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Our location

Cardiff is a stimulating, cosmopolitan and compact city of around 350,000 people. In recent years major developments have attracted a growing business community, including an increasing number of technology companies.

The School of Computer Science and Informatics is located in the new, purpose-built Abacws building. It is within the heart of the university next to the Students' Union and near to the new Centre for Student Life and the Innovation Campus. It is close to the centre of town and adjacent to the Cathays railway station with a range of student accommodation nearby.

Senghennydd Road,
CF24 4AG

Find out how to reach us by car, bus, rail or air.

School of Computer Sciences location map

National Software Academy

Our BSc in Applied Software Engineering is delivered at the innovative National Software Academy, in the heart of Newport’s exciting technology hub. Journey time from Cardiff to Newport is 12 minutes by train, and the Academy is situated next to Newport railway station.


National Software Academy
Information Station
Old Station Building
NP20 4AX