Useful Information

All of the Scholarships listed on our Bursaries and Scholarships web pages are for UK and EU students only.

If you are an International Student please contact our Global Engagement Team to find out information relating to International Scholarships on

If you are receiving the Study Life Award and have any queries relating to this, for example, how and when you will be paid, please contact them on

If you are suffering unexpected financial hardship or need some advice on how to manage your finances, please contact the Money Advice Team on

How your application is considered

When you submit an application for a Scholarship, you will receive an automatic reply acknowledging your application.

If you do not receive this reply, please contact as soon as possible to check we have received your application successfully.

You application is automatically forwarded to the Bursaries and Scholarships Officer to record and review. If there are any queries with your application you will be contacted via your Cardiff Met email. If necessary, we will contact you mid-way through the application process to update you with useful information.

If you are successful you will then receive email acknowledgement after the closing date. This is likely to be around September time.

Other Bursary Options

Outside of Cardiff Met, there may be funding options available for you depending on your individual circumstances. We have listed below some of the options we have found available:

Leverhulme Trade Charities Trust - up to £3000 per annum towards the cost of an undergraduate degree.

Trendhim Scholarship - 2000 Euros for those studying in Fashion, Marketing or IT. 

St Matthias Trust - up to £10,000 for applicants who are, or intend to become, engaged in social welfare work as social workers, community workers, youth workers, teachers, supervisors of pre-school groups or music/other arts.

NHS Wales Bursary Scheme - provides tuition fees and bursary support for those studying health associated courses in Wales.


Cardiff Metropolitan University aims to ensure that information provided to applicants on procedures is as detailed and accurate as possible. Cardiff Metropolitan University regularly reviews and monitors all matters to ensure that the process is as fair and transparent as possible. A complaints procedure is in place for those applicants who are not happy with the service that they have been provided with. For more information on the formal complaints procedures, please click here.

Contact Us

If you have any queries relating to the Bursaries and Scholarships listed on this website, please contact us on