The University of World Class Professionals

Linked with over 70 professional bodies and associations, Manchester Metropolitan University has a reputation for producing work-ready graduates

Key Facts/Academic Strengths

  • Best UK University for Student Experience (Guardian University Awards 2013)
  • Largest campus based undergraduate university in the UK
  • One of the top performing new universities in terms of its research profile
  • MMU Business School among top 5% of global universities with the newly awarded AACSB accreditation

Facilities

  • Brand new £10 million Student Union Building offering a wide range of services including over 100 clubs and societies
  • A £49 million Science and Engineering complex offering high spec teaching and research facilities including a biomechanics lab, a motor control lab, computer games lab and multimedia research lab
  • £75 million Business School and Student Hub
  • £35 million Art and Design Building with classrooms, workshops and studios

International Student Community

The International Society is free to join for all international students at Manchester Metropolitan University. As a society, it hosts regular social events, arranges community based projects and organises trips to other UK cities and places on interest.

Location

Manchester Metropolitan University has two campuses, one based in the city centre and one based in Cheshire, around 30 miles south of the city, which specialises in health related and psychology programmes. Manchester is an exciting, cosmopolitan city which is home to the largest Chinatown in the UK and the largest indoor shopping centre in western Europe. The city is served by its own international airport and is a two hour train journey from London.