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  • Locations: Cardiff, United Kingdom
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: Iowa State applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Academic Year, Spring
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Study Abroad Adviser: Miner, Shannon Program Director: Nlebedim, Cajetan
Housing Options: Apartment/Flat, Dormitory, On Campus Cumulative GPA: 3
Language of Instruction: English Host Country Language: English
Online Course Catalog Available: Yes Sponsor: Iowa State
ISU Course: EXPRO Program Type: Exchange
Program Description:
Cardiff University
Prifysgol Caerdydd

Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom

Academic Program
Founded in 1883, Cardiff University is a research
institution located in the capital of Wales.
It is a world ranked instituton, and recognized as

the strongest research institution in Wales.
Cardiff University's campus is located in the city center,
surround by historical buildings and museums,
as well as the headquarters for the Welsh government.
The university has 26 academic colleges on
campus, offering a variety of degrees. There are a
little over 20,000 undergraduate students,
with 17% of this number being international students.
The Engineering Department has
several degrees available, including Architectural, Civil,
Electrical, and Mechanical Engineering. 

Courses (or Modules as they call it in Wales) available each semester found Here

Click here for credit and grade equivalencies between ISU and Cardiff

City Information
- The capital of Wales, Cardiff is located in
   Southern Wales along the coast. 
- As the largest city in Wales, there are
   over 850,000 people in the urban area
- Cardiff is regarded as the heart of Welsh culture,
   politics, media, and sport.
- With a history dating back almost 1,000 years,
   there are plenty of interesting sites to visit
   including the medieval Cardiff Castle.
- Cardiff is one of the UK's top tourist destination,
   with great shopping and concert/sport venues
- Other destinations within the UK are easily
   accessable by train including London,
   Edinbourgh, Manchester, and Liverpool.

Housing Information

University Housing through Cardiff University is available.

More information can be found here about on-campus housing.

Program Fee

This is an exchange program. Students pay their
normal ISU tuition and fees. Please see budget sheets above for more information

More Information

Cardiff University's Website
City of Cardiff's Toursim Site
Cardiff Wikipedia Webpage

Sam Ennis's Video Blog (Sam is an ISU Comp E students who studied at CU for the Spring 2014 semester)

                                                                                  Castle Pictures Source: Wikimedia Commons

Cardiff View
View of the city from the castle
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This program is currently not accepting applications.