International>Global Opportunities>Intercultural Award

Intercultural Award

What is the Global Opportunities Intercultural Award?

The Global Opportunities Intercultural Award offered by Global Opportunities provides Cardiff Met students the opportunity to obtain a global experience on campus, from the comfort of their own home. The award will focus on cultural fluency, digital skills and employability in a global context helping students to become a global citizen.

The programme will enhance intercultural awareness and knowledge of global issues through participation in a range of online sessions via Met Connect and virtual/physical activities throughout the year.​


After completing the Intercultural Award, you will have:

  • An understanding on how interpersonal skills can enhance your career prospects
  • A better understanding of intercultural competencies and its four main components
  • Enhance digital skills in a global context
  • An understanding of cultural differences


Overview and Timeline

An overview and timeline of the award can be found by clicking the following link: Timeline

Completion of the Award

Following completion of the Global Opportunities Intercultural Award students will be presented with a hard copy and digital Global Opportunities Intercultural Award certificate and also a digital badge.

Call for application

The 2023-24 call for application is now open and will close on the 6th November 2023. ​


Please submit an expression of interest by telling us in no more that 500 words why you would like to complete the Intercultural Award.  Email: