Cardiff Business School
WVU Exchange Program


Founded in 1883, Cardiff University is located in the heart of Cardiff, the capital of Wales. Cardiff Business School is widely regarded as one of the leading business and management schools in the UK. Not only is Cardiff the perfect student city, Cardiff is also a capital city with all the culture, sports, shop-ping, entertainment, and atmosphere of a modern European metropolis. The small city provides a unique Welsh cultural experience that is safe and affordable.

Fast Facts

  • Language: English
  • Eligibility: Must be a sophomore, junior, or senior in good academic standing with a minimum 2.5 GPA.
  • Accommodations: On-campus available.
  • Duration: Semester
  • Semester Dates: Fall - early Sept thru mid Dec; Spring - early Jan thru late Apr
  • Deadlines: Spring 2016 - Nov 1


  • WVU Tuition
  • $100 Administrative fee
  • $1,000 - $1,500 Airfare
  • $135 Passport
  • $1,500 - $2,000 Housing
  • $120 Study Permit
  • $2,500 - $3,000 Personal Expenses and Travel


The Cardiff Business School offers a wide range of subjects in each de-gree program which allows students to modify individual degrees to suit specific interests and career ambitions. The following is a sampling of classes offered at the Business School in the past. All classes must be approved for WVU credit.

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Accounting with German, French, or Spanish
  • International Management
  • Logistics and Operations
  • Human Resources
  • Business Studies and Japanese
  • Business Economics
  • Economics with German, French, or Spanish
  • Banking and Finance
  • Marketing