CARDIFF UNIVERSITY, CARDIFF, WALES

Cardiff, WalesLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1883Established Year
  24245Enrollment

Cardiff University Ranking, Programs, Admission Process & Living Cost

Cardiff University is a public research based university situated in Wales, United Kingdom. The university was known as Welsh University of the year by The Times and The Sunday Times and has total income of pound518 million.

Highlights

University TypePublic
Campus SettingUrban
Establishment Year1883
Endowment£34.5 million
International feeUndergraduate – £26,412 Postgraduate- £28,415
Mode of ProgramFull time, distance and online
Graduate Job Rate95.7%

Programs, Campus and Residence

  • Cardiff University is divided into three colleges which further offer plethora of undergraduate and graduate programs through 26 academic schools.
  • Accommodation is guaranteed to international students through 14 residence halls, off campus residential options also provided.
  • Law, Psychology and European Teaching programs of the university have been ranked at #101, #78 and #32 respectively by The World University Rankings.

Cardiff University Admissions

Candidates can refer to the official website of the University for Details regarding specific courses.

Application Process

  • Application:

UG applications- Apply through the Universities and Colleges Admission (UCAS).

PG applications- Apply through University’s online application system

  • Application deadline:

UG Courses: January 15th, for Medicine –October 15th

PG Courses: Varies as per programs

  • General requirements: Official academic transcripts, official degree completion certificate, Letter of Recommendations
  • Additional requirements: Birth certificate, passport copy, personal statement, essay, and research proposal (for research programs).
  • English Proficiency Test: The acceptable English test scores are given below:
English TestMinimum scores required
IELTS Academic6.5 with minimum 5.5 in all components
iBT TOEFL90
PTE62 with minimum 51 in all communicative skills
GCSEGrade C
Trinity ISE II/IIIII- Two Distinctions III- pass in all components

Cardiff University Cost of Attendance

ExpensesEstimated cost in pounds
Undergraduate tuition fee18,171
Postgraduate tuition fee20,174
On campus accommodation4,905
Average cost of living8,241

Cardiff University Scholarships and Financial Aid

Scholarships are awarded to international meritorious students, some of the scholarships are listed below;-

  • Vice Chancellor’s International Scholarship - more than pound2M funding to students

  • Vice Chancellor International Scholarship for Research Excellence- full tuition fee waiver
  • PhD Research Scholarships- funding available from university and external oragnisations

Cardiff University Alumni

Cardiff University has more than 160,000 alumni across the globe. Some of the distinguished alumni of the university are listed below;-

  • Matt Barbet – Journalist
  • Nathan Cleverly – Boxer
  • David Bahati- State Minister of Finance for Planning in the Uganda’s Cabinet
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Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing 137 Programs

42 monthsfull-timeEnglish
$42,483 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
DentistryKESS PhD in Mathematics: Blood service supply chain systems healthcare modellingKESS PhD in Mathematics: Smart simulation and modelling for complex cancer systemKESS2 PhD in Biosciences: Evaluating lung carcinoma immune evasionMedicinal ChemistryMedicineMRC GW4 BioMed Doctoral Training Partnership PhD in MedicinePharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences - Medicines Optimisation and Health Outcomes Care Home ResidentsPhD in Diamond Science and Technology: Measuring the sp3/sp2 carbon content ratio in a single nanodiamond using quantitative optPhD in Medicine: Developing a screening tool for the late effects of treatment for brain cancersPhD in Vision Sciences: Investigation of pain and discomfort associated with anti-VEGF injectionsStructural BiophysicsUsing wearable technologies to inform rehabilitation in OA knee and lumbar spine pain conditionsApplied Clinical Research and Public HealthBBSRC CASE PhD in Infection and Immunity: Dissecting the relationship between phosphinositide3-kinase ? activity and L-selectinBiomedicineBiosciences - Control of fish pathogensBiosciences - Investigating the Role of Wnt Signalling in Gastric Cancer with and Without Helicobacter Pyloris InfectionBiosciences - Reprogramming Patient, derived Cells to Model Neuropsychiatric DisordersBiosciences: Exploring the skin microbiomeÕs response to chemicals used in skin productsCancer and GeneticsCancer Research Wales PhD studentship in Dentistry: anti-tumour immunity in head and neck squamous cell carcinomaCancer StudiesClinical Investigation and Visual SciencesDrug Delivery and MicrobiologyEmbedding personal responsibility for infection prevention and antimicrobial resistance in acute and community hospitalsGW4 BioMed MRC Doctoral Training Partnership PhD projects in the School of ChemistryGW4 BioMed MRC Doctoral Training Partnership PhD projects in the School of DentistryGW4 BioMed MRC Doctoral Training Partnership PhD projects in the School of MedicineHealthcare SciencesInfection and ImmunityKESS2 PhD in Biosciences: A Drosophila in vivo platform for the identification of radiation sensitivity biomarkersKESS2 PhD in Biosciences: Delineating how oncogenic PI3K/PTEN signalling contributes to prostate cancerKESS2 PhD in Biosciences: Dissecting the biomolecular role of Bcl3 in breast cancer metastasis and the design of new interactionMedicine: Neuroinflammation and hippocampal neurogenesisMolecular BiosciencesOrganic SynthesisPharmacology and PhysiologyPharmacyPharmacy - Pharmaceutical Innovation Supporting the Life Science SectorPharmacy and Pharmaceutical SciencesPharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences - Investigation of the pharmacology of Trace-Amine Associated Receptors (TAARs)Pharmacy Practice and Clinical PharmacyPhD in Neurogenetics and Inflammation: Investigating the relationship between Inflammation, Pain and Depression in Patients withPhD in Pharmacy and Parmaceutical Sciences: Biofilm Control - investigating the resilience of dry biofilms to disinfectantsPhD in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Investigating the biomolecular interactions between innate blood defense systemsPhD in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences: Investigating the Performance of Hard Shell Capsules in Dry Powder Inhalers (DPIs)PhD in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences: Pharmacists and nurses as prescribers: factors affecting the decision to prescribePhD in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences: The role of epidermal lipoxygenase in skin homeostasis and diseasePhD in Viral Immunology: Characterising the HCMV secretomePopulation MedicinePreventing deaths caused by diseases of heart and circulation in patients with arthritisPsychological Medicine and Clinical NeurosciencesStudentship in Cancer and GeneticsVision Sciences - Investigation of pain and discomfort associated with anti VEGF injectionsShow More (51)

