The University of Manchester has a reputation for pioneering research and innovation and incorporating critical thinking into every field. It is ranked among the world’s top universities, placing 38th according to the 2017 Academic Ranking of World Universities. As the birthplace of nuclear physics, the city of Manchester has a long tradition of academic achievement, with over 25 Nobel Prize winners having worked or studied there. Manchester offers a student life that can be tailored to personal tastes, with exciting opportunities and experiences that are easy to become immersed in. The city is full of cosmopolitan attractions that are never more than a simple bus ride away. The welcoming at
mosphere of the campus, in combination with the endless extracurricular activities and solid support structure, ensure that all students quickly feel at home.
Manchester is the most popular student city in the UK. With the campus’ convenient location right in the heart of the city, students have access to the student hotspots. Nightlife, music, art, culture, sports, restaurants, shopping, and festivals surround the campus all year round.
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.