The University of Manchester has strategic partnerships and collaborations worldwide. We bring innovation to businesses, insight to institutions and an unforgettable experience to those who study with us.
We have an illustrious history of discovery, from atomic physics to the first stored-program computer. Our international stature is reflected in the 25 Nobel Prize winners who have worked or studied here, including Ernest Rutherford, William Arthur Lewis and the graphene pioneers Andre Geim and Kostya Novoselov.
Choose to work with us and you'll be entering a relationship with England's first and most eminent of civic universities, born in a city that was at the heart of the Industrial Revolution.
Find out about some of our pioneering collaborations around the world.
Whether you're a multinational company or a researcher looking to further your search for answers, you'll find that we can match your ambition.
Our reputation for education and innovation resonates across the world.
We're the UK's most popular university among international students.
The Confucius Institute is ten
Key figures from the Chinese community celebrated the 10th anniversary of the Confucius Institute, marking Manchester’s commitment to Chinese learning and teaching.
University partners with China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation
A new joint lab will be established, focusing on advanced control systems.
Manchester plays vital role in billion-euro ‘Human Brain Project’
A European project involving more than 100 institutions has launched a range of prototype computer platforms to help advance understanding of the brain.
China’s President Xi Jinping visits the National Graphene Institute
President Xi visited our world-leading graphene research facility to learn about the future graphene applications being developed here in collaboration with our global industrial partners.
Manchester presents to the United Nations
The Manchester Institute for Collaborative Research on Ageing informed a session on the human rights of older people at the UN in New York.