Cardiff continues to be one of the most popular universities in the UK and our Open Day provides you with an opportunity to see a range of study and social facilities. All academic schools will be open where you can see our approaches to teaching and research.
Bookings by Teachers for Key Stage 5 (Students aged 16-18)
Individuals (Enquiry not required to be through a school)
Full event details
The Open Day will enable you to get advice from University staff on important issues such as admissions procedures, student finance and graduate careers.
View our sports facilities, take a tour of libraries and computer suites, visit some of our student accommodation and take a tour of the Students’ Union.
Open Day talks:
The following talks will be on offer:
What are tuition fees, maintenance loans, grants, bursaries and scholarships? How and when do you apply, and what are the extra sources of money that are available?
Students give you their views on life in Cardiff. Find out what the Students’ Union has to offer you, what students do all day and what life is really like at one of the UK’s most popular universities from the people who really know.
UCAS and Applying to Cardiff:
Our insider’s guide to the application process will help you impress.
NHS Funding for Healthcare-related Courses:
What funding can you apply for to help with living costs and tuition fees and how do you apply for it? What additional funding can you apply for based on your personal circumstances?
Rugby at Cardiff University:
Interested in developing your rugby talent while studying for your degree? Come along to this session to hear more about what’s on offer for male and female rugby players.
Sport at Cardiff University:
This session will outline details of our sporting structure, all our sports facilities and sports bursaries, as well as student participation opportunities.
Why study at Cardiff University?
This session will provide information about the new student facilities at Cardiff, what life is really like living in the capital city of Wales and how our graduates can look forward to one of the highest graduate employment rates in the UK.
Presentation for Teachers and Careers Advisers:
This session will focus on recent developments at Cardiff University. Teachers and Careers Advisers are welcome to ask questions about issues of interest to them
Our drop-in advice shops give you the chance to put your own questions to the University’s expert staff. You don’t need an appointment, but please remember that these areas may be busy at peak times.
Student Finance and Support
UCAS and Applying to University
Welsh Language Services
Libraries and IT Facilities
Heath Park Campus Display
The Heath Park Campus is home to four of the University’s academic schools – Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing and Midwifery and Healthcare Studies.
Tours and Facilities
University Campus Tours
Cardiff City Coach Tours
Tour of the Cochrane Building, and Heath Park campus (for students of some health-care related disciplines)
Cardiff University Students’ Union
Come and see for yourself why over 30,000 students apply to Cardiff University each year!