GM Higher, Greater Manchester Higher, Widening participation, Social mobility, Outreach

Aiming Higher Together

Manchester Metropolitan University

Location: Manchester and Cheshire Campus

Approximate number of Higher Education students: 37,000

Approximate number of Higher Education courses: 800


Our roots in higher education date back to 1824 and we’re committed to a strong future through a £350million investment in our buildings and facilities. You will benefit from high quality, leading-edge teaching and study facilities, alongside the strong professionally-focussed relationships that our academic staff have with organisations on a regional, national and international level.

Our central campus is situated close to Manchester’s city centre, with one further campus location in Crewe, 36 miles from Manchester. Manchester is one of the most extensive higher education centres in Europe. Its undeniable buzz, unique cosmopolitan character and varied ethnic mix makes the city the UK’s most popular student city in the UK. Our campus in Crewe offers a friendly campus experience, with a relaxed community feel and good access to nearby towns. We are one of the UK’s largest providers of science, engineering, technology and mathematics courses and an international leader in clothing design and technology.

We are a UK leader in art and design, education, sport science and the health and social work professions. Our academic reputation is underpinned by our research credibility. We are ranked fourth for research amongst the UK’s teaching universities by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) and we ensure that you will benefit from that research expertise in the subjects you choose to study.

Type of courses offered

Bachelors degree
Foundation degree
Postgraduate courses
Further Education Courses
Higher Level Apprenticeship

Subject areas offered at Higher Education level

Biological Sciences
Physical Sciences
Mathematical and Computer Sciences
Architecture, Building and Planning
Social studies
Business and Administrative studies
Mass Communications and Documentation
European Languages, Literature and related subjects
Historical and Philosophical studies
Creative Arts and Design
Combined studies
Linguistics, Classics and related subjects


Course Enquiries

Telephone: 0161 247 6969

Outreach contact

Telephone: 0161 247 5988

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