Varsity 2023

The 2023 Welsh Varsity tournament will be returning to the capital or the first time since 2019, as student teams from Cardiff University and Swansea University go head-to-head in its 25th year.

For what is the biggest day on the Welsh student calendar, Varsity sees students from Cardiff University Swansea University battle it out in over 30 sports, including men’s and women’s rugby, which will be played at Cardiff Arms Park.

For all ticketing information please visit:

Cardiff University Info:

Swansea University Info:


Gates will open 1 hour before kick-off. Please make sure you arrive early to make the most of any pre-match atmosphere.


Cardiff University - North 

North Stand and Terrace - Please enter the stadium via the Angel Hotel entrance and pass through the famous Gwyn Nicholls Memorial gates.

Swansea University - South

South Stand - If you are seated in the South Stand you can access your seats via C2 of the Principality Stadium by going up the ramp at the Quay Street Entrance. 

South Terrace - The South Terrace can be accessed by walking down the ramp at the Quay Street Entrance. Here you will be met by stewards, who will scan your tickets and direct you to the correct side.