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University Of

Cardif

PROFILE
*Cardiff University is a public research university located

in Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom


*The University is composed of three colleges: 1.Arts, Humanities and S
2.Biomedical and Life Sciences 3.Physical Sciences and Engineering.
*Founded in 1883 as the University College of South Wales and Monmou
*It is the second oldest university in Wales
*The University has an undergraduate enrolment of 20,611 and a total
enrolment of 27,774, making it one of the largest universities in Wale
*Truth Unity and Harmony their moto.

Main building

HOOLS &COLLEGES
College of
Arts,
Humanities
and Social
Sciences
Cardiff Busines
s School
Planning and
Geography
English,
Communication
and Philosophy
Modern
Languages
History
Archaeology
and Religion
Journalism, Med
ia and Cultural
Studies
Lawand
Politics
Lifelong
Learning

College of
Biomedical and Life
Sciences
Biosciences
Dentistry
Healthcare Sciences
Medicine
Optometry and Vision
Sciences
Pharmacy and
Pharmaceutical
Sciences
Postgraduate Medical
and Dental Education
Psychology

College of Physical
Sciences
Architecture
Chemistry
Computer Science &
Informatics
Earth and Ocean
Sciences
Engineering
Mathematics
Physics and
Astronomy

-three main colleges


-26 academic school

dif School of Engineerin

School of Engineering is part of Cardiff Universitys College of Physical Sciences.


hool is located in the Queens Buildings, on The Parade in
City Centre, Wales.
hool offers taught undergraduate and postgraduate degrees and
aduate research degrees (PhD) in a range of engineering subjects, as well as bei
ed in a number of community, commercial and industrial partnerships.
hool hosts academic conferences and is involved in large scale research and
eering projects

earch at the School of Engineering is organised into seven research institutes:

titute of Energy
titute of Environment and Sustainability
E Institute of Sustainable Engineering
titute of Mechanics and Advanced Materials
titute of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
titute of Medical Engineering and Medical Physics
titute of Green Electronic Systems
Main building school of engineering

RANKING

ff University continues the tradition of all three of its former institutions i


iding high quality research-based education in Wales.
2008 Research Assessment Exercise, 33 out of the 34 research areas
itted by the University for assessment were shown to be undertaking
rch that includes world-leading work.
ed 15 in the UK and top 123 in the world, Cardiff University is recognised
pendent government assessments as one of Britain's leading teaching an
rch universities.(based on QS world university rankings 2014/15)
ding to the latest league table standings, Cardiff also top 5 world in
anical Engineering for undergraduate

CADEMIC FACILITIES

School of music

School of psychology

School of biosciences

School of chemistry

uilding (school of architecture & school of journalism media and cultural studies)

THLETIC FACILITIES

TUDENT ACOMMODATION

niversity maintains fourteen student halls and a number of student houses


ghout the city of Cardiff; providing a total of 5,362 student places in
mmodation.
are in a variety of architectural styles and ages, from theGothicAberdare Hall,
n 1895, to the modernTalybont Halls, built in 1995. All first-year students are
nteed a place in Halls.
ardiff University Halls are:
conway Hall
dare Hall
wright Court
m Hall
on Hall
enkins Hall
hennydd Court
hennydd Hall
ont Halls
ersity Hall

Aberdare hall

University of cardif