Welcome and congratulations on being offered a place on a Research programme at Cardiff Metropolitan University.
Cardiff Met is an excellent choice for Postgraduate Study. We pride ourselves in having a strong reputation in applied research and an active engagement with business and industry. Research undertaken by our academic staff is invariably at the cutting edge of knowledge exploration, thus enriching the students' experience and their academic development. Whether you are joining us as a full or part-time Research student, we can offer you first-class, unique research opportunities.
here for enrolment details and a step-by-step guide on how to self enrol. In order to self enrol your status with Cardiff Met must be Unconditional Firm (UF) and you will be sent a notification email to confirm you are able to proceed. Following enrolment, research students are made Academic Associates and have the status of academic staff, receiving a staff ID card and access to staff facilities/resources.
Induction and Joining Information
All new postgraduate researchers enrolling in 2022/2023 are expected to attend an informal 'Meet & Greet' session followed by a more formal Induction. The 'Meet & Greet' will provide you with an opportunity to engage with key members of staff who will be involved with your research degree. Induction will introduce you to key topics which are relevant to the initial stages of your postgraduate researcher study.
Please note: These events are usually held on campus but due to current Covid 19 conditions, for the events in September and October, it is proposed that 'Meet & Greet' and Induction, will be delivered via Microsoft Teams.
START DATES (all PGR, unless stated)
Enrolment 19th September 2022; followed by Meet & Greet 28th September 2022; and Induction on the week commencing 17th October 2022.
Enrolment 9th January 2023; followed by Meet & Greet 18th January 2023; and Induction on the week commencing 6th February 2023.
Enrolment 24th April 2023; followed by Meet & Greet 10th May 2023; and Induction on the week commencing 22nd May 2023.
For all other School research programmes, please notify your Director of Studies once you have enrolled and you will be provided with further joining information.
Fees and Finance
For Fees and Finance information please
Research Studies Manual
School Research Contacts
Campuses & Locations
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International Arrival Information
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