Arts & Social Studies 290 Programs

42 monthsfull-timeEnglish
$42,483 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
Ancient HistoryArchaeologyBusinessConservationEconomicsESRC Wales DTP PhD studentship in Social Sciences: Using social media data to study crime and safetyGeography and PlanningHistory and Welsh HistoryMusic: Leonard and Marion Jones Music Scholarship AwardPhD in Psychology: Meta-scientific studies of reproducibilityPhD in Psychology: Perception of auditory space and motionPhD Jameel ScholarshipsPsychologyThe James Pantyfedwen ScholarshipAstronomy InstrumentationCity and Regional Planning: Changing cultures under devolved housing policy: the case of UK homelessness servicesClinical PsychologyComparative Politics, Policy and GovernanceCompositionCreative WritingCritical and Cultural TheoryCulture and IdentityEnglish LiteratureESRC Wales DTP Collaborative PhD Studentships in EconomicsESRC Wales DTP Collaborative PhD Studentships in Geography and PlanningEuropean Politics and Area StudiesGlobal Area Studies: History and IdeologiesGW4 BioMed MRC Doctoral Training Partnership PhD projects in the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical SciencesGW4 BioMed MRC Doctoral Training Partnership PhD projects in the School of PsychologyInternational Relations and GlobalisationJournalism StudiesKESS PhD in Healthcare Sciences: Young people's social connections during inpatient mental healthcareLanguage and CommunicationLanguages and Translation StudiesMusicMusicologyPerformancePhD in Psychology: Detecting neural replay in sleep with EEG classifiersPhD in Psychology: Improved stereo separation for bilateral bone-anchored hearing aidsPhilosophyPolitical TheoryPolitics and International RelationsReligious and Theological StudiesSocial SciencesUnderstanding how age and gender influence the development of AlzheimerÕs diseaseVision SciencesVisual ComputingWalesWelshShow More (45)
4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$21,486 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
Archaeology and Ancient HistoryArchaeology and Medieval HistoryArchaeology and Medieval History (Integrated) with a Year of Study AbroadArchaeology and Medieval History (Part Time)Politics and SociologyAncient and Medieval HistoryAncient and Medieval History (Part time)Ancient and Medieval History with a Year of Study AbroadAncient HistoryAncient History and FrenchAncient History and GermanAncient History and HistoryAncient History and ItalianAncient History and PhilosophyAncient History and Religious StudiesAncient History and SpanishAncient History with a Year of Study AbroadArchaeologyArchaeology (Part Time)Archaeology and Ancient History (Integrated) with a Year of Study AbroadArchaeology and Ancient History (Part Time)Archaeology and FrenchArchaeology and GermanArchaeology and History with a Year of Study AbroadArchaeology and ItalianArchaeology and Religious StudiesArchaeology with a Year of Study AbroadEducation and WelshEnglish LanguageEnglish Language and FrenchEnglish Language and GermanEnglish Language and ItalianEnglish Language and LinguisticsEnglish Language and Linguistics Part timeEnglish Language and LiteratureEnglish Language and PhilosophyEnglish Language and SpanishEnglish Language Part timeEnglish LiteratureEnglish Literature and Ancient HistoryEnglish Literature and ArchaeologyEnglish Literature and Creative WritingEnglish Literature and Creative Writing Part timeEnglish Literature and GermanEnglish Literature and HistoryEnglish Literature and MusicEnglish Literature and PhilosophyEnglish Literature and Religious StudiesEnglish Literature and WelshEnglish Literature Part timeFrenchFrench and EconomicsFrench and English LiteratureFrench and GermanFrench and MusicFrench and PhilosophyFrench and PoliticsGerman and EconomicsGerman and HistoryGerman and MusicGerman and PoliticsGerman and PortugueseGerman and Religious StudiesHistoryHistory and EconomicsHistory and FrenchHistory and GermanHistory and ItalianHistory and MusicHistory and PhilosophyHistory and Religious StudiesHistory and SociologyHistory and SpanishHistory with a Year of Study AbroadHistory with Welsh HistoryHistory with Welsh History with a Year of Study AbroadItalian and EconomicsItalian and English LiteratureItalian and JapaneseItalian and MusicItalian and PhilosophyItalian and PoliticsItalian and PortugueseItalian and SpanishJapanese and PortugueseJournalism and CommunicationsJournalism, Communications and PoliticsJournalism, Media and English LiteratureJournalism, Media and SociologyMathematics and