City, Rural

About us

Cardiff Metropolitan University delivers professionally recognised degrees, together with impactful research and innovation, in art and design, business and management, education and public services, sport and health sciences, and technologies and engineering.

We’re committed to providing you with an exceptional student experience, supporting and empowering you to reach your full potential.  We work in partnership with you to instil the Cardiff Met EDGE - a series of Ethical, Digital, Global and Entrepreneurial skills to develop your confidence, resilience and experiences that will prepare you for life after university and employment.

We are proud to have been ranked 6th in the UK and the best in Wales for Sustainability in People and Planet’s University League 2023/24.

This is the capital of you | Cardiff Metropolitan University

This is the capital of warm welcomes, discovery, finding your place, new beginnings. This is the capital of you.

What makes us different

  • We are located in the capital city of Wales, Cardiff; a vibrant city rich with culture, adventure and sport. Home to a thriving student population, Cardiff is ranked as the most affordable student city in the UK (NatWest, Student Living Index 2023).
  • We are committed to supporting the success of our students. Our expert Student Services teams offer free, impartial and confidential counselling and advice on money, wellbeing, disability and dyslexia to support you throughout your studies.
  • In the latest Graduate Outcomes Survey 94.2% of Cardiff Met graduates secured employment or entered further study within fifteen months of graduation, making us the Top University in Wales for Employability.
  • We compete at the highest level in university sport and offer an accredited dual-career performance sport environment to ensure you achieve aspirations. All students have access to first-class sports facilities and opportunities for participation in a wide range of sport and recreation activities.

Course locations

Main Site

Student Recruitment & Admissions, Western Avenue, Cardiff, CF5 2YB

Cardiff Met - Cyncoed

Cardiff Metropolitan University, Cyncoed Road, Cardiff, CF23 6XD

Cyncoed Campus - NOT IN USE

Cyncoed Road, Cyncoed, Cardiff, CF23 6XD

Coleg Gwent

Crosskeys Campus, Risca Road, Crosskeys, Caerphilly, NP11 7ZA

Cardiff Met - Llandaff

Cardiff Metropolitan University, Western Avenue, Cardiff, CF5 2YB

Black Mountains College

Unit 3 Great House Barn, New Street, Talgarth, Brecon, LD3 0AH