Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff Metropolitan University

  • 85
    Acceptance Rate
  • 212
    Available Programs
  • 11000
  • 11800
    Average Cost
  • 94.8
    Employment Rate
  • Program
  • Permit


In 1865 the Cardiff School of Art opened in the Old Free Library Building, St Mary Street. The School of Art moved to the Technical Buildings in Dumfries Place in 1900, then The Friary in 1949, then to a new campus in Howard Gardens in 1965.

Cardiff Metropolitan University has student accommodation available close to its campuses in Cyncoed and at Plas Gwyn.

Cardiff Metropolitan University is made up of five academic schools:

1)Cardiff School of Art & Design

2)Cardiff School of Education

3)Cardiff School of Management

4)Cardiff School of Sport and Health Sciences

5)Cardiff School of Technologies

Entry requirements

English language entry requirements:

Foundation:  IELTS 4.5 overall with no sub score lower than 4.0 

Undergraduate:IELTS 6.0 with no sub score lower than 5.5

Postgraduate: IELTS 6.0 overall with no sub score lower than 5.5

PhD: IELTS 6.5 overall with 6.5 in both reading and writing, and a minimum of 6.0 in the remaining components

Entry requirements differ from course to course.  Entry requirements vary to different regions.The University values both work experience and academic qualifications and will consider students from a wide range of academic backgrounds. You will need to provide your High School Diploma. For more information, please, check the International Office page

Scholarship & funding

Cardiff Metropolitan University is a participating institution in the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program. The US Department of Education loans money directly to students via their schools. We offer assistance to students (U.S. citizens only) seeking loans to study at either undergraduate or postgraduate level at the University.

Also Cardiff Metropolitan University has created a range of bursary and scholarship schemes to assist with the cost of studying at university.

For more information, please, visit.


Student life

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