About University of Manchester
Manchester - a unique university in a unique city
The University of Manchester is world renowned for its academic and research excellence. It was awarded the title University of the Year. With a distinguished history and exciting agenda for the future, our graduates are constantly in demand from the worlds top employers. The high-quality education offered in the UK is recognised around the world. Students from more than 180 countries want to study at The University of Manchester.
The Universitys degree programmes are career-orientated and designed with input from industry and commerce to make sure you gain the skills needed to progress in your chosen area. A number of programmes also have the option of a year in industry, which is an excellent way of broadening your experiences and preparing you for the world of work.
Employers know that a graduate from Manchester will be of an extremely high standard, increasing your career prospects at the end of your degree. They also have an award-winning Careers Service, which is consistently voted the best in the country.
Their unrivaled facilities and cultural assets include the Jodrell Bank Observatory, the Manchester Museum with its recent GBP20m extension, the Contact Theatre, the Whitworth Art Gallery and the John Rylands Library, the third largest academic library in the UK.
They also invest heavily in the latest technology and state-of-the-art equipment, with more than 10,000 PCs across campus, 24/7 access to computer facilities on campus, plus optional internet access to the University network in most halls.