I’m using my experience as a reserve combat engineer in my final year Product Design project at Cardiff Met.READ MORE →
Choosing to study Events Management at Cardiff Met was a no-brainer for me. I knew I wanted to be in the heart of a city, and the university offered some amazing opportunities. Having the opportunity to go out into the real world and experience an industry I am keen to be involved been has …READ MORE →
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.READ MORE →
My final year at Cardiff Met flew by, but IncSpace helped kick off my career as a Maker.READ MORE →
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 …READ MORE →
After finishing my A-Levels with dreadful results, I had no desire to go into further education. But then an uninspiring conversation with my manager jolted me to look into going to university.READ MORE →
My Indonesian Summer volunteering experience at KDM after my second year studying Youth and Community Work at Cardiff Met has to be one of the best experiences I have had.READ MORE →
As a PhD student at Cardiff Met, I feel that I could not be in a better place to conduct my research – here’s why.READ MORE →
For our Interior Styling project we were tasked with creating an image which would portray sustainable and on-trend interiors.READ MORE →
Hello! My name is Thomas Hiscocks, 24, currently living in Auckland, New Zealand and I graduated with BA (Hons) International Tourism Management from Cardiff Met in July 2018.
In my final year of university, I decided that I wanted to live and work abroad. Studying International Tourism Management, I wrote …READ MORE →
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 …READ MORE →
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!).
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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 …READ MORE →
My name is Keely Brookes and I graduated from the MSc Health Psychology programme in 2010, after completing the psychology undergraduate programme in 2009.After graduating from the psychology programme I wanted to focus on a specific area of psychology that I felt would be applicable in whichever field I would eventually go into. I …READ MORE →
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 …READ MORE →
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.READ MORE →
Completing my MA Education dissertation stands out as a key moment for me, as it ultimately led to my enrolment onto a PhD Research position at Cardiff Met and change of career.READ MORE →
The MA English Literature and Creative Writing empowered me to become a freelance copywriter and gave me the confidence to lead a creative life.READ MORE →
My work placement in Malta was an exciting challenge and a fantastic opportunity to learn how a real world game project unfolds from start to end.READ MORE →
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 …READ MORE →
The MA Youth & Community Work gave me my confidence back and prepared me to return to the world of work, in a job I love doing. I now have the knowledge to implement quality youth work in practice.READ MORE →
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 …READ MORE →
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 …READ MORE →
Fy enw i yw Meilyr Jones a dwi newydd ddechrau ar fy mhedwaredd flynedd yn astudio yma ym Mhrifysgol Met Caerdydd. Yn wreiddiol o Fangor yng Ngogledd Cymru, mae’r brifysgol a Chaerdydd wedi chwarae rhan fawr yn fy mywyd i hyd yma felly.
Dechreuodd fy nhaith …READ MORE →
Since graduating in illustration from Cardiff Met in 2018, I’ve gone on to work at the fashion department of the Telegraph newspaper.READ MORE →
Helo! Fy enw i yw Hannah a dwi newydd ddechrau yn fy mlwyddyn gyntaf yn yr Ysgol Reoli yn astudio Rheoli Digwyddiadau. Er fy mod i wedi derbyn fy addysg drwy gyfrwng y Gymraeg roeddwn yn ansicr os oeddwn am ddychwelyd yn ôl i’r brifysgol i astudio drwy gyfrwng y Gymraeg ar …READ MORE →
Studying Data Science at Cardiff Met was really rewarding. The course equips you very well to explore opportunities in Data Science, and support for International students is amazing!READ MORE →
Helo! Fy enw i yw Gwenan Haf Jones a graddiais o’r cwrs Artist Ddylunydd: Gwneuthurwr ym Mhrifysgol Metropolitan Caerdydd yn 2016. Enillais brofiadau a sgiliau gwych yn y brifysgol wnaeth fy mharatoi at fyd gwaith. Dwi’n gweithio llawn amser mewn gweithdy gwaith coed cain cwmni Celfiderw yn Maerdy, Corwen.
Helo! Fy enw i yw Imogen a dwi newydd ddechrau yn fy nhrydydd flwyddyn yn astudio ar y cwrs israddedig Astudiaethau Addysg Gynradd ym Mhrifysgol Metropolitan Caerdydd.
