Hello, My name is Nancy, this is my first blog. Hope you enjoy it. In life, we have three types of travellers. • The ones who can afford spontaneous trips anytime. • The ones who spend months/ years working to save for a holiday. • The ones who never have enough money but are travel Read more
Hello everyone, so although by Uni standards it’s a pretty hectic time of year with essay deadlines nearing and lots of exams round the corner, one of the things that lots of people are pondering at this time of year is what to do with that long summer. In medicine as the degree progresses the Read more
The second year Psychology students hoping to do placement next year are all currently prepping for, or taking part in interviews for their chosen placements. I’ve heard loads of different pieces of advice get passed around about what to do in preparation for your interview so I’ve tried to make a list of a few Read more
Hi all, I hope that you are all feeling rested after the Christmas break and that exams went well for everyone who had them. I thought that this month I’d let you know about the Certificate of Professional Developmentoffered by the Skills Development service, which is part of Cardiff University. I have completed a Read more
So as this is my second blog post I’ve been racking my brain trying to think of something that is relevant for the New Year period that’s almost upon us. I thought I would write about jobs and volunteering opportunities here in Cardiff University. Your time at university is a unique experience that most of Read more
The first term has drawn to an end, and although it doesn’t feel like it we are midway through the academic year. I think that everyone is glad of a break to spend time with family, friends and some cheesy Christmas telly! I’m sure that after the stress of exams and coursework, polishing off your Read more
Two months spent on Creative Cardiff as part of a Cardiff Undergraduate Research Opportunities Programme really paid off. So what is it and why should you consider one yourself? In this vlog I attempt to answer those exact questions, and in the article that follows, I’ve also added some personal thoughts in regards to the Read more
Konichiwa. Senshuu, Nihongo wa benkyoo o shimashita. Watashi wa Iain o desu. Or for those of you who don’t speak Japanese: Hello. Last week I studied Japanese. My name is Iain. Yes, rather than spend the first few weeks of my holiday proper (after saying goodbye to all my friends) just moping around I decided Read more
Hello all! As I was planning my own summer I thought it might be useful to give some advice about what you could be doing, whether you’re hoping to go to University in September (or next September) or whether you’re already at University! This summer I’m volunteering to help with two research projects carried out Read more
With the academic year finally drawing to a close, we’ve already got another thing to worry about – bagging that summer internship. Although sitting in front of Netflix for three months may be the best thing you can think about right now, you know (in your heart) that you’ll get so much more out of Read more
Our student bloggers are current Cardiff University students, sharing their real-life experiences in their own words.
Each student has their own blog but you can also ask them questions on the Cardiff University Admissions Facebook page.