Cardiff University

The Fulbright Cardiff University Award covers a 3-12 month project for researching, lecturing or teaching in any research-active department at the university.

Founded in 1883,  today combines impressive modern facilities and a dynamic approach to teaching and research. Cardiff University is a member of the elite Russell Group of Britain's top 24 leading research universities.

It is ranked 5th in the UK for research quality (Research Excellence Framework, 2014) and is ranked in the top 125 universities in the world (QS World University Rankings 2015/2016).

The university's breadth of expertise in research-led teaching encompasses the humanities; the natural, physical, health, life and social sciences; engineering and technology; and a commitment to lifelong learning.

According to the latest QS World University Rankings by subject 2015, Cardiff University is amongst the world’s elite institutions in 25 of 33 subjects.

Grant amount

  • £2,500 per month

This funding is intended as a contribution towards US-UK travel, institutional fees, accommodation, and general maintenance costs while in the UK.