Blog

  • Settling in a new country as an international student

    14 January 2021
    Cardiff docks

    Read our student ambassadors’ advice for how to settle in to a new country and make the most of this exciting experience.

  • Why study in the UK?

    04 January 2021
    Students work together on laptop in shared space in Journalism building

    From its worldwide reputation for higher education, to its diverse culture and quality of living, there are plenty of reasons to study in the UK. Find out why you can look forward to a unique international study experience.

  • Student ambassadors' tips for starting your studies virtually

    17 December 2020
    Three students walk across campus together

    Read our student ambassadors' list of tips and advice, designed to help you get through the start of your online study experience at the International Study Centre.

  • Benefits of work experience

    09 November 2020
    student working on laptop in office

    Cardiff is a thriving capital city, with great job prospects in a huge range of industries. At Cardiff University, you will have access to brilliant careers services, as well as work experience opportunities in the local area.

  • What is a Russell Group university?

    28 July 2020
    Russell Group member, Cardiff University, in the sun

    Find out what it means to study at a Russell Group university and the benefits for students. You can also discover which universities are part of the group and how to increase your chances of gaining admission to a prestigious Russell Group University.

  • How to get into journalism

    02 June 2020
    Cardiff University journalism student

    Journalism is a unique and dynamic industry with global opportunities. Find out how to pursue a degree in journalism at the University of Cardiff.

  • Best things to do in Cardiff: a student guide

    04 February 2020

    Cardiff is a fantastic place to live and study. The capital city of Wales, it is a fun and affordable city where you never need to be bored. Here, we share some of our favourite things to do in Cardiff on a student budget.