Cardiff University is the top-ranked university in Wales

Cardiff Uni ranked 1st in Wales and 35th place in the UK

Cardiff University has been named the top-ranking university in Wales for the second year in a row.

Alastair McCall, editor of The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide, said: “Cardiff has been named the Welsh University of the Year.”

McCall also stated that it is: “one of the ‘go-to’ destinations for students right now with applications booming.

“Enhancements to the university experience through investments in projects like the new £50 million Centre for Student Life will only make it an even more attractive option going forward.”

The university released a statement saying: “We’re delighted to be Wales’s top-ranked university and to be named Welsh University of the Year 2022 by The Times and The Sunday Times #GoodUniGuide.

Well done and thank you to everyone in the #CardiffUni community who has made this possible. Diolch!”

Aberystwyth University was the second highest ranking Welsh university, with the university coming in 38th place in the UK.

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