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Founded in 1883, Cardiff is established as one of Britain’s leading universities.We have over 300 courses that you can tailor to your ambitions & interests.
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Cardiff is one of the top 20 UK research universities.
Cardiff is friendly, compact, safe and affordable...not to mention lively.
95% of our students were employed or in further study within 6 months of leaving
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We have world-class staff who are making a real difference in the world.
Our graduates are among the most sought-after by employers.
Our ultimate aim is to offer you flexibility and choice.
We have state-of-the-art buildings and facilities.
More from the guides
Everything is within walking distance. Cardiff is a pretty small city, though it has more than adequate shops, nightlife and the Millennium Stadium. It is also well connected to the rest of the country by train.
The Virgin Guide to British Universities 2012
Cardiff offers a compelling student experience: Russell Group research credentials, the full gamut of traditional undergraduate degree courses and relatively affordable living with hot and cold running nightlife on tap.
Sunday Times University Guide
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