statistics

1,110
in 2019, we published more than 1,100 research outputs – up 40% since 2016.
1,110
in 2019, we published more than 1,100 research outputs – up 40% since 2016.
£23m
our research teams secured £23 million of external investment in 2019.
£23m
our research teams secured £23 million of external investment in 2019.
top ten
we are one of the top ten uk universities for knowledge transfer partnerships.
top ten
we are one of the top ten uk universities for knowledge transfer partnerships.

components 2

our future leaders scheme gave me the confidence to become the research leader i wanted to be, rather than try and follow the pathways that others had established.
dr. ros oates
reader, history research centre
our future leaders scheme gave me the confidence to become the research leader i wanted to be, rather than try and follow the pathways that others had established.
dr. ros oates
reader, history research centre
  • Shoppers on a busy street in manchester
  • One of the speakers at an event to launch regional voices research

our commitment to research quality

Logo of the Concordat to support the career development of researchers

investing in research careers

we're passionate about supporting the career development of our researchers.

Logo of the concordat to support research integrity

supporting research integrity

we strive to uphold the highest standards in all aspects of our research.

through its career development programmes, this university has helped me to learn that leadership goes beyond a top down approach. leadership needs to be exercised on a daily basis and is about taking decisions that support colleagues.
dr. shoba arun
reader, research centre for applied social sciences
through its career development programmes, this university has helped me to learn that leadership goes beyond a top down approach. leadership needs to be exercised on a daily basis and is about taking decisions that support colleagues.
dr. shoba arun
reader, research centre for applied social sciences
  • researcher setting up equipment at manchester Met
  • researcher at manchester Met set up a laboratory experiment

resources for research staff

helping our teams produce work that changes the world.