Important Dates

The International Office Team are always available to answer any queries you may have regarding Coming to Cardiff Metropolitan and making the most of the services we provide. In order to ensure you do not miss any important dates, we recommend that you add the following dates to your diary.​​​

September 2021

***Please note our academic schools are aware of the challenges associated with travel and self-isolation, therefore the university will ensure delivery of online/digital learning so that International students can start their course induction & studies while they make their way to us.***

For all Undergraduate Courses and Postgraduate Courses excluding; BSc (Hons) Podiatry, BSc Dental Technology, PGCE, MSc Sports Rehabilitation & Conditioning:

Deadline Date
ApplicationMonday 19th July 2021
​Monday  23rd August 2021
Advanced Fee Payment (AFP) - Confirmation Sent
Monday 23rd August 2021
Course ​Induction​Monday 20th September 2021
​Course Start Date
​Monday 27th September 2021


Other Important Dates:

University accommodation booking deadlineThursday 5th August 2021
Airport welcome booking deadline
See here
​Airport welcome
See here
​International student induction (online only)
Monday 13th September 2021
​International student Enrolment
By Monday 20th September 2021


BSc Podiatry/Dental Technology Dates:

Application ​
Friday 30th July 2021
​Conditions and Advance Fee Payment (AFP)
Friday 13th August 2021
Course ​Induction Monday 20th September 2021

PGCE Dates:

Deadline Date
ApplicationFriday 9th July 2021
Conditions and Advanced Fee Payment (AFP)Friday 6th August 2021
InductionMonday 13th September 2021
​First week of teaching
Monday 20th September 2021

MSc Sports Rehabilitation & Conditioning Dates:

Application ​
Wednesday March 31st 2021
​Conditions and Advance Fee Payment (AFP)
Friday 13th August 2021
Course ​Induction TBC


January 2022

PLEASE NOTE : Deadlines for applications, offers and AFP is by 4pm UK TIME on the date specified above.

** dates are subject to change . Where possible, any changes to these deadlines or dates will be communicated as quickly as possible.

Deadline Date
ApplicationFriday 3rd December 2021 **
Conditions Deadline
Friday 10th December 2021**
Advanced Fee Payment (AFP) Deadline
​Friday 10th December 2021**
Course ​Induction​Monday 24th January 2022**
​​First week of teaching
​​Monday 31st January 2022**
​International Foundation Course
Airport Welcome
​International student online inductionTBC
International student Enrolment Deadline

You can download the full calendar for the upcoming 2020/21 academic year here.