Manchester Metropolitan University

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Art and Design

Manchester School of Art, our research centre for art and design, hosts the 5th largest community of researchers in art and design rated world leading and internationally excellent in the UK. The centre has long-standing relationships with galleries, museums, and the creative industries in the region and beyond.

Manchester Met is renowned for world-class apparel research, development and practice and our research activities embrace the complete apparel supply chain and management from fashion business and creative concepts to innovative product development and sustainability.

At our Cheshire campus, we offer music, dance, drama and performance and our £6million Contemporary Arts centre has its own theatre, rehearsal and performance studios, multimedia and recording suites plus gallery spaces.

Check if you meet our standard university entrance requirements for research degrees. For details on applying see our applications page. You will also find it helpful to consult the fees information for potential Home/EU and Overseas students.

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Research Degree Scholarships

Self-funded PhD Opportunities

Self-funded research degree opportunities at Manchester School of Art are open throughout the year.

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