Cardiff Metropolitan University

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Cardiff Metropolitan University doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 30

Cardiff Metropolitan University has a DitchCarbon Score of 30 out of 100, indicating a lower performance in sustainability efforts. This score suggests that the university has a relatively high carbon intensity compared to other institutions. There is significant room for improvement in reducing emissions and enhancing sustainable practices.

This was calculated based on 30+ company specific emissions data points, the higher the score, the better. Check out our methodology.

Industry emissions intensity

Very low




Very high

Cardiff Metropolitan University is part of the education sector, which has a very low carbon intensity ranking compared to other industries. Some industries are more damaging than others, this ranking gives you an indication of how carbon intensive the industry is which this company operates in.

Location emissions intensity

Very low




Very high

Cardiff Metropolitan University is situated in the UK, which boasts a very low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental context supports the university’s sustainability efforts by reducing the carbon footprint associated with its location.

...this company is doing 16.69% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Cardiff Metropolitan University, situated in the vibrant capital city of Cardiff, operates within the education sector and has been a cornerstone of the community since 1865. Renowned for its commitment to high-quality, accessible, and flexible education, the university caters to a diverse international student body from over 140 countries. With a focus on employability, applied research, and knowledge transfer, Cardiff Metropolitan University plays a pivotal role in the economic, social, and cultural development of southeast Wales.

Bad news, Cardiff Metropolitan University hasn't set SBTi commitments yet

Cardiff Metropolitan University has not yet established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the university is still in the process of defining clear, science-based emissions reduction targets to align with global efforts to mitigate climate change.

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