About Cardiff Metropolitan University

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About Cardiff Metropolitan University

We are a global university rooted in Wales and with a history of practice-focussed and professionally oriented education dating back to 1865. Our vision emboldens this commitment to education, research and innovation undertaken in partnership with our students, governments, business and industry and with tangible benefits for individuals, society and the economy. 

We are committed to ensuring that every student has the opportunity to fulfil their full potential to make outstanding graduate-level contributions to their own and future generations through sustainable economic growth and social cohesion for our city, Wales and the wider world.

Academic Schools

Cardiff Metropolitan University is made up of the following academic schools:

Cardiff School of Art & Design
Cardiff School of Education & Social Policy
Cardiff School of Health Sciences
Cardiff School of Management
Cardiff School of Sport

All our schools specialise in courses that are career orientated and have been designed in conjunction with business and industry.


Research and Enterprise

Renowned research across five academic schools. 


Search our range of undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses at Cardiff Met.

Healthy University

We are a values driven University with creativity, diversity, sustainability and freedom at our core.