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I’m James Sweeney and I studied BA (Hons) Events Management at Cardiff Met, graduating in 2016.  Now I’m an Events Management and Crowd Safety Specialist, combining my work as a Regional & Senior Operations Manager at AP Security with running my own business, JRS Events.
With AP Security, I carry out multiple senior roles …


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.


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 …


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.


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 …


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…


The Psychology course at Cardiff Met is very diverse, ranging from studying minds and children’s behaviour to the intelligence of animals in the world around us, therefore, there is something for everyone. Also, the course includes many opportunities for work experience in order to prepare students for the world of work.