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

Aiming Higher Together

The University of Manchester

Location: Oxford Road, Manchester

Approximate number of Higher Education students: 39,000

Approximate number of Higher Education courses: 300


Established in 1824 The University of Manchester is the largest single site University in Europe offering the largest selection of undergraduate courses in the UK. We work across disciplines and beyond the University, connecting the brightest minds to find innovative solutions to the world’s greatest challenges.

Whether you’re studying for a BA or a BSc, you’ll be able to make the most of our innovative technologies and learning environments, gaining skills that employers value. We seek excellence, inclusivity and impact in everything that we do.

Widening participation in higher education – in particular, enabling fairer access to a Manchester education for talented students regardless of their background – is central to our values as a world-class university.

Type of courses offered

Bachelors degree
Postgraduate courses

Subject areas offered at Higher Education level

Subjects allied to Medicine
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
Medicine and Dentistry
Linguistics, Classics and related subjects
Eastern, Asiatic, African, American and Australasian Languages, Literature and related subjects


Course Enquiries

Telephone: 0161 275 2077

Outreach contact

Telephone: 0161 275 8172

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