Manchester Metropolitan University
Address: All Saints Building, All Saints, Manchester, M15 6BH
Telephone: 0161 247 2000
Vice Chancellor: Professor John Brooks
With origins dating back to the 1830s, Manchester Metropolitan University is now the most popular university in the UK, attracting 52,750 UCAS applications by this year’s January deadline.
The University is a major economic contributor to the North West: its business incubator, Innospace, underpins start-ups and new enterprises, courses and training are tailored in-house for top companies, helping SMEs to grow and access funding, and it is the region’s largest public sector provider of accountancy, law and education professionals.
In the 2008 RAE MMU’s subjects rated internationally excellent included health, biomedical sciences, computer science, business and management, social work and social policy, philosophy, drama, dance and performing arts.
MMU is also leading the delivery of the STEM programme in the region to widen access and increase the uptake of strategically important subjects such as chemistry, physics, maths and engineering by the current and future workforce.
They are one of the largest providers of science, engineering and technology education in the UK and an international leader in clothing design and technology.
MMU is investing £300 million in world-class facilities to support teaching and research.
Recent news from Manchester Metropolitan University
19 May: Cheshire students learn from the best
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19 May: James Brownhill Awards
Second awards in memory of student
16 May: Take up the MBA Challenge
Win a £16,500 management scholarship
13 May: Raising aspirations in Manchester communities
Diane Abbott MP speaks at conference for Hulme
13 May: Academic sparks change in law on discrimination
Research will help protect 'Untouchables'
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