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Unlocking Discounts in Cardiff: A Student’s Guide

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Unlocking Discounts in Cardiff: A Student’s Guide

Posted on 24 July 2024 by Shaaz Mahmood

Cardiff The vibrant capital of Wales, is not only known for its rich history and cultural heritage but also for being a student-friendly city. As a student at Cardiff University, […]

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Stepping into Glamorgan – School of Planning and Geography

Posted on 23 July 2024 by zuha

In the autumn of 2023, I first made my way through the green-turning yellow trees of Alexandra Park. I paused to admire the statue of Sir Aberdare and spent a […]

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The best bars in Cardiff for a summer tipple

Posted on 18 July 2024 by Jasmine

Summer is the best season of the year to be in Cardiff. So for those lucky enough to be staying over the summer months, it is the time to enjoy […]

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The best ways to visit the Brecon Beacons from Cardiff (without a car)

Posted on 17 July 2024 by Jasmine

Visiting the Brecon Beacons is high up the to-do list of many dwellers or Cardiff, including incoming university students. However, as a first-year student, it can be a challenge to […]

 
A summer day trip to Bristol

A summer day trip to Bristol

Posted on 17 July 2024 by Jasmine

Only an hour from Cardiff, Bristol is a cultural hub that is well worth a visit for any Cardiff University student.  After regularly visiting Bristol throughout my degree, I've developed […]

Ways to get work experience when it seems impossible 

Ways to get work experience when it seems impossible 

Posted on 17 July 2024 by Jasmine

Work experience can be one of the most valuable things on a graduate's CV. It demonstrates practical knowledge and skills relevant to your industry, provides insight into the working world, […]

Tracing the Steps of a Cardiff University Graduate: Could You Be the Next First Lady?

Tracing the Steps of a Cardiff University Graduate: Could You Be the Next First Lady?

Posted on 9 July 2024 by Lydia

Say hello to Victoria Stamer, the new Prime Minister’s wife and a distinguished graduate of Cardiff University. Her journey from our campus to the national spotlight is truly inspiring. Ever […]

Cardiff is for (art) lovers

Cardiff is for (art) lovers

Posted on 9 July 2024 by Jasmine

Exploring a new city is one of the greatest parts of being a new student in a new city. Luckily, Cardiff has plenty for those who enjoy the art and […]

Flexible jobs for students in Cardiff

Flexible jobs for students in Cardiff

Posted on 25 June 2024 by Jasmine

Making ends meet as a student can be challenging. Therefore, especially in the wake of the cost of living crisis, it is ever more valuable for students to have a […]

The Abilities You’ll Build Up from a PhD

The Abilities You’ll Build Up from a PhD

Posted on 25 June 2024 by Jingyi

Starting on a PhD journey is much more than earning a degree. It’s an intensive process that hones a wide range of abilities, equipping you with skills that are valuable […]