Penderfynais i astudio’r cwrs yma yn y brifysgol ar ôl i mi gwblhau cyfnod o brofiad gwaith o fewn lleoliad …READ MORE →
Applying to study Sport Broadcast MSc at Cardiff Met was the best decision I’ve ever made. Although it was scary returning to university having completed my undergraduate degree in 2016, but as soon as I started, I knew I’d made the right decision. I learnt loads of new digital skills and while I found …READ MORE →
I became School of Technologies rep because I recognised an opportunity to get involved at a higher level. Here’s why you should consider getting involved too.READ MORE →
In my second year, I got an opportunity to become an international student ambassador and help international students settle into the university and the city and make sure they have a great experience being a part of Cardiff Met, just the way I did. I was very excited to be a part of the team and take on responsibilities.READ MORE →
My name is Vicky Meah and I was a student at Cardiff Met for just under 9 years… It all started in 2009 with a BSc Sport and Exercise Science and finished in 2018 with a PhD in Exercise Physiology.READ MORE →
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.READ MORE →
Helo! Miriam Williams ydw i a dwi ar fin dechrau ar fy mlwyddyn olaf yn astudio Therapi Iaith a Lleferydd ym Met Caerdydd. Prif bwriad y blog hyn yw i rhannu fy mhrofiadau ar fy lleoliad bloc yn y gogledd dros yr haf a’r hyn rwy’n edrych ymlaen at wneud unwaith dwi wedi graddio.
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Thanks to my lecturer Dr Esyin Chew and the British Council, I recently had the opportunity to represent Cardiff Met and the EUREKA Robotics Lab at the National Science and Technology Fair 2019 in Thailand. Here’s my experience.READ MORE →
When I got accepted into uni, I was beyond excited – but there’s lots to do before you arrive!READ MORE →
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.READ MORE →
This summer I was fortunate enough to spend a month as an invigilator at the 58th Venice Biennale with Fine Art at Cardiff MetREAD MORE →
After three years of hard work, my graduation was one of the proudest days of my life – but my journey with Cardiff Met didn’t end there. This is my story of how Cardiff Met helped me achieve what I never thought would be possible.READ MORE →
Helo, fy enw i yw Siôn a dwi newydd raddio ar y cwrs TAR Uwchradd. Cyn i mi orffen fy ngradd Hanes blwyddyn ddiwethaf, roeddwn yn gwybod am flynyddoedd fy mod i eisiau mynd ati i gwblhau cwrs TAR ym Mhrifysgol Metropolitan Caerdydd. Am flynyddoedd roeddwn eisiau bod yn athro Hanes mewn ysgol Gymraeg …READ MORE →
Am bum wythnos dros fis Mai a Mehefin eleni cefais y cyfle i fynd allan i Fenis am bum wythnos i weithio fel rhan o dîm Cymru yn Fenis yn y ‘Venice Biennale’ yn goruchwylio arddangosfa gelf Sean Edwards ‘Undo Things Done.’ Croesawi bobl o bob cwr o’r byd i’r arddangosfa, trafod yr arddangosfa, …READ MORE →
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 …
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 …READ MORE →
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 …READ MORE →
In 2016 I started the Software Engineering course at Cardiff Met as a mature student. Balancing intense study and other life commitments was a significant challenge, but so worth it.READ MORE →
Helo! Fy enw i yw Carys ac eleni graddiais gyda gradd dosbarth cyntaf mewn BA (Anrh) Rheolaeth Marchnata. Cyn dechrau’r brifysgol, roeddwn i’n poeni bydd dim gen i’r cyfle i ysgrifennu ac ymarfer drwy gyfrwng y Gymraeg.
Yn ystod diwrnod agored Met Caerdydd tair blynedd yn …READ MORE →
Shwmae! Fy enw i yw Dafydd a dwi newydd gwblhau fy ngradd mewn Astudiaethau Chwaraeon ac Addysg Gorfforol (AChAG) gyda gradd dosbarth cyntaf!READ MORE →
Helo! Fy enw i yw Cadi a dwi’n fyfyriwr ail flwyddyn yn astudio Gwyddoniaeth a Thechnoleg Bwyd. Yn ddiweddar cefais y cyfle i fynd i Brifysgol ‘Lovely Professional’ yn yr India gyda fy nghwrs. Er mai dim ond deuddeg ohonom ni roeddwn yn ddigon ffodus i gael mynd ar y daith. Roedd cymysgedd …READ MORE →
Helo! Fy enw i yw Harriet a dwi newydd raddio o’r cwrs Astudiaethau Addysg Gynradd gyda gradd dosbarth cyntaf ac ar fin dechrau cwrs TAR Addysg Gynradd ym mis Medi. Er fy mod wedi dewis i neud fy ngradd mewn Astudiaethau Addysg Gynradd munud olaf, dwi mor falch o’m mhenderfyniad gan fy mod i …READ MORE →
I wanted to make the most of my time at university, so I grabbed every opportunity Cardiff Met offered me to live, study and travel in other countries. My advice to you is, don’t be afraid to step out of your comfort zone!READ MORE →
Studying BSc (Hons) Housing Studies at Cardiff Met has been awesome. I’m now a Catalyst Worker rehousing and supporting the homeless – my dream job!READ MORE →
My placement helped me come out of my comfort zone and take on the opportunities that were coming my way. If you’re thinking of undertaking a placement, I shall say, go for it!READ MORE →
Helo fy enw i yw Dionne, astudiais i Podiatreg ym Met Caerdydd a dwi newydd raddio o’r cwrs!READ MORE →
Helo! Hana Palterman ydw i, ‘rwyf newydd raddio ar ôl cwblhau cwrs Therapi Iaith a Lleferydd, a ‘rŵan yn edrych ymlaen at gofrestru ac ymarfer yn broffesiynol fel therapydd dwyieithog o fewn y GIG.
