Ed - Psychology student

When I arrived at Cardiff Met in my first year, I had no idea the amount of opportunities that would be offered to me. Their focus on developing practical skills and emphasis on gaining hands on experience to test them out has been a huge influence on developing my confidence as a potential psychologist and has definitely made me more employable once I graduate.


Fe wnaeth fy mlwyddyn olaf ym Mhrifysgol Metropolitan Caerdydd hedfan, roeddwn yn astudio’r cwrs Artist Ddylunydd: Gwneuthurwr. Tuag at ddiwedd y flwyddyn roeddwn wedi dechrau pryderu am fy nyfodol fel dylunydd ac yn poeni ni allwn barhau creu gwaith nac yn gwybod ble i wneud fy ngwaith. Ar yr adeg roeddwn yn canolbwyntio yn …


Derith Rhisiart

Flynyddoedd yn ôl doedd dim llawer o ddewisiadau ar gael yn ein hysgol ni i astudio pynciau diddorol ac roedd yna ddisgwyliad i chi fod yn athro neu i fod yn berfformiwr/actor.

Doeddwn i ddim eisiau bod yn athro gan fod fy rhieni yn dysgu a …


Sam Cockrell at Barry prode

I’m Sam, a BA (Hons) Business and Management student at Cardiff Met and a member of the LGBT+ society. So, what is it like being apart of the community at Uni? Well there are many answers to this question, but I’ll try and give you a straight one (if you’ll pardon the pun!).

Connor Csaszar Smiling

My name is Connor and I’m a second-year Cardiff Met student studying BA (Hons) Business and Management.

Instead of celebrating with a few drinks at the end of exam season in my first year, I was at home packing my bag preparing to leave for the trip of a lifetime to …


Sara Patterson Feature Image

Mewn pedwar gair disgrifia dy brofiad o fod yn Swyddog yr Iaith Gymraeg mor belled. 
Heriol, Hwylus, Ffodus a Gwerthfawrogol. 

Beth yn union wyt ti’n gwneud fel Swyddog yr Iaith Gymraeg? 

Fi yw ‘point of call’ y myfyrwyr am unrhyw broblemau ynglŷn ag astudio/byw …


Rhythm Jain on Work Placement at Nestle

My name is Rhythm Jain, I am from India and I am studying the MSc Food Science and Technology at Cardiff Metropolitan University. After researching UK universities, I decided on the course at Cardiff Met, as it felt like it was tailor made for me, and perfectly suited everything that I wanted to learn.

I have thoroughly enjoyed studying the course and I’ve had an amazing time.


Llun feature Patagonia

Dyma ni, criw Patagonia 2019. Roeddem ni’n ffodus iawn o gael ein dewis ar gyfer y daith i Batagonia, a rydym yn ddiolchgar i Global Opportunities am y cyfle. Tair wythnos o wirfoddoli yn y Wladfa, a ymweld â thri ysgol Gymraeg, 8,000 o filltiroedd o Gymru! 4 myfyrwyr, 3 wythnos, 2 …


Sacha header

Before coming to Cardiff Met I didn’t know that Healthcare Science existed, let alone that it would be the degree I chose to study! Whilst similar to Biomedical Science, the degree has several clinical training placements, is fully funded by the Welsh NHS and allowed me to specialise within my second year. I struggled …



Although not everybody at university will experience homesickness, it is a completely normal part of moving away from home, especially if you’re moving away for the first time. You may feel homesick after leaving your family, friends and home comforts – but fear not, I have a couple of tips to hopefully help you …


So, you’re thinking of completing a PGCE course… be prepared to start the most intense, yet rewarding journey of your life. My blog is to give you an insight to all the tips and tricks that I have learnt whilst studying at Cardiff Met.


Shriya in London

After high school, I was keen on joining a university and exploring in depth the field of management. I was seeking to study abroad and the UK was a dream come true. Post my research of universities, Cardiff Met stood as my top priority because of its ranking among the top new universities in Wales and for its first rank in overall international student support for five years in a row.


Dior Love N’ Roses Exhibition, Shanghai

Hello everyone! My name is Katie and I am going into my final year of BA (Hons) Fashion Marketing Management.

My degree is my passion. I have always been encouraged by my
lecturers to seek sector-specific experience throughout my studies. I have had
the privilege to work for Cardiff Fashion …


Ellis Smith at a fitness exhibition

My name is Ellis Smith and I am from a town in South Wales called Caerphilly. I am going in to my third year at Cardiff Met, studying BA (Hons) Business & Management.

I recently started my own business, The Barbell Club, which is a fitness wear company whose aim is …


Dione Featured

Haia! Fy enw i yw Dione Rose ac rydw i newydd raddio mewn Astudiaethau Chwaraeon ac Addysg Gorfforol (dwyieithog) o Brifysgol Metropolitan Caerdydd. Wedi i mi orffen fy ngradd israddedig erbyn nawr, rwyf yn llawn gwerthfawrogiad am y manteision a chyfleoedd a dderbyniwyd fel canlyniad o astudio ar gwrs dwyieithog. Rydw i’n mynd i …


Julia Diniz

I started at Cardiff Met in September 2015 on a Foundation year. The decision to pursue the BSc (Hons) International Economics & Finance was a tough one after learning so much in the Foundation year about several other courses in the Cardiff School of Management. However, it was in the Economics programme that I …


Joshua Richards

My name is Josh, I’m 26, living in Cardiff and I graduated with BA (Hons) Business & Management from Cardiff Met in 2017. Since graduating my time has been filled with enriching work experiences, mainly in small businesses. This blog is a reflection on how Cardiff Met has shaped my career so far…


Hi, my name is Emmanuel Lomax, and I am a second year BA
(Hons) Business Economics student at Cardiff Met and a Course Representative.

Going in to University I had never really considered becoming
a Course Representative, but when the opportunity to put ourselves forward for
the role arose I …


Kelvin Kalungi

I’m Kelvin, a first year BA (Hons) International Tourism & Events Management and I applied to Cardiff Met through Clearing last year.
Going to university and studying away from home is a big commitment and can be intimidating. This made me a little anxious and I felt under pressure, as I would have to …