Your Questions Answered

Here are some of questions we are usually asked in relation to applying to university. If you have a question that hasn’t been answered, send us a message here and we’ll post the answer below

How do I apply for a place at university?

Most pupils apply for a place at university at the beginning of Year 13. Your application will need to be submitted online via UCAS. For further tips on applying to university, check out our advice and guidance here.

I want to go to university but I don't know what to study. How do I choose?

The best place to start is to think about your interests and strengths, both inside and outside of school. What subject areas are you good at or what hobbies do you have outside of school? A good place to start would be looking through our course pages and have a read through to find out more about the course. We’re also adding videos to our course pages so that you can hear about what our students think and why they chose the course they are studying.

What courses are available at Cardiff University and Cardiff Metropolitan University?

There are many courses for you to choose from between Cardiff University and Cardiff Metropolitan University. Check out our course pages to find out more.

Why should I go to university?

University isn’t the right option for everyone, but there are many benefits to going. You should make sure you properly consider it as an option and understand how you may be able to benefit. We’ve outlined some of the benefits of university for you here.

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