Mae’r blog hyn yn sôn ychydig am fy mhrofiad o astudio Therapi Iaith …READ MORE →
I decided the BA in Education Studies and Drama at Cardiff Met was the best fit for me as I planned to become a Secondary Drama teacher in the future. Fast forward 3 years and degree modules inspired me to now work in Research focusing on the Digital Competence Framework.READ MORE →
I have always been interested in complementing my degree with work experience. Cardiff Met supported me in getting a placement at IBM, and after my year there, I will be going back as a graduate!READ MORE →
Now that my time studying Sport and Physical Education (SPE) has come to an end, I find myself reminiscing on the past three years, looking back fondly on the experiences, opportunities and the memories that will stay with me forever.READ MORE →
Throughout my A Levels I was set on studying Physiotherapy at university, however after numerous applications (and zero offers of acceptance!) I decided to take a year out to figure out if it was really what I wanted to do.READ MORE →
As a third year Interior Design student I decided to take some time to reflect on my experience at Cardiff Met over the past three years.READ MORE →
My time studying English and Creative Writing at Cardiff Met has been quite an experience. I remember how I was terrified to begin my course, after changing universities and going through clearing.READ MORE →
2015 – The year I received those all-important A Level results that would determine whether I would be accepted into university or not.READ MORE →
Ym mis Mai fe aethom ni, y darpar athrawon Cymraeg, yn ogystal â’r darpar athrawon ieithoedd modern ar ymweliad i Wlad y Basg er mwyn gallu cymharu eu system addysg nhw gyda’n un ni yma yng Nghymru.
Cawsom ni’r cyfle i ymweld â thri o sefydliadau gwahanol …READ MORE →
Ma’r diwrnod cyntaf pryd chi’n cychwyn yn y brifysgol yn gymysgedd o fod yn gyffroes a bod yn nerfus. Cwrdd â ffrindiau newydd, mewn lleoliad newydd yn aml i ffwrdd o adref ac yr holl boeni am “ydw i wedi gwneud y penderfyniad cywir gyda’r cwrs yma?”.
Having the chance to visit India and the Lovely Professional University (LPU) was an opportunity that I am thankful I did not miss. The team of faculty looking after us, was very hospitable and made us feel like we were VIPs, facilitating our every wish (the practical ones anyway).READ MORE →
My name is Ben Stevens, I was a student at Cardiff Met for 4 years where I achieved a BSc in Biomedical Sciences with Health, Exercise and Nutrition and recently, an MRes in Biomedical Science.
When I was in Sixth form studying for my A levels, I was convinced that I wanted to …
It was always a distant dream of mine to attend University to study Social Work, but one that I did not feel I was good enough to make a reality. However, you can be whatever you want to be if you are determined, work hard and have the right support network.READ MORE →
My year in industry gave me such an invaluable experience that I believe internships should be a key aspect during your time as an undergraduate.READ MORE →
If you had asked me on the first day of university what I wanted to do in the future, I would have said I wanted to be a Physiotherapist, with the dream of running out on the pitch at the Principality stadium, not to have a burning interest in strength and conditioning and the theoretical research side of sports science; with an aim of one day completing a PHD.READ MORE →
I developed kidney failure at two weeks old and lived for thirteen years with one kidney. 8 years later, I’ve managed to do many things I’m proud of – including completing my Graphic Communication degree at Cardiff Met.READ MORE →
We are Eloise and Emma and we have recently graduated from 3 years at Cardiff Met studying SCRAM. Over the past 3 years we have learnt so much from the course, made connections for future careers alongside gaining valuable experience within strength and conditioning, Rehabilitation and massage.READ MORE →
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 …READ MORE →
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…
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Surprisingly my first steps into the ‘world’ of psychology stemmed from a keen interest in sports. Up until sixth form I had very little experience or understanding of psychology in its general sense.READ MORE →
There are a lot of exciting opportunities available during these 3 years. Here are some of the experiences that changed my perspective!READ MORE →
Originally, I had no intention of going to university, I was 22 and in a dead-end call centre job. On the advice of a friend, who was studying at Cardiff Met, I checked their clearing page and found there were available places on the BSc in Psychology.READ MORE →
Cardiff has been my home for the past five years, after I transitioned straight from school into an undergrad in BSc Sport Coaching. I was immediately sold on Cardiff Met after attending an open day whilst I was in sixth form.READ MORE →
Coming to Wales to study was not part of my plan, as I was focused on universities in England. However, now, after finishing my first year I couldn’t imagine myself anywhere but Cardiff Met!READ MORE →
When I decided I wanted to study Games Development, I researched university courses all over the UK. Here is why I decided that Cardiff Met was the right choice for me…READ MORE →
Helo fy enw i yw Chelsea a dwi newydd raddio wythnos ddiwethaf ar y cwrs Astudiaethau Addysg Gynradd! Roedd dewis y cwrs yn ddewis cwbl hawdd i mi.
