Vibrant & cutting-edge

Welcome To Space

This substantial 3,650m2 facility boasts a high specification theatre, industry standard music recording studios and rehearsal spaces, and a range of state-of-the-art engineering, manufacturing, computer and software engineering. facilities. SPACE further enhances SERC’s commitment to delivering bespoke innovative, industry led curriculum to ensure that our students ‘Get the Edge’.

The curriculum at SPACE caters for all aspects of Performing and Production Arts, with specialist pathways in technical theatre, dance and acting disciplines. There will be Innovation and Incubation space to support the development of Specialisms (SPICE), Research and Development and to support businesses and entrepreneurs. Interdisciplinary projects between the School of Computing & Engineering and the School of Performing and Creative Arts will further enhance the production arts curriculum.

The facility complements our existing vibrant conference and concert facilities and our pioneering work in arts, engineering, computing and technology. It will provide an innovative curriculum to fill the well recorded technical skills gaps which are needed to drive the economy forward; whilst helping us give students the fantastic learning experiences they so rightly deserve.

Upcoming events


Oct 22
Great British Barbering Academy College Tour

Passionate about his profession and a stalwart of British barbering, Mike has been a barber for over 27 years having opened his first barber shop in Newbury aged 20. Mike now successfully manages eight barbershops across Hampshire and Dorset. As well as working behind the chair in his barbershop in Bournemouth, Mike started serving barbering  … Read more

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Nov 08
Electronique Fabrik

Join us as music technology and production students from SERC stage a night of original electronic tunes and compositions. From high tempo numbers to blissed out soundscapes, this promises to be an evening to remember. Doors open: 7pm To book tickets click here.

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