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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 2022-23 call for application is now open and will close on the 4th November 2022. 


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: