The university is a confederal university based in Cardiff, Wales,UK. It undergone a major structural change in 2013.
- It is the first and oldest university in Wales , one of the four countries in United Kingdom . It was the second largest in UK.
- The university is officially integrated with University Of Wales Trinity Saint David since 2013.
- The university is ranked 8th in UK for university Of the year in WhatUni Student's Choice Awards. It gained 36th position in national student survey. The times declared it among the top 5 universities of UK.
- It offers a variety of courses at undergraduate and postgraduate level ranging from accounting, advertising, to theology and physical education.
- It has great global connections offering 100% chance of employability and excellent opportunities to pursue career in the domain of research.