Roeddwn wastad yn edrych ar fy athrawon fel ysbrydoliaeth a chredaf dyma lle sbardunodd fy nghariad tuag at …READ MORE →
My name is Gemma Price and I am the founder of women’s boxing club Boxing Pretty, part of the management team at Llanrumney Phoenix Boxing Club and almost a 3rd year Sport Management student at Cardiff Met.READ MORE →
Helo! Fy enw i yw Ffion a dwi newydd orffen fy mlwyddyn olaf yn astudio Cyfathrebu Graffeg yn y Met.READ MORE →
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 …
Fashion Design at Cardiff Met has given me a great opportunity to promote my brand before I’ve even started the final year of my degree.READ MORE →
I’m Chelsey, a freelance theatre director and Co-Founder of PowderHouse a Cardiff based Theatre Company. I studied English and Drama at Cardiff Met. I started uni with no idea what I wanted to do with my life and career, but through the huge support from the teaching staff and the varied and stimulating curriculum I was able to find my own path and gain the confidence to follow my passion.READ MORE →
My name is Zoe Fullbrook and I studied Secondary PGCE Science at Cardiff Met and I’m really excited to be starting my full-time teaching career in September. I have always been passionate and enthusiastic about science and have always wanted to pass on this passion to my students.READ MORE →
Travelling to Malaysia as part of my second year studying Computer Science at Cardiff Met was one of the best experiences I have ever had in my life.READ MORE →
Shwmae, fy enw i yw Hanna a dwi’n gyn-fyfyrwraig sydd bellach yn gweithio i Brifysgol Met Caerdydd fel Swyddog Recriwtio Marchnata.READ MORE →
The Sport & PE course, and Uni life in general, will push you to your limits and take you out your comfort zones. But just remember, it’s all part of the process and you really are in control of your own journey.READ MORE →
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 …
A year ago, I had no intention of applying for uni – but then I changed my mind and applied for Product Design at Cardiff Met through clearing.READ MORE →
I came to Cardiff Metropolitan University as a mature student in 2011 after coming back from travelling with the looming dread that I had no idea what I wanted to do with my life. I had always been interested in stories and storytelling and so I thought that I might perhaps go to university to study a writing degree.READ MORE →
My name is Naomi Davies and I am currently a secondary school Physical Education teacher at Ysgol Gyfun Cwm Rhymni.READ MORE →
Helo! Fy enw i ydy Naomi Davies ac astudiais y cwrs israddedig Chwaraeon ac Addysg Gorfforol ym Mhrifysgol Met Caerdydd. Derbyniais ysgoloriaeth lawn dros 3 mlynedd er mwyn astudio oleuaf 80 credyd y flwyddyn trwy gyfrwng y Gymraeg. Graddiais gyda gradd 1af o fy nghwrs yn 2015.
Datblygais fethiant yr arennau yn bythefnos oed gan fyw gydag un aren am dair blynedd ar ddeg nes i mi gael trawsblaniad gan fy mam.
Yn awr, 8 mlynedd yn ddiweddarach, rwyf wedi llwyddo i wneud llawer o bethau rwy’n falch ohonynt – …READ MORE →
My time studying Graphic Communication at Cardiff Met has been the best three years of my life. Here are 5 highlights.READ MORE →
Helo fy enw i yw Menna a dwi newydd orffen fy mlwyddyn gyntaf yn astudio cwrs dylunio ffasiwn ym Mhrifysgol Met Caerdydd, a dwi ddim yn gallu credu pa mor gyflym mae’r flwyddyn wedi hedfan!READ MORE →
I studied Sport and PE here at Cardiff Met, and the biggest support mechanism for me throughout my journey was being part of a sports team (Football, of course).READ MORE →
With my time studying Fine Art at Cardiff Met coming to an end, I find myself looking back and reminiscing about the past three years – thinking of all the memories and experiences that will stay with me for a lifetime.READ MORE →