Cardiff School of Management

Austin-Smith: Lord LLP

The new RIBA Award winning and BREEAM Excellent £13m Cardiff School of Management building is the first phase of a redevelopment master-plan for Cardiff Metropolitan University's, Llandaff Campus. It provides purpose designed accommodation for a total of 160 staff and approximately 2000 students totalling approximately 7800 square metres of floor space.

Since completion, student applications have risen 25% against a national average of 4% for similar courses and the University tops the UK league tables for student satisfaction. The building has also become an extremely popular events and conference venue with year one revenue rising to £20m against an investment value of just £21m. The award winning building was delivered ahead of programme and under budget at just £1600/sqm.

Location

School of Management
Western Ave
CARDIFF CF5 2YB
United Kingdom

Contact

Tim Young
Director
tim.young@austinsmithlord.com

Client

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Completed

2010

Size

8008

Contract Value

£13m

Categories

  • Education