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Cardiff: The City of Arcades

Posted on 12 June 2024 by Supraja

  Welcome to the City of Arcades – where shopping is anything but ordinary. Picture this: you step off the bustling high street and into a glass-roofed haven of vintage […]

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From Masala Chai to Welsh Cakes: My Adventure as an Indian Student in Cardiff

Posted on 12 June 2024 by Supraja

It all began with a craving for adventure and a will to pursue a master’s degree in the UK. As I embarked on this journey, armed with a suitcase full […]

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Fresher Fashion: Preparing Your Wardrobe for Cardiff’s Weather

Posted on 10 June 2024 by Lydia

Getting ready for university is thrilling, and packing your bags is where the adventure begins! When deciding what to pack for Cardiff, the local weather plays a crucial role. You […]

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Cardiff Ranked 2nd in 2023’s Most Affordable Student Cities: A Guide to Thriving on a Budget

Posted on 10 June 2024 by Lydia

Welcome to Cardiff, recently ranked as the second most affordable student city in the UK for 2023 according to the Natwest Student Living Index! This recognition isn't just about low […]

 
10 things I wish I had known before I applied for my PhD

10 things I wish I had known before I applied for my PhD

Posted on 3 June 2024 by Jingyi

Embarking on a PhD journey is both exciting and daunting. I’m currently doing my PhD at the School of Biosciences, reflecting on my own experience, there are several insights I […]

The Heart of Campus Life: My Adventures with Cardiff’s Students’ Union

The Heart of Campus Life: My Adventures with Cardiff’s Students’ Union

Posted on 3 June 2024 by Vira Pansare

Hey everyone! Today, I want to share my incredible journey and experiences with the Students' Union at Cardiff University. Being actively involved with the union has not only enriched my […]

Indian Stores in Cardiff: A Cultural and Culinary Journey

Indian Stores in Cardiff: A Cultural and Culinary Journey

Posted on 3 June 2024 by Vira Pansare

Hello everyone! As an international student, one thing I love about Cardiff is its cosmopolitan nature and varied choice of Indian stores and restaurants. Today, I’m excited to take you […]

Tips for students spending the summer in Cardiff

Tips for students spending the summer in Cardiff

Posted on 3 June 2024 by Jasmine

Students might opt to stay in Cardiff over the summer for many reasons, like working or completing an internship. No matter the reason, staying in Cardiff when the majority of […]

A Comprehensive Guide for New Students at Cardiff University

A Comprehensive Guide for New Students at Cardiff University

Posted on 3 June 2024 by Shaaz Mahmood

Photo by Taylor Floyd Mews on Unsplash Croeso Welcome to Cardiff University! Moving to a new city and starting university life is an exciting adventure, but it can also be […]

How to maximise your professional skills by taking part in sustainability efforts while at university

How to maximise your professional skills by taking part in sustainability efforts while at university

Posted on 30 May 2024 by Jasmine

Having written about ways that students can be more sustainable, it is also helpful to know about the professional skills that can be earned by taking active steps to support […]