Research governance, ethics and integrity
At The University of Manchester, we’ve embedded a culture of good research practice.
Our Research Governance, Ethics and Integrity Team is responsible for developing and monitoring University policy and providing guidance and support to researchers in the area of research governance, integrity and ethics.
Open Research is a key element in supporting our University’s core aims of advancing knowledge and contributing to the wellbeing of society.
Good research conduct
Read about the Code of Good Research Conduct and what it means for research at Manchester.
Find out about the types of ethical approval and how we obtain them.
We manage any potential risk to our international research collaborations to ensure that they are safe, secure and that we uphold the principles of Trusted Research.
Policies and guidelines
Find a comprehensive list of our policies and guidelines for all areas of research.
Have a concern about possible research misconduct? Find out what to do next.
Interested in investigating the effects of drugs or medical devices? Find out what approval you'll need.
Information for staff
Are you a member of research staff at The University of Manchester? Read our dedicated information for you.