The University of Manchester
Number one in Europe
in the latest Impact Rankings
We're the only university in the world to rank in the top ten in every year of the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings.
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Discover what it's like to study at Manchester at our in-person open days on 17 and 24 June.
Manchester is top in Europe for social and environmental impact
The University also ranked second in the world for meaningful contributions to the UN SDGs in the 2023 Times Higher Education Impact Rankings.
Whitworth gallery announces renowned new Director
Internationally-renowned Sook-Kyung Lee joins the Manchester gallery from London’s Tate Modern, where she is a Senior Curator of International Art.
University launches groundbreaking Ukrainian politics course
The course focuses on contemporary Ukrainian politics, making it the second such course in the UK and the first taught by a Ukrainian scholar.
Sir Patrick Vallance to become honorary chair
Sir Patrick Vallance, the Government's Chief Scientific Adviser, who played a critical role during the COVID-19 pandemic, has been appointed an honorary Chair in Biological Sciences.
University spin-out revolutionises battery technology in the UK
Watercycle Technologies Ltd has extracted lithium carbonate and graphite from black mass, a milestone in sustainable battery technology.
Manchester alumnae honoured with BAFTA's highest award
The career of Manchester alumnae, Meera Syal, was recognised by BAFTA on Sunday night, as she was given their highest Fellowship award.
Making a difference with jobs and skills for local communities
The stories of four University colleagues take centre stage in a feature in the Manchester Evening News, showing how we offer job opportunities to people living in our neighbouring communities.
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We collaborate with organisations and institutions worldwide in our research, innovation and teaching.
We know the value of working together. Our expertise can help you achieve your business objectives.
We engage policymakers, thinkers, researchers, the media and the public with our work, informing policy in the UK and around the world.
Your support helps our researchers and graduates to build a more progressive, responsible world.
We offer every kind of role imaginable. From local talent to global experts, we want to hear from you.
Enjoy the benefits of being a part of the largest global alumni community of any campus-based university in the UK.
Our tailored support services and engaging activities for pupils of all ages will help make your job easier.
Awards and accreditationsAll awards
Race Equality Charter
Our Race Equality Charter Bronze Award recognises excellence in advancing racial equality in higher education.
Living Wage Foundation
We are proud to be accredited for our commitment to paying our people a real living wage.
This award recognises our excellence in delivering and supporting public engagement.
Athena Swan Charter
We're committed to developing the careers of women in science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine.
Stonewall Top 100 Employer
We are proud to rank 30th in the charity's ranking of LGBTQ+ inclusion in the workplace.
Disability Confident Employer
This symbol recognises our commitment to the recruitment, retention and career development of disabled people.
University of Sanctuary
We're committed to creating a welcoming and safe place for refugees and asylum seekers.
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