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Monday 18 February
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Media production equipment, facilities, and support

We have a range of equipment and facilities that may be booked and used to record, mix or edit, and output a wide range of media types. This is available for staff and students, for example to create promotional videos and record special events. These are mostly located on our Cambridge campus, though media equipment may be borrowed on both our Cambridge and Chelmsford campuses.

These facilities are available for use by students and staff. Experienced advisory support is available locally or on the end of the phone.

The facilities currently available are listed below.

  • TV studios -Cambridge
  • Video editing suites - Cambridge
  • Sound stage - Cambridge
  • Media workstation rooms - Cambridge
  • Photography studios - Cambridge
  • Media Loans - Cambridge and Chelmsford

Access to studios is by swipe card, which must be booked in advance online at, to avoid clashes. Once booked, please pick up the swipe card at the Media Reception counter in Coslett 102. The card must be returned afterwards.

Edit Suites must be booked in advance online at After booking, please pick up a key at the Media Reception counter in Coslett102, and return it after use.

Loan equipment must be booked in advance online Please collect and return your equipment at the Media Reception counter in Coslett 102, at the dates and times you booked. We operate a fines system for overdue returns, so make sure you return your equipment on time. You are responsible for collecting and returning this equipment, and for its security during the loan period - Terms and Conditions.

If you are based in Chelmsford you can collect and return your equipment to our Customer Support Team based in the Chelmer Building (staff) or the i-Centre (students).

Equipment available for loan includes:

  • Digital camcorders
  • Digital stills cameras
  • Tripods
  • Analogue and digital audio recording equipment
  • Audio playback equipment
  • Video playback equipment
  • Data projectors


All enquiries and Cambridge bookings
Call: 0845 196 2205

Chelmsford bookings
Students should contact the i-Centre

Technical support (jnlcuding AV classroom equipment)
Call: 0845 196 4357

Hire rates for external bookings may be discussed on request.