Cardiff Metropolitan is a progressive university. We work with
purpose, impact and compassion and always in partnership. We make economies more prosperous, societies fairer, cultures richer, environments greener and communities healthier. In partnership with our students, staff and stakeholders we transform individual lives, Wales and the wider world through high-quality, high impact
education informed by our cutting-edge
Our growing staff and student body has over 1,600 core staff and over 25,000 student enrolments; 23% are international students from over 130 countries with over 33% studying postgraduate programmes. We have a further 13,500 students in 13 countries across the world studying our programmes through our 13 global education partners. We are committed to inclusive working and learning environments, and our student and staff body enjoys a strong sense of community together with the benefits of a high quality of life in a vibrant university city of over 50,000 students.
Our progressive university has grown, diversified and improved significantly over the last strategic period, increasing in turnover from under £100m in 2017 to over £150m in 2023. In 2020, the University was named The Sunday Times ‘Welsh University of the Year 2021’; in 2021 it became the Times Higher Education ‘UK and Ireland University of the Year 2022’; and in 2022 it was ranked the top university in the UK in the People and Planet Green League and top in Wales in the Graduate Outcomes Survey.
Our values of
creativity, innovation, inclusivity and
trust, supported by our behaviours of
leadership, courage, accountability and
agility are underpinned by the principles of
academic freedom and
institutional autonomy which guide us as we collaborate across the globe.
If you would like to join our impactful, collaborative and compassionate community, please take a look below at our current opportunities. You can also sign up for job alerts which can be found by clicking the link on our
job search page.