MusicMathematics and Music with a Year AbroadMedia and CommunicationsMedia, Journalism and CultureModern ChineseModern Languages and TranslationMusicMusic and PhilosophyMusic with a Year of Study AbroadPhilosophyPhilosophy and EconomicsPhilosophy Part timePolitics and PhilosophyPolitics and SpanishPortuguese and SpanishReligious and Theological StudiesReligious and Theological Studies with a Year of Study AbroadReligious Studies and Ancient History with a Year of Study AbroadReligious Studies and Archaeology with a Year of Study AbroadReligious Studies and History with a Year of Study AbroadReligious Studies and ItalianReligious Studies and MusicReligious Studies and PhilosophyReligious Studies and PoliticsReligious Studies and SpanishSpanishSpanish and EconomicsSpanish and English LiteratureSpanish and JapaneseSpanish and PhilosophyTranslationWelshWelsh and HistoryShow More (118)
42 monthsfull-timeEnglish
$42,483 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
Chemistry - Optoelectronic MaterialsEPSRC DTP PhD in Physics and Astronomy: MBE-LEEM study of growth mechanisms of half metallic semiconductorsEPSRC NPIF PhD in ChemistryEPSRC PhD in Chemistry: the synthesis of new small molecules containing Lewis acidic and basic sites for metal-free catalysisEPSRC PhD in Physics and Astronomy, Quantum optics of giant rydberg excitons in cuprous oxideKESS PhD in Chemsitry: Applied analytical chemistryKESS2 PhD in Chemistry: Upgrading recycled nappy fibre to value added chemicalsNERC Doctoral Training Partnership PhD in Earth SciencesOperational ResearchPhD in Computational ChemistryPhD in Quantum Optics of Giant Rydberg Excitons in Cuprous OxideProbability and StatisticsPure MathematicsSchool of Biosciences Morgan E. Williams MRes Scholarship in Helminthology (2017) (Master's Studentship)Study of growth mechanisms of half metallic semiconductorsApplied MathematicsAstronomy and AstrophysicsBBSRC SWBIO DTP funded PhD studentships in Biosciences (9 projects)Catalysis Doctoral Training CentreCatalysis in the Cardiff Catalysis InstituteChemical BiologyChemistryChemistry - Computational Nano-Materials and CatalysisCondensed Matter and PhotonicsEarth and Ocean Sciences - the Geology of deep Slow Slip and TremorEarth SciencesEarth Sciences - Smart monitoring of catchment water qualityEPSRC CASE Doctoral Training Partnership PhD in ChemistryEPSRC CDT 1+3 PhD in CatalysisEPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership PhD in ChemistryEPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership PhD in MathematicsGravitational PhysicsHeterogenous Catalysis and Surface ScienceInorganic ChemistryIntegrative NeuroscienceKESS PhD in Earth Sciences: Precambrian geological evolution of the Isle of Anglesey and valorisation of Anglesey UNESCO GlobalKESS PhD in Mathematics: Improving usability and acceptability of mobile health applications for congestive heart failure patienKESS2 PhD in Biosciences: Application of Genomics to provide Culture-free Pathogen Diagnostics for Cystic Fibrosis and Chronic OKESS2 PhD in Biosciences: Bioprospecting light back to life: Isolation and biochemical characterisation of bioluminescent enzymeKESS2 PhD in Biosciences: Diagnosing and mitigating the adverse effects of extreme winter climate on salmonid spawningKESS2 PhD in Mathematics: Improving usability and acceptability of mobile health applications for congestive heart failure patieMathematicsNeuroscienceOrganisms and EnvironmentPhD in Biosciences: Non-additive impacts of climate change and anthropogenic stressors on fish-parasite dynamicsPhD in Biosciences: Understanding cell differentiation programs using a model progenitor cell systemPhD in Chemistry: CatalysisPhD in Chemistry: Catalytic nitriding of electrical steelsPhD in Chemistry: Development of heterogeneous catalytic processes for C-X bond formationPhD in Chemistry: Development of New Microwave Technology for Investigation of Radicals in Catalytic PathwaysPhD in Chemistry: Heterogeneous CatalysisPhD in Chemistry: Intensification of heterogeneous catalysts during liquid phase operationPhD in Chemistry: novel membrane technologies for clean water productionPhD in Chemistry: Photogating frameworks: Spatially-controlled molecular diffusion in microporous materialsPhD in Earth and Ocean Sciences: New insights into Earths Greenhouse-Icehouse TransitionPhD in Mathematics: In silico modelling of parasite dynamicsPhysical Organic ChemistryPhysics and AstronomyStudentship in ChemistryVisual NeuroscienceWellcome Trust funded 4 year PhD in Integrative NeuroscienceShow More (57)

Engineering, Technology & Applied Sciences 136 Programs

42 monthsfull-timeEnglish
$42,483 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
KESS2 PhD in Engineering: Investigating Advanced Measurements and Modelling of Semiconductor DevicesBiosciencesComputer Science and InformaticsData privacy and cybersecurityDistributed and parallel systemsEngineeringEngineering - Optimisation for novel structural-material configurationEngineering Energy and EnvironmentEngineering Health, Technology and the Digital WorldEngineering: Mechanics, Materials and Advanced ManufacturingEPSRC CASE Doctoral Training Partnership PhD in EngineeringEPSRC CASE PhD in Computer Science and Informatics: Scalable real-time deep neural network optimization for malware classificatiEPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership PhD in Computer ScienceEPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership PhD in Engineering - Energy and EnvironmentEPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership PhD in Engineering - Health, Technology and the Digital WorldEPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership PhD in Engineering - Mechanics, Materials and Advanced ManufacturingEPSRC DTP PhD in Mathematics: optimisation of placement of charging stations for electrical vehicles in road networksEPSRC iCase PhD in Computer Science and Informatics: Intelligent Malware Profiling for Automated Campaign DetectionEPSRC iCase PhD in Engineering: Multidisciplinary robust optimization of early-stage aircraft wing design under uncertaintyEPSRC WISE CDT PhD in Water ManagementHuman factors technologyKESS PhD in Engineering: Construction Management Quality ControlKESS2 PhD in Engineering: Understanding Welsh mining legacy impacts for predicting the environmental impacts of future global miKnowledge representation and reasoningNERC-funded PhDOral and Biomedical SciencesPhD in Chemistry: Electron microscopy study of novel amorphous material catalystsPhD in Engineering Wideband Active Load Pull Characterisation System for 5G CommunicationsPhD in Engineering: Comparative condition monitoring and tribology of spherical bearingsPhD in Engineering: Development of combined lixiviant and passive metal capture systems for industrial waste valorisationPhD in Engineering: Improved motion-correction for MRI with markerless face-trackingPhD in Engineering: Numerical modelling and experimental investigation of micro-macro-cracking in fibre reinforced cementitiousPhD in Engineering: Optimal expansion planning of integrated energy networks under uncertaintyPhD in Engineering: Quantitative evaluation of creativity using computational semanticsPhD in Engineering: Wideband Active Load Pull Characterisation System for 5G CommunicationsPhD in Engineering: Wideband active load pull characterisation system for 5G RF Front-End applicationsQuantum technologies and engineeringSocial computingSocial WorkSolid State MaterialsText and data miningTheoretical and Computational ChemistryShow More (38)
42 monthsfull-timeEnglish
$42,483 PER
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$31,610 PER
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$70,206 PER
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Business, Finance, Economics, Management & Statistics 48 Programs

Cardiff University Overview

Student Population24245
Average Cost of Attendance$20,192 / Year

Attendance Cost

$20,192

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$20,192 / Year
Post Graduate Program$25,195 / Year
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