Cardiff University News

Cardiff University is a prominent research university located in Cardiff, Wales, UK. Founded in 1883 as the University College of South Wales and Monmouthshire, it became a founding college of the University of Wales in 1893 and was granted its own degree-awarding powers in 1997, before officially becoming Cardiff University in 2005. Known for its strong emphasis on research, the university is part of the Russell Group, which represents 24 leading public research universities in the United Kingdom. Cardiff University offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs across various disciplines including biosciences, engineering, psychology, and journalism. Its research has a significant impact, with notable strengths in areas such as cancer studies, genetics, and sustainable energy. The university’s location in the heart of Wales’ capital provides students with rich cultural experiences, vibrant city life, and numerous academic and professional opportunities.