The University of Manchester's work with India
India is at the forefront of global industry. We're proud to work with India on a wide range of successful research collaborations.
Proud to partner with India brochure
You can find out more about our innovative partnerships in our new brochure:
Manchester worldwide: proud to partner with India (PDF document, 3.88MB)
Partnerships between Manchester and India connect world-leading research with local knowledge to drastically improve lives and take advantage of emerging opportunities.
We have a long history of welcoming the brightest students and best research talent to Manchester; the University has 100 Indian academic staff and one of the UK’s largest Indian student communities.
Our research in Kolkata has helped lower mortality rates of childhood leukaemia patients.
Our partnership has identified high levels of arsenic in rice in West Bengal.
Professor Hugh Coe, atmospheric scientist, tells us about his research into air pollution.
Arun Prakash Aranga Raju, Application Specialist, tells us why he chose to study at Manchester.
Indian women experience more COVID-related hardship than men
Research shows that women in India have suffered more than men during the pandemic due to pre-existing gender inequalities.
New areas at risk of drinking water arsenic exposure in India
An international team has highlighted the increased probability of high arsenic well waters in areas not routinely checked in India.
Partnership of Museums
Manchester Museum and the award-winning Partition Museum in Amritsar, India, are forming a five-year partnership.
Graphene yarns could be used to produce smart textiles
Manchester researchers have developed a new production process for graphene-based performance textiles.
Study of Indian women’s role in farming wins international prize for academic
The University of Manchester’s Professor Bina Agarwal has been recognised in the gender studies category of the Balzan Prize.