Cardiff University
8.1
8.1 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 110 ratings in 2017)
In a few words
"Cardiff is a brilliant city, not too big and full of parks and green areas. There are loads of things to do, such as museums and the bay. The university is a five-minute walk from the city centre and the accommodation is just a bit further away but still within walking distance. The students' union is great too. It's huge and full of shops, places to eat, a pub and even a night club. There is also lots of space to do work."
Quality of academic facilities
8.2 / 10
 
Location of university
9.1 / 10
 
Night life
8.5 / 10
 
Student union
8.1 / 10
 
How diverse is your university
8.3 / 10
 
Quality of teaching
7.9 / 10
 
Preparation for a job
7.4 / 10
 
Quality of other facilities
7.8 / 10
 
Cost of living
8 / 10
 

What students say about...

Fun Facts

"Students can find a great work/life balance when studying. Cardiff is heavily sports..."

Location of university

"The city itself is in a great location and the main campus is only five mins walk..."

Night life

"There is a range of clubs in the area including Pryzm, Glam, Pulse, Tiger Tiger and..."

Clubs and social environment

"There's a good amount of varying activities and sports from rugby teams to radio..."

Diverse backgrounds

"I think my university does more than enough because as an international student myself,..."

Careers services

"Regular support is available from the careers service when needed and I've also had..."

Pros

"It has great resources for all education and non-education purposes, including the..."

Cons

"A lot of student houses are in disgusting states, and landlords don't care enough..."

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