Apply through Clearing: 0300 330 0755

Clearing Advice Line

The Cardiff Met Clearing Advice Line is NOW OPEN and our team are on hand to help you secure a place. You can call 0300 330 0755 or Live Chat with us online.

*What to expect when you call the advice line on A-level results day: Thursday 13th August​ 2020

When calling you will be presented with a number of options:

[Please note: If you are an International applicant (Outside UK), you will need to speak with our International team directly. Please visit our International web pages for further information and specific contact details.]

Option 1.

CLEARING - Select this option if you have not yet applied to Cardiff Met and want to secure a place for September. 

You will be presented with a list of options in relation to the course you wish to study and be transferred to the most relevant course team:

​Select the most appropriate option from:

1. Art, Design & Architecture

2. Primary Education, Early Years & Special Educational Needs

3. Business, Marketing, Law, Accounting, Hospitality, Tourism & Events

4. Creative Writing, English, Drama & Media

5. Psychology, Biomedical Science, Nutrition & Health Sciences

6. Social Policy & Care; Housing, Policing, Youth & Community Work

7. Computer Science, Games Design, Software Engineering & Technologies.

8. Sport

9. Any other queries

Option 2.

CONFIRMATION* - Select this option if you have already applied, have received your results and want to confirm your place.

*Please note, that due to the high number of calls the university will receive on 13th August, you may prefer to check the status of your application through UCAS Track at As soon as a decision has been made on your application to us, you will be notified via UCAS Track.

Opsïwn 3.

Os oes gennych ymholiad neu os hoffech wneud cais trwy gyfrwng y Gymraeg, dewiswch opsïwn 3.

Clearing Advice Line Opening Times

Our team of advice line staff and academics are available at the following times, to chat through the options available to you.

July 6th - 12th August 2020:
8:30am - 5pm

Thursday 13th August 2020 (A-Level Results Day)*
8am - 6:30pm

Friday 14th August 2020:
8am - 5pm

Saturday 15th August 2020:
9am - 3pm

Sunday 16th August 2020:
10am - 3pm

Monday 17th until Thursday 20th August 2020:
8.30am - 5.00pm

Friday 21st August 2020:
8.30am - 4.30pm​

Monday 24th to Thursday 27th August 2020:
8:30am - 5pm

Friday 28th August 2020
8:30am - 4:30pm

Tuesday 1st September 2020 onwards:
8:30am - 5pm

Out of Hours

If you want to contact us outside of these hours, or can't get through on the telephone, you can email us at or DM us on our Admissions Twitter (@CMetAdmissions) and a member of the team will come back to you as soon as possible. You can also apply online by completing our online clearing application form.

Make sure you include a brief outline the course you are interested in, your academic qualifications, along with your full contact details, including a valid e-mail and contact telephone number.

Please note: We will endeavour at all times, to respond to your e-mail, social media message or telephone enquiry within 24 hours. However, on occasion we may need to refer an applicant for an academic decision which may take longer.​​