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Maindy Park

Maindy Park

This ambitious plan will regenerate an 11 acre site in the heart of Cardiff. Prestigious new buildings in a pleasant parkland setting will allow exciting new research and public access to the University’s work.

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The Cochrane Building

The Cochrane Building

This new building will be at the heart of the “educational quarter” on the University’s Heath Park campus. It will offer a library, laboratories and seminar space to students at all five of the University’s healthcare schools.

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Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Imaging Centre

PET development

The Positron Emission Tomography Imaging Centre is offering scanning services not previously available in Wales. A joint venture with the NHS, this is benefiting patients and vital research work.

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School of Biosciences Extension

School of Biosciences

One of many projects to revamp the entire University estate, this £4m development will provide the School with a visually striking “front door”. Inside there will be a foyer, seminar rooms and administrative services for the School’s undergraduate and postgraduate students.

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Modern Working Environment (MWE)

School of Biosciences

A huge investment in the University’s Information and Communications infrastructure. Staff and students can access a vast array of information and services through a variety of media on and off campus.

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The Vision

Campus Horizons aims to ensure Cardiff University has the world-leading facilities it needs for the 20th Century. The two existing campuses, Cathays Park and Heath Park, will be transformed with new buildings and refurbishments of existing facilities. A third campus, Maindy Park, will nurture and expand new research initiatives. The Modern Working Environment will provide a high-quality electronic architecture which matches the built architecture.

Many projects are now under way, some at the early planning stages, others nearing final completion.

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Gallery of Developments

A wider selection of images for each site is available on the individual development profile pages.