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
We are one of the 10 leading universities in the UK for developing partnerships with small and medium-sized businesses.Find out more
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A joint initiative between Manchester Metropolitan University and the University of Manchester
12th January 2017
Walking the dog strengthens the human–animal bond
New research reveals the complexity of dog walks
12th December 2016
Communication project to help deprived children unlock education
Speech and language therapists working in primary schools
8th December 2016
Lucrative legal high profits pulling former inmates back into prison
Researchers challenge Ministry of Justice plans to tackle Spice epidemic
6th December 2016
Link between obesity and water intake under the spotlight
Nutritionist Dr Laura O’Connor receives British Nutrition Foundation grant
5th December 2016
University launches research-led think tank
MetroPolis to bridge the gap between research and policy makers
30th November 2016
Tackling child abuse linked to faith or belief
New research reveals more guidance is needed for professionals
29th November 2016
Older people’s sexual problems dismissed due to age
Couples not taken seriously by health practitioners
25th November 2016
£4m hydrogen fuel cell tech centre launched
Hub to propel Manchester companies into global low-carbon leaders
23rd November 2016
Opening up about youth loneliness
Young researchers to tackle isolation among their peers
The Healthcare Science Research Centre 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.