Faculty and School research departments

Our size allows a breadth of research activity that can be matched by few universities.

Academics at the forefront of their field work in an academic School within one of our three Faculties. To find out more about the research activities taking place in across the University, select a School from the list below.

Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health

The Faculty's research is focused on eight key research domains.

Browse the Faculty's research by School and Division using the University's Research Explorer.

Get an overview of the Faculty's research strength on the Biology, Medicine and Health website.

Faculty of Science and Engineering

Get an overview of the Faculty’s research at the Science and Engineering website.

Faculty of Humanities

Get an overview of the Faculty’s research at the Humanities website.

The University of Manchester Research Institute

As well as the research activity taking place across our Faculties, we also conduct a range of high-profile research that combines the best minds from various disciplines, coordinated by our University of Manchester Research Institute.