Cardiff University

4.1 from 629 ratings
Ranking
28/354 Universities
Location: 
4.5 / 170 reviews
Nightlife: 
4.5 / 170 reviews
Halls of Residence: 
3.6 / 188 reviews
Clubs & Societies: 
4.6 / 46 reviews
Freshers' Week: 
3.9 / 22 reviews

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Overview

Cardiff University is a public research university located in Cardiff, Wales. The university was founded in 1883 and is a member of the Russell Group.

  • Total Students
    30,180
  • Male / Female Students
    59% Female 41% Male
  • Full / Part Time
    73% Full Time 27% Part Time
  • International Students
    22% International 78% UK

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Cardiff University Reviews

4.1 / 629 reviews
  • 5 Stars
    282
  • 4 Stars
    238
  • 3 Stars
    81
  • 2 Stars
    21
  • 1 Star
    7
  • 0 Stars
    0
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Anonymous

29th January 2018
Unbelievable atmosphere within Cardiff university, greatly appreciate the staff and the buildings are amazing, the placement of the buildings are well thought out and the student union stands above many other universities around the uk.
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17th January 2018
The campus buildings might be quite old but the uni has so many good facilities like the students union and lots of study space
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Rankings

Rank City Student Rating
5 Brighton
4.5 / 244 reviews
6 Bristol
4.5 / 250 reviews
7 Sheffield
4.5 / 325 reviews
8 London
4.4 / 1189 reviews
9 Cardiff
4.5 / 170 reviews
10 Glasgow
4.5 / 191 reviews
11 Edinburgh
4.5 / 163 reviews
12 Nottingham
4.4 / 268 reviews
13 Birmingham
4.3 / 332 reviews
14 York
4.4 / 111 reviews
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Rank Hall Name Student Rating
1 Talybont South
3.7 / 51 reviews
2 Talybont Gate
3.9 / 11 reviews
3 Talybont North
3.3 / 46 reviews
4 Senghennydd Court
3.5 / 22 reviews
5 Liberty house
4.0 / 7 reviews
6 Talybont Court
3.6 / 13 reviews
7 Liberty Cambrian Point
4.2 / 5 reviews
8 Cartwright Court
4.3 / 4 reviews
9 Senghennydd Hall
4.3 / 4 reviews
10 Student Houses (Colum Road/Place)
3.4 / 5 reviews
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Rank Society and Clubs Name Student Rating
1 Christian Union
5.0 / 2 reviews
2 Ice Skating Club
5.0 / 2 reviews
3 Lacrosse Club
5.0 / 2 reviews
4 Dancesport Club
4.3 / 3 reviews
5 Ladies' Hockey Club
4.5 / 2 reviews
6 Men's Rugby Club
4.5 / 2 reviews
7 Act One
5.0 / 1 review
8 Aerial and Pole Sports
5.0 / 1 review
9 African Caribbean Society
5.0 / 1 review
10 American Football Club
5.0 / 1 review
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Rank Nightlife / Bar Name Student Rating
1 The Live Lounge
4.7 / 40 reviews
2 Clwb Ifor Bach
4.5 / 43 reviews
3 PRYZM (Cardiff)
4.2 / 85 reviews
4 Student Union Bar
4.4 / 35 reviews
5 Buffalo Bar
4.5 / 23 reviews
6 Y Plas
4.3 / 36 reviews
7 Revolution Cardiff
4.2 / 24 reviews
8 Pulse
4.8 / 8 reviews
9 Metros
4.3 / 12 reviews
10 Walkabout
4.5 / 6 reviews
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Rank Freshers' Week Student Rating
1 Cardiff University
3.9 / 22 reviews
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Location Details

Cardiff University
Cardiff
CF10 3AT
United Kingdom