We are a great, modern university, in a great global city, 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.

We work closely with our city, with business, the community and our academic peers – locally, nationally and internationally – to be inventive and creative, generate great opportunities, and enable our students, colleagues and everyone whose lives we touch to make an impact.

Quick Facts

  • Teaching Excellence Framework: We deliver high-quality teaching, learning and outcomes for our students, as assessed by the government of England.
  • A green campus: We are one of the UK’s greenest universities, based on our environmental policy, sustainability, and recycling.
  • Queen’s Anniversary Prize winner: Our multi-lingual poetry project, Mother Tongue Other Tongue, was recognised with this prestigious honour.
  • Triple Crown accreditation: Our Business School is part of an elite group of schools worldwide that holds this international benchmark of excellence.