Tata Motors Design Tech Centre, based in Coventry, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tata Motors. Created in 2005, as a UK-based Centre of excellence for automotive design and engineering, the Design Tech centre provides research and development principally for Tata Motors but also for selected partners in the automotive industry.


National Automotive Innovation Centre
Prof Lord Bhattacharyya Building
Lord Bhattacharyya Way
University of Warwick

Please note any deliveries must be sent to the following address:

Tata Motors Design Tech Centre,
Prof. Lord Bhattacharyya Building,
National Automotive Innovation Centre (NAIC),
Lord Bhattacharyya Way,
University of Warwick,

Travelling by Car

The postcode for The National Automotive Innovation Centre is CV4 7AL. From the South (Heathrow or Gatwick): Follow the M40 then A46 or alternatively M1, M45 and A45. Follow the brown signs to the University of Warwick or Warwick Arts Centre. From the West (Birmingham and M42): Follow the A45 and pick up the brown signs to the University of Warwick or Warwick Arts Centre.

Car Parking

From January 2022 the University is introducing: Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) parking systems in all main campus car parks A new easy to use payment app for parking offering a better parking experience

Extended evening parking hours (5pm - 8am)

Prices from the 1st October 2020 - 30th September 2022

Up to 2 hours - £2.00

Up to 3 hours - £3.00

Up to 4 hours - £4.00

Full day (until 8am the next day) - £7.00

Weekend and evening parking charges from 1st October 2020 - 30th September 2022

Evenings - £1.00 from 5pm-8am (if you have bought an all-day ticket this includes the evening and you do not need to buy another ticket).

Weekends - £1.00 until 8am the following day (a ticket on Saturday would be valid until 8am on Sunday; a ticket on Sunday would be valid until 8am on Monday).

The purchase of a ticket or permit does not guarantee a parking space. Find out where to park here.

Everything you need to use this service can be easily organised through the APCOA Connect app (Google Play / Apple IOS) or through their website. You can also pay by phone and by text message.

You will see signs in the car park telling you how to pay using our location code 2503 (excludes Sports & Wellness Hub car park).

APCOA Connect app & auto pay

APCOA Connect website

Pay using SMS

Sports & Wellness Hub

Any problems?

If you experience any difficulties with using the

APCOA connect parking service, you can reach APCOA

between 9am - 8pm, Monday - Friday.


If you have a query not related to APCOA connect, you can contact us Monday to Thursday, 8am to 4:00pm and Friday between 8am - 3.00pm as follows: TransportMobility@warwick.ac.uk (02476 5) 22206 Download our PDF to see car parking spaces across campus: