Professional Services

For the highest standard of teaching and research to take place at The University of Manchester, we require Professional Services that operate at a level to match.

Professional Services

  • Directorate of Compliance and Risk
  • Directorate of Estates and Facilities
  • Directorate of Finance
    • Directorate of Planning
  • Directorate of Human Resources
  • Directorate of IT Services
  • Directorate of Legal Affairs and Board Secretariat
    • Governance Office
  • Directorate of Research and Business Engagement
  • Directorate for the Student Experience
  • Division of Communications and Marketing
  • Division of Development and Alumni Relations
  • The University Library
  • Office of Social Responsibility

Each of these report to the Registrar, Secretary and Chief Operating Officer, who in turn reports to the President of the University.

There is also a Director of Faculty Operations in each Faculty, overseeing support for these areas.

To find out more, view our guide to key people in Professional Services or our complete guide to Professional Services