​​​​​Renowned research across five academic schools 

Research at Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff Met engages in research that is at the interface of new knowledge creation and its application. 

With an excellent track record in applied research, supported by a strong base of expertise and advanced scholarship, the university's research has direct application in business, industry, the professions and the community at large.

REF 2021

Cardiff Met's results from the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021 demonstrating our world-leading research impact.  

Research Degrees

​Information on our research degrees, subject areas, and application process

Global Academies

Global Academies are collaborative endeavours bringing together strengths in research, innovation & teaching.