University of Manchester
Manchester,Greater Manchester , North West, United Kingdom
Overview
The University of Manchester is based in the north of England and is among the largest universities in the UK, with around 38,000 students (almost 9,000 international) currently enrolled alongside 10,000 staff. The University is famous for its academic and research excellence and is also a member of the Russell Group.

The University of Manchester currently has 25 Nobel Prize winners among current and former staff and students, and 91% of Manchester’s recent graduates go straight into employment or continued studies. In the prestigious Shanghai Jiao Tong Academic Ranking of World Universities, the University of Manchester is ranked 33rd in the world and sixth in the UK.

Following the last Quality Assurance Agency review, it was stated that: “confidence can reasonably be placed in the soundness of the institution's present and likely future management of the quality of the learning opportunities available to students”, the best possible outcome for the University.

In addition to 25 Nobel prizes (ten for physics, nine for chemistry, three for physiology/medicine, and three for Economics), the University’s pioneering work is extensive and Manchester offers substantial opportunities for intellectually curious students amidst a friendly networked, and ambitious community.

International Students - 25.2%


University Statistics
Student satisfaction score
72.55%
Average graduate salary
18K
% of graduates in work or further study
85.0%
Location

Manchester is located three hours north of London by train and is a city with a world famous reputation for sport and culture. The city is home to some of Britain’s finest art galleries, theatres and museums, with the fantastic and unique architecture of the city's industrial past and vibrant present providing a beautiful backdrop to your stay in the city.

The university campus, situated on Oxford Road, is the largest estate in UK higher education, spanning 270 hectares with 245 buildings, 24 of which are listed. It is within walking distance from the city centre and close to Curry Mile, a road famous for its curry houses and Middle Eastern supermarkets.

Student Guide

The University of Manchester has a dedicated team providing a wide range of services upon your arrival. An airport collection service provides a warm welcome and orientation courses help you quickly settle into life in the UK. Ongoing support is provided throughout your time at the University, whether you're seeking advice about visa information or immigration, looking to further develop your academic English, or you want to spend some free time traveling in the UK.

The University of Manchester has a full range of on-campus health facilities with doctors, nurses, and dentists. All students have full access to the health centre and all health care fees are fully covered by the National Health Service for full-time students.