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 2023/2024 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.
START DATES (all PGR, unless stated)
Enrolment 29th September 2023; followed by Meet & Greet 11th October 2023; and Induction on the week commencing 23rd October 2023.
Enrolment 31st January 2024; followed by Meet & Greet 14th February 2024; and Induction on the week commencing 26th February 2024.
Enrolment 30th April 2024; followed by Meet & Greet 15th May 2024; and Induction on the week commencing 27th May 2024.
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
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