Manchester Metropolitan University is part of the largest higher education campus in the UK and one of the most extensive education centres in Europe. 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. We have a combination of the traditional and the contemporary that sets the University apart and gives us our distinct character.
MMU is one of the top performing new universities in the UK in terms of its research profile. Our work informs curriculum developments, shapes business and professional practice and influences policy-making, both nationally and internationally. MMU sits within the top five per cent of UK universities for exercise and sport science and within the top 12 per cent for materials science. It is ranked fourth among research-active new universities in attracting support from the Higher Education Funding Council for England.