The University of Manchester

The University of Manchester is part of the prestigious Russell Group of universities with outstanding facilities and the widest range of courses. They are highly respected across the globe as a center of teaching excellence and innovative research.

With 25 Nobel prize winners among their current and former staff and students, they have a history of world firsts and brilliant discoveries, from splitting the atom to giving the world graphene.

They are the largest single-site university in the UK, with the largest student community. In total, 25 Nobel Prize winners have worked or studied there.

And more than nine out of ten of their recent graduates go straight into employment or continued studies.

They are ranked 35th in the world, seventh in Europe and fifth in the UK in the 2016 Academic Ranking of World Universities. They were also ranked 87th in the world, 17th in Europe and 4th in the UK in the 2016 Reuters Top 100 Most Innovative Universities.

What’s more, they are well underway with the biggest investment in facilities undertaken by any UK university, with £750 million spent so far and a further £1 billion to follow by 2022.

The University of Manchester holds a special place in history. Their origins as England’s first civic university are closely linked to Manchester’s development as the world’s first industrial city.

Why Manchester?

International students play a huge part at The University of Manchester – their student population hails from 160 countries.

The welcoming, accessible and multicultural environment that is the city of Manchester provides the ideal base for your time studying in the UK.

Choose Manchester and you’ll put yourself ahead of the competition when the time comes to begin your career. With an award-winning careers service and courses built with your employ-ability in mind, it is no surprise that 94% of their graduates go straight into jobs or further study.

Teaching quality at the University of Manchester and support for international students is important to them. They will help you at all stages from before you apply to when you arrive. You will be supported at all times while you’re there.