Discover the technical service resources available on Frenchay Campus and the support available to help you.

If you know what you want to make and how to do it, you can find a clear explanation of the best practice for using specific facilities, software and hardware across the campus. Or, if you wish to discuss a project, we are here to help.

Two students being shown how to work a piece of equipment by a technician.

Resource by subject area:


Architecture student building a small model.


  • From computer aided design (CAD) to laser cutting and model making, find out about the technical service areas available to Architecture and Product Design students. 

Person using a virtual reality (VR) headset in a room.

Computer Science and Computer Technologies

  • From digital media to cyber security, find out about the spaces and facilities available to support students studying Computer Science and Computer Technologies.

Students wearing high-vis vests on a building site.

Construction Property Surveying

  • From software and hardware to our surveying store, find out about the equipment and tools available to Construction, Property and Surveying students.

Work by a Product Design student on display.


  • From Computer Aided Design to Adobe to the photographic lighting suite, find out about the technical spaces and resources available to Product Design students.

Engineering students being shown how to use technical equipment in a lab.


  • From electronic software to welding, our wide range of machines and tools span the mechanical, electrical, manufacturing and civil engineering disciplines.

A wildlife meadow on the Frenchay Campus grounds.

Geography and Environmental Management

  • From soil mechanics to environmental change, our machines and tools support a range of disciplines for Geography and Environmental Management students.

Further resources