Cardiff Metropolitan is located in a fantastic capital city. Cardiff is a young vibrant city with a thriving student population. The city packs all the benefits of a major cosmopolitan destination into a friendly, safe, affordable and easy to navigate space and is a great place to live as a student.
According to the National Student Survey 2014 86% of students at Cardiff Met agree or strongly agree that overall, they are satisfied with the quality of their course.In November 2014, commitment to enhancing the student experience was recongised at the Times Higher Education Awards, where Cardiff Met won the 'Most Improved Student Experience Award' - as voted for by students.
Through work placement programmes, the promotion of student entrepreneurship and focus on employability has ensured that 94% of graduates secure employment or enter further study within six months of graduation*
*Destination of Leavers in Higher Education (DLHE) 2013.
The latest Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) report (2014) affirms that Cardiff Metropolitan University met UK expectations for academic standards and student learning opportunities. The Higher Education Academy has reflected this endorsement, awarding National Teaching Fellowships to two Cardiff Metropolitan University lecturers.
Results of the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF) (2014) rank Cardiff Met as the top post-1992 University in the UK, with 80% of the University's overall quality profile rated as 'world leading' (4*) or 'internationally excellent' (3*).
My counsellor contacted me every day throughout the application process and helped me receive an unconditional offer. I am so grateful to SI-UK and will never forget them. I will study very hard as I feel this is the best reward I can give the whole team.
Sade Onyeje Social Work at Birmingham City University