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about us

here to make an impact on manchester, our nation and beyond, with a driving ambition to discover and disseminate knowledge, and make higher education accessible and beneficial to all those with the passion and ability to succeed.


work with us

providing research-led solutions to real-world problems.

our expertise
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our achievements

our achievements

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teaching excellence framework

we deliver high-quality teaching, learning and outcomes for our students, as assessed by the government of england.

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a green campus

we are one of the uk’s greenest universities, based on our environmental policy, sustainability, and recycling.

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queen's anniversary prize winner

our multi-lingual poetry project, mother tongue other tongue, was recognised with this prestigious honour.

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triple crown accreditation

our business school is part of an elite group of schools worldwide that holds this international benchmark of excellence.

history and heritage

one of manchester’s most established and ambitious residents.

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out of the people i knew, only two of them went to university. people make it out like you can’t always go. they say 'we didn’t, so you can’t'.
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first generation student

our finances

download our latest annual reports and financial statements.