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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.
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We have an international presence in five global hubs that offer a growing portfolio of distance and blended learning programmes.
Breakthrough uncovers camouflage strategy of multi-resistant bacteria
The University of Tübingen, the German Centre for Infection Research and Manchester have decoded a protein used by pathogens to protect themselves against our immune systems.
Antarctic researchers enter a state of ‘psychological hibernation’
The international study found Antarctic researchers enter a state of ‘psychological hibernation’ as a coping mechanism for extreme environments.
Manchester professor hosts Chinese and US diplomats
Professor Peter Gries of the Manchester China Institute hosted diplomats in Washington to discuss US-China relations.
Manchester ranked 35th in the world for employability
Manchester has been ranked the 35th best institution for employability in the Times Higher Education 2018 Global University Employability Rankings.
Ethiopian ambassador visits University
The UK’s Ethiopian ambassador has met the first students from Ethiopia to be awarded the University’s Equity and Merit scholarships.
Olympian speaks at Manchester 50 years after his ‘fist of defiance’ protest
Olympic athlete Tommie Smith spoke at Manchester’s annual Arthur Lewis Lecture about the legacy of his iconic gesture.