in the heart of a thriving capital city
of our undergraduates enter employment or further study shortly after graduating
UK University for research quality
we are truly a global university
invested in our biggest campus upgrade for a generation
Working to make
a better future
for Wales and the world
Our facilities include an architectural robotics lab, a workshop, media lab, library and a digital fabrications lab.
The Architecture Library is conveniently located within the School, offering access to its collection of books, journals, reference and technical literature and audio-visual material.
A 6-axis high accuracy robotic arm to research the potential for robotic construction and digital fabrication in architecture.
The digital fabrication laboratory at the Welsh School of Architecture is a facility for the digital fabrication of computer-generated components and models.
The School has a Media Lab which is open 24/7, except during Bute Building closures.
The workshop is managed by Dan Tilbury and assisted by Mark Blenkin. Together they have a breadth of skills in carpentry, furniture design and model making.
We are within a major reconfiguration of the Welsh School of Architecture which includes redesigning our Bute Building.
Take a tour
The distinctiveness of our School lies in our tradition of combining creativity with a focus on making, our research portfolio, calibre of staff and unique location.
Welsh School of Architecture, Cardiff University, Bute Building, King Edward VII Avenue, Cardiff, CF10 3NB