Manchester Metropolitan University is a modern university, in a great global city, with a driving ambition to discover and disseminate knowledge, making higher education accessible and beneficial to all those with the passion and ability to succeed. The Teaching Excellence Framework silver award has been awarded to the university, recognizing the excellent teaching quality. While the school has had roots in higher education dating back to 1824, they are today committed and focused on the school’s future. MMU has over 36,000 students, with over 800 undergraduate course options and conducted in their world-class facilities. It is one of UK’s greenest universities and is within the top 3 percen
t of universities in the world.
The city of Manchester is of national importance with a strong presence on the global map. It is diverse and known for its innovation and creativity, values that the university strives to emulate, embody, and embed in their students. The student population is friendly and ambitious, with individuals consistently being inspired to push their boundaries and reach new heights. It is an empowering environment, one in which puts forth the best opportunity for success.
Known throughout the world as the birthplace of the industrial revolution, Manchester has a proud history in science, politics, music, arts and sport. Today the city combines this heritage with a progressive vision to be a city that delivers surprise and delight in equal measures. Manchester city center is jam-packed with unique and eclectic restaurants, bars, shops, museums, galleries and hotels whilst the surrounding Greater Manchester boroughs offer a patch-work of visitor experiences includi
ng quaint market towns, traditional pubs and beautiful green spaces and waterways to be explored on foot or bike. It is the third most visited city in the UK and is the second highest rated city in the country.