Welcome to the last video blog of three, talking about different aspects of University. In this video, I discuss how I adapted to University life – especially living in University accommodation and making friends! If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to leave them in the comments below! Read more
In three months from now I will be (hopefully) settled in my new home for the next 6 months, half way across the world in Australia. How crazy is that?! I have always wanted to do study abroad as part of my degree and Cardiff University Global Opportunities department was one of the main reasons Read more
Looking back on my time as a prospective student, I wish I did go to more Open Days and spend good quality time at the University when I did attend. Remember – University is where you going to spend a minimum of the next three years of your life! With of all this in mind, Read more
As my first year at Cardiff University draws to a close, I am left pondering what I have learnt and what I would change. However, what I can say is that year one of uni has been incredible and exceeded all of my expectations. I have not only made great friends and memories but I Read more
Top 10 Reasons Why Cardiff is Great Big City, Small Town Vibe This was probably one of the main reasons why I instantly fell in love with Cardiff. With the idea of London completely intimidating me, yet the idea of living in a capital city being really appealing, Wales’ capital was the perfect match. Having Read more
Work experience, though a great thing to put on your CV, is much more than that. It can help you to learn valuable skills and can prepare you for the working world. Here are my top tips for getting the most out of your time on placement: 1. First impressions First impressions do count and Read more
Looking back at my time at University, something I’m really glad that I tried out is a Languages For All course. Languages for All runs alongside your main studies and offers students a choice of languages to study with a variety of flexible study options. You can sign up to these via Sims and Languages For All offer a Read more
Hello there, it’s been a while! First and foremost, I’d like to try and tantalize the masses by advertising the next three videos after this one: Firstly, Cardiff’s unbeatable feel good factor when the rugby comes to town. Secondly, what you can get up to in the world of student media and thirdly, the Read more
A quick video covering two Give it a Go events that Cardiff University has put on recently. This is just one from a series dedicated to Give it a Go… The featured events this time include Flat mate speed dating and the Brecon Waterfall walk. For those who are unfamiliar with the former, it is Read more
As I approach the end of my final year as a History undergraduate student here at Cardiff, I think I have a good insight into what it’s like to live in Cardiff, and study here. Cardiff has been my home for two and a half years. And, I love it so much here, I’m planning 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.