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Faculty of Education

Entrance view of the Faculty of Education.
Welcome to the Donald McIntyre Building
Faculty of Education - Garden View
Scenic Views within the Faculty of Education
Faculty of Education - Entrance View
Striking Modern Design
Faculty of Education - Garden
Beautiful Georgian Architecture

The Donald McIntyre Building has been purpose built to provide professional, contemporary meeting spaces. Smart and striking, these rooms are superb for holding business gatherings , conferences, and all meetings looking for the best in practical hosting.

Each of the twelve rooms are complete with top-of-the-line presentation hardware. From dedicated computers, intuitive projection setups, and the capability to livestream and record presentations, the Faculty of Education is flexible and functional to meet all your demonstration needs.

In addition to versatile meeting spaces, the Faculty of Education also provides an extensive selection of smaller rooms, fantastically suited to serving as breakout spaces. Each breakout room comes with the full complement of IT and AV equipment so there is no need to compromise on functionality if you need additional space.

Contrasting with the distinctive modern architecture of the Donald McIntyre Building is Trumpington House. This gorgeous Georgian style building sits amongst beautiful greenery, with the meeting room boasting a stunning view of Trumpington House Garden, ideal for cosier, picturesque arrangements.

Situated just fifteen minutes from Cambridge railway station, and with convenient bus connections to the city centre, the Faculty keenly looks forward to hosting your next event.

Rooms and Accommodation

  • Rooms
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Breakout Areas

Theatre
Layout
Classroom
Layout
U-Shape
Layout
Boardroom
Layout
Cabaret
Layout
Dimensions
GS1
40
28
18
24
25
Width: 8.95m
Length: 6.75m
1S3
60
48
30
30
54
Width: 9.03m
Length: 11.58m
1S7
50
36
21
-
24
Width: 11.01m
Length: 10.91m
2S3
40
28
20
24
24
Width: 5.86m
Length: 9.03m
2S4
40
28
20
24
24
Width: 7.46m
Length: 8.99m
2S5
40
28
20
24
24
Width: 5.87m
Length: 9.12m
2S7
40
28
20
24
24
Width: 5.88m
Length: 9.01m
2S8
40
28
20
24
24
Width: 5.89m
Length: 9.2m

Main Meeting Rooms

Theatre Layout
Classroom layout
U-Shape Layout
Boardroom Layout
Cabaret Layout
Dimensions
GS4
110
80
48
30
48
Width: 11.36m
Length: 11.09m
GS5
110
80
48
30
48
Width: 11.79m
Length: 11.04m
GS4 & GS5
200
120
100
60
96
Width: 23.88m
Length: 11.09m
2S9
-
-
-
10
-
Width: 4.39m
Length: 5.19m
2S10
-
-
-
18
-
Width: 7.06m
Length: 4.82m
Trumpington House
-
-
16
-
-
Width: 9.3m
Length: 6.18m

Green Initiatives

  1. The Faculty of Education has a Bronze Award from the Univesity's Green Impact Scheme.
  2. The first, staff hire, electric bike at the Faculty of Education has been introduced.
  3. Part of the wider University goal to be completely carbon neutral by 2048.
  4. Staff are committed to sustainability and recycling, most unusally the crisp packet recycling scheme!

Did You Know?

  1. The Donald McIntyre Building was opened in 2005 by Prince Philip.
  2. The Faculty was the first non-Brazilian institution to receive its bronze Paulo Freire bust.
  3. The world renowned Building Design Partnership designed the Donald McIntyre Building.
  4. The Faculty's PEDAL centre was established with a £4 million grant from the LEGO Foundation.

How To Find Faculty of Education

184 Hills Road
Cambridge
CB2 8PQ