Widening participation in action
Our widening participation activity covers the entire student lifecycle. Explore some of our key widening participation programmes through the case studies below.
Case study: Team Uganda
Levelling the playing field for WP students and graduates with a life changing volunteering project.
Case study: Support during COVID-19
Bolstering our University support to minimise the COVID-19 burden for our most disadvantaged students.
Case Study: Fair Admissions
Ensuring student recruitment, selection and admission is transparent, fair and identifies outstanding students from all backgrounds.
Case Study: Successful Graduates
Producing socially mobile graduates distinguished around the world for their professional, employability, leadership qualities and broad liberal education.
Case Study: Partnership with IntoUniversity
Our first IntoUniversity centre opened its doors in autumn 2018 in Blackley, North Manchester.
Case Study: Inspiring The Next Generation
Giving Year 10 pupils an insight into higher education while helping to develop their skills and self-confidence.