We are a modern university, driving professional and creative excellence characterized by our commitment to delivering an outstanding student experience.
We are an ambitious and innovative university with a bold and strategic vision located in a beautiful and thriving capital city. Our world-leading research was ranked 5th amongst UK universities in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework for quality and 2nd for impact.
We provide an educationally outstanding experience for our students.
Driven by creativity and curiosity, we strive to fulfill our social, cultural and economic obligations to Cardiff, Wales, and the world.
The university is the acknowledged leader of higher education in Wales It is the principality’s only member of the Russell Group of research-led universities and has two Nobel Laureates on its staff.