Supporting the most talented and ambitious new researchers. Investing £2.5m in PhD Scholarships across a wide range of specialist subjects. Join us in delivering outstanding research that addresses the challenges facing contemporary society.Find out more
Lecturer wins prestigious AHRC award for work on Nigerian LiteratureFind out more
An £800,000 National Institute for Health Research grant will create new clinical prescription methods for the delivery of vital communication aids to children.Find out more
Our research in English, led by Poet Laureate Professor Dame Carol Ann Duffy, is rated 8th in the UK for impact.Find out more
With 45 researchers rated world-leading and internationally excellent, we are the top new university for the power of health research and 12th out of 94 UK universities overall.Find out more
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A joint initiative between Manchester Metropolitan University and the University of Manchester
5th April 2017
Sir Martin Narey joins Manchester Metropolitan as Visiting Professor
Government adviser will shape policy evaluation and research
5th April 2017
Graffiti under threat as street art moves online
Young artists switch to using social media to share their work
30th March 2017
Music education makes a big difference to at risk young people, research reveals
New book suggests introducing DJ decks and urban music to classrooms
27th March 2017
Choice of apple tree affects orchard biodiversity, researchers find
Pie filling favourite the Bramley apple is better than counterparts
24th March 2017
Children and teenagers who hear voices sought for study shaping support services
Researchers need 10- to 18-year-olds - and their family - to take part
15th March 2017
Big data project with Greater Manchester Police to help tackle crime and disorder
University analysis to predict demand and improve efficiency
15th March 2017
Girls involved in gangs helped to start afresh in new project
Boosting aspiration through sport, culture and peer support
14th March 2017
Top prize at Parliament's STEM for BRITAIN event
PhD student named the best early career researcher
The Centre for Biomedicine encompasses ground-breaking ideas with the potential to impact on society and improve quality of life. It works closely with colleagues from a wide range of disciplines to open up exciting new avenues of research.
RCASS incoporates the work of researchers in sociology, criminology, human geography, youth studies, football and community studies, policy evaluation and multimedia journalism.
RCASS is a cross disciplinary research centre bringing different viewpoints to question some of the key issues in social science.
Andrea Zapp, a designer and artist working at Manchester Met, talks through combining her passion for photography and textiles, into a viable business with help from the Centre for Enterprise.
High-impact interdisciplinary computer science research with applications in healthcare, security and urbanisation. We have a collaborative approach with expertise in Intelligent Systems, Future Networks, Distributed Systems, Interactive Systems, and Complex Systems.