Cardiff Metropolitan University Ranking

The Guardian University Guide, The Independent's Complete University Guide and The Times Good University Guide all placed the university as the top "new" university in Wales as of 2016. The university took up the title of the Times Higher Education University of the Year in 2021. In the Research Excellence Frame (REF) 2021, nearly 88% of the University's research outputs in the field of the sport were deemed to be either internationally excellent or world-leading, while 83% of Cardiff Met's art and design impacts were deemed to be world-leading, placing the university 5th in the UK. Cardiff Met Uni has received independent praise for its academic standards and has been ranked on many popular ranking platforms. Here are some Cardiff Metropolitan University rankings in 2022 -


  • 63rd in The Complete University Guide Ranking (UK)
  • 62nd in The Guardian University Ranking
  • 79th in The Times University Guide (UK)
  • 1001st - 1200th in Times Higher Education University Ranking


Course Rankings

There are five schools of study available at Cardiff Met Uni for undergraduate and graduate degrees. Let's look at some of the subject rankings -


THE Education: #401-500

Sport & Health Sciences

THE Clinical, Pre-Clinical and Health: #501-600

Global Rankings


QS Ranks

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