Cardiff Metropolitan University Online Application

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Cardiff Metropolitan University Online Application

Cardiff Metropolitan University Online Application

How to Apply

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Please click on each section of the How to Apply flowchart to see further details on​ each stage:​​

Choose​ your course

If you have not yet chosen which course you would like to study please check out our A-Z course lists:​

Undergraduate courses

Postgraduate courses

Check the entry requirements

Entry requirements differ from course to course. The University values both work experience and academic qualifications and will consider students from a wide range of academic backgrounds. You may also need to undertake an English qualification before being admitted onto a course. For guidance on entry requirements from your country please check our Country Specific Information Page.

Our team of International Marketing Officers travel all over the world to meet potential students and assist with your queries and application. In some cases, you can be interviewed and be made an offer in person in your own country. Found out where our officers will be next by viewing our Country Specific Information Page​.​​​

Check the entry requirements

Entry requirements differ from course to course. The University values both work experience and academic qualifications and will consider students from a wide range of academic backgrounds. You may also need to undertake an English qualification before being admitted onto a course. For guidance on entry requirements from your country please check our Country Specific Information Page.

Our team of International Marketing Officers travel all over the world to meet potential students and assist with your queries and application. In some cases, you can be interviewed and be made an offer in person in your own country. Found out where our officers will be next by viewing our Country Specific Information Page​.​​​

Submit supporting​ documents

In order for us to assess your application, it is very important to provide us with as much information about your academic qualifications as possible. Therefore, you will also need to submit the following documents with your application:

  • Photocopies of your exam certificates and transcripts
  • Statement of Purpose/ personal statement – this is your opportunity to tell the University more about your previous qualification/experience, why you wish to study the course and in the UK. When writing your SOP, explain reasons for wanting to study the subject, how your skills/experience/knowledge meet the entry criteria, how the course will help your career or long-term personal development plans and what else you have done outside of the classroom setting (e.g. voluntary work/work experience/ hobbies or special interests).
  • English language certificate or NARIC Statement of Comparability – if applicable. Please see the English Language Requirements page for more details.
  • 1 educational reference (2 employer references are required for offers based on work experience). Your reference must be submitted on official headed paper
  • Evidence of sponsorship – if applicable
  • Art and Design courses only – you should send a copy of your portfolio which should include 10-20 clear and informative slides or photographs on a CD ROM or through an appropriate online resource such as Flickr. This should be accompanied by an explanation of the dimensions, medium, subject matter and any other information. We would also welcome any further statements about the influences, aims and ideas in your work, your ambitions and other achievements
  • Sports courses only – evidence of personal sporting achievements

Completed applications and supporting documentations should be sent via email to: international@cardiffmet.ac.uk. You will not be required to send hard copies of your documents unless requested by the International